The LevoCept Intrauterine Contraceptive is a levonorgestrel releasing contraceptive device that is placed in your uterus and is intended to prevent pregnancy.
LevoCept is experimental and is being developed as a possible method of long acting reversible contraception. “Experimental” means that LevoCept has not yet been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use in the United States.
Is LevoCept right for me?
You might choose LevoCept if you:
- Want birth control that is reversible
- Want a birth control method that does not require taking it daily or monthly
- Want a hormonal method of birth control
- Want to participate in a clinical study being conducted to determine if LevoCept is safe and effective
How is LevoCept designed to work?
LevoCept is a hormone releasing intrauterine contraceptive designed to continuously release low-doses of levonorgestrel into the uterus.
CAUTION: New Drug – Limited by Federal Law to Investigational Use