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Treatment Options


Abnormal uterine bleeding: treatment for your patients living with heavy periods.


There are several methods available for treating patients with AUB. Our Treatment Comparison Chart offers an at-a-glance comparison.

Treatment options for AUB include:

  • hormone therapy
  • dilation and curettage (D&C)
  • hysterectomy
  • endometrial ablation

Which option is right for your patient?

You and your patient will need to consider several factors before making a decision about how to treat her abnormal uterine bleeding, including:

  • cause of bleeding
  • amount and frequency of bleeding
  • specific ways heavy periods affect her life
  • possibility of future pregnancies
  • benefits of a one-time treatment vs. ongoing therapy

Her Option advantage

Her Option® Office Cryoablation Therapy uses cryoablation to reduce or eliminate menstrual periods in most women. This type of treatment can free your patients from abnormal uterine bleeding without surgery or hormones.

Important safety information

Her Option is not recommended for everyone. The therapy is contraindicated for patients who:

  • intend to become pregnant
  • use an IUD
  • suffer from uterine or endometrial cancer
  • have an active urinary tract infection or pelvic inflammatory disease
  • have certain types of uterine abnormalities
Her Option Instructions for Use