Bayer's Skyla pregnancy prevention system approved by FDA Bayer announced that the FDA approved Skyla (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) 13.5 mg, a new hormone-releasing system that is placed in the uterus for the prevention of pregnancy for up to three years. Skyla is a small, flexible plastic T-shaped device containing 13.5 mg of a progestin hormone called levonorgestrel. Skyla is intended for long-term use for up to three years but may be removed by a healthcare provider at any time.
Bayer says not looking to sell crop chemicals business, Reuters reports Bayer (BAYRY) says its Bayer CropScience unit is an "integral part" of the company and that the division is not for sale, Reuters reports. Bayer's comments come after Monsanto (MON) executives said that it is in internal discussions about tie-ups in the industry. Reference Link