Medicines

Here you will find the recommendations we have made about the use of individual medicines in Lancashire.

Levonorgestrel (Jaydess ®)

Brand: Jaydess ®
NICE TA: 
Indication: Contraception
Disease category: Genito-urinary system
Commissioning responsibility: CCG
PbR excluded: No

Background

Levonorgestrel intrauterine delivery system is recommended as a contraceptive for up to 3 years, second line to Mirena, only for women who want periods or if there are problems inserting a Mirena.

Decisions of Lancashire local decision making groups:

NHS Blackburn With Darwen CCG and NHS East Lancashire CCG NHS Blackpool CCG NHS Chorley and South Ribble CCG and NHS Greater Preston CCG NHS Fylde and Wyre CCG NHS Morecambe Bay CCG NHS West Lancashire CCG

Green

Green

Green (Restricted)

Green (restricted)

Green (Restricted)

Green