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FDA Approves Medicines360’s sNDA for LILETTA® (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) 52 mg to Prevent Pregnancy for up to Four Years

Approval Offers Women Additional Flexibility for Pregnancy Prevention DUBLIN and SAN FRANCISCO – Allergan plc (NYSE:AGN), a leading global pharmaceutical company, and Medicines360, a global nonprofit women’s health pharmaceutical company with a mission of expanding access to quality medicines, announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Medicines360’s Supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) to extend the duration of use […]

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Medicines360 and Allergan Present Four-Year Multi-Center Pivotal Trial Data of LILETTA® (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) 52 mg at the 2017 ACOG Meeting

Allergan plc (NYSE:AGN), a leading global pharmaceutical company, and Medicines360, a nonprofit women’s health pharmaceutical company with a mission of expanding access to quality medicines, presented four-year data from their ongoing multi-center U.S.-based pivotal trial of LILETTA® (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) 52 mg at the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) annual clinical and scientific meeting.

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Medicines360 and Allergan Announce Partnership with Health Centers to Help Address Unintended Pregnancies in Areas Impacted by Zika

Medicines360, a nonprofit women’s health pharmaceutical company with a mission of expanding access to quality medicines, and Allergan plc (NYSE:AGN), a leading global pharmaceutical company, today announced a partnership with 340B-eligible health centers and other safety net providers in Puerto Rico and Florida, both areas where there is local transmission of the Zika virus, to make available their hormonal contraceptive, LILETTA® (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) 52 mg. LILETTA is an IUS, intrauterine system (otherwise known as an intrauterine device or IUD), that is approved for the prevention of pregnancy for up to three years.

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FDA Accepts for Filing Supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for LILETTA® (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) 52 mg

Allergan plc, (NYSE: AGN) a leading global pharmaceutical company, and Medicines360, a nonprofit global women’s health pharmaceutical company, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for filing the company’s supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) to potentially extend the duration of use for the prevention of pregnancy from up to three years to up to four years for LILETTA® (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) 52 mg.

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Medicines360 and Allergan Announce Study Publication Evaluating Pelvic Infection Risk Following Same-Day Sexually Transmitted Infection Testing and LILETTA (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) 52 mg Placement

Medicines360, a nonprofit global women’s health pharmaceutical company, and Allergan, plc (NYSE: AGN), a leading global pharmaceutical company, today announced the publication of, “A prospective assessment of pelvic infection risk following same-day sexually transmitted infection testing and levonorgestrel intrauterine system placement” in the November, 2016 medical journal, American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology.

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International Women’s Day at Direct Relief International

SANTA BARBARA INDEPENDENT – Direct Relief’s Kirchmaier Volunteer Center was standing room only Friday morning, March 8, as more than 150 people gathered in honor of International Women’s Day to celebrate achievements and acknowledge remaining hurdles, including the lack of global access to affordable maternal health care. This year’s theme was “balance for better — […]

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Medicines360, Afaxys Partner to Expand Public Health Access to LILETTA® (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) 52 mg

Strategic alliance will increase engagement with U.S. public health clinics and their patients about hormonal IUDs (long-acting reversible contraceptives, or LARCs) SAN FRANCISCO and CHARLESTON, S.C. – Medicines360 and Afaxys Pharma, LLC, two mission-driven, socially conscious women’s health pharmaceutical companies, today announced their collaboration to promote Medicines360’s intrauterine system (IUS), LILETTA® (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) 52 mg, which is […]

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Medicines360 Expands Access To Contraception In Africa

FORBES – Medicines360, the non-profit pharmaceutical company behind the hormonal IUD Liletta, is on a mission to increase women’s access to reproductive care around the world. This month, the female-led company announced the launch of Avibela, a hormonal IUD, in Madagascar.

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