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Mirena is an IUD made of soft, flexible plastic that’s placed into your uterus by a healthcare provider.

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Kim’s StoryKim’s Story

Kim wanted birth control
with no daily routine.

Important Safety Information | Full Prescribing Information

Kim’s Story

Kim wanted birth control with no daily routine.

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See for YourselfSee for Yourself

Effective birth control that lasts for as
long as Kim wants, for up to 5 years.

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A Mother’s Thoughts

A mother considers her reasons
for choosing Mirena.

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Kim’s StoryKim’s Story

Kim wanted birth control
with no daily routine.

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Insurance Coverage

Check with your health insurance to see if you can get Mirena at no cost, including product cost and your placement and removal appointments. Based on the current healthcare law, most insurance plans are required to cover the cost of the prescription birth control. For many women, this means no co-pays, no deductibles, and no out-of-pocket costs for birth control, including Mirena.

Learn about your coverage

There are more than 100 health insurance providers that now cover the cost of Mirena, including product cost and your placement and removal appointments. Some of these plans are*:
Aetna®
Cigna®
Coventry®
HealthNet®
Highmark®
Humana®
United®
WellPoint®
Blue Cross® and Blue Shield® (BCBS)

*List is subject to change.

The majority of BCBS-affiliated plans.

Even if your health insurance provider is listed here, the details of your plan may vary. It is important to verify your specific benefits and coverage by asking your health insurance provider if Mirena is fully covered under the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Contact your provider

When contacting your health insurance provider to find out if Mirena is covered for you, follow these easy steps.

If the cost of Mirena (including product cost and your placement and removal appointments) is covered by your insurance plan, talk to your doctor and consider making an appointment to have Mirena placed at no cost to you.

If you are having trouble getting Mirena at no cost, visit CoverHer.org or call the National Women’s Law Center at 1-866-745-5487. A variety of resources are available to help you get the coverage you may be entitled to under the ACA.

If your insurance provider does not cover the cost of Mirena, you still have options.

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