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Survey on Patient Satisfaction Rate for Mirena Use in Heavy Menstrual Bleeding

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Bayer Identifier:
First received: April 1, 2009
Last updated: June 20, 2014
Last verified: June 2014

The purposes of this study are:

  • To evaluate patient satisfaction for efficacy and tolerability of heavy menstrual bleeding treatment by Mirena.
  • To collect italian data for Mirena in clinical routine.

Condition Intervention
Menorrhagia Drug: Levonorgestrel (Mirena, BAY86-5028)

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Levonorgestrel Releasing Intrauterine System (MIRENA) in Idiopathic Menorrhagia

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Further study details as provided by Bayer:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The quality of life on the basis of the validated Health-Related Quality of Life questionnaire (HRQL SF-36) [ Time Frame: at 12 months ]

Enrollment: 78
Study Start Date: April 2008
Study Completion Date: December 2008
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Group 1 Drug: Levonorgestrel (Mirena, BAY86-5028)
Women using Mirena for intrauterine treatment of menorrhagia


Ages Eligible for Study:   30 Years to 49 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Women with a diagnosis of idiopathic menorrhagia and Mirena inserted for a period no longer than three months according to the assessment of the investigator will be included in the study

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Women diagnosed with Idiopathic Menorrhagia and Mirena inserted for a period no longer than three months according to the assessment of the investigator and according to the international and national guidelines. These women should also accept to be on contraception during the time period that they have Mirena in situ
  • Body Mass Index = 18-30

Exclusion Criteria:

  • One or more of the following disorders: Current or recurrent pelvic inflammatory disease; infection of the lower genital tract; postpartum endometritis; septic abortion during the past three months; cervicitis; cervical dysplasia; uterine or cervical malignancy; undiagnosed abnormal uterine bleeding; congenital or acquired abnormality of the uterus including fibroids if they distort the uterine cavity; conditions associated with increased susceptibility to infections; acute liver disease or liver tumor; known hypersensitivity to any of the constituents of the product
  • Nulliparity
  • Consumption of Iron, Antiprostaglandins, hormonal drugs and any medication that could effect bleeding should be stopped at least 3 months before the first visit and should not be used during the course of the study.
  • History of diabetes mellitus, cardiovascular disease and thyroid abnormalities
  • Anticoagulation therapy
  • Cancer history including breast cancer
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00874653

Many Locations, Italy
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Bayer Study Director Bayer
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Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Bayer Identifier: NCT00874653     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 14175
MA0711IT ( Other Identifier: Other company ID )
Study First Received: April 1, 2009
Last Updated: June 20, 2014

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Uterine Hemorrhage
Uterine Diseases
Genital Diseases, Female
Menstruation Disturbances
Pathologic Processes
Contraceptive Agents, Female
Contraceptive Agents
Reproductive Control Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Contraceptives, Oral, Synthetic
Contraceptives, Oral processed this record on September 21, 2017