contraceptive pill


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Related to contraceptive pill: Morning after pill, Emergency contraceptive pill
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Noun1.contraceptive pill - a contraceptive in the form of a pill containing estrogen and progestin to inhibit ovulation and so prevent conceptioncontraceptive pill - a contraceptive in the form of a pill containing estrogen and progestin to inhibit ovulation and so prevent conception
Demulen - trade name for an oral contraceptive
Enovid - trade name for an oral contraceptive containing mestranol and norethynodrel
Loestrin - trade name for an oral contraceptive containing estradiol and norethindrone
Lo/Ovral - trade name for an oral contraceptive containing estradiol and norgestrel
Micronor - trade name for and oral contraceptive containing the progestin compound norethindrone
Modicon - trade name for an oral contraceptive containing estradiol and norethindrone
Norinyl - trade name for an oral contraceptive containing norethindrone and mestranol
Norlestrin - trade name for an oral contraceptive containing estradiol and norethindrone
Nor-Q-D - trade name for an oral contraceptive containing norethindrone
Ovocon - trade name for an oral contraceptive containing estradiol and norethindrone
Ovral - trade name for an oral contraceptive containing estradiol and norgestrel
Ovrette - trade name for an oral contraceptive containing norgestrel
Ovulen - trade name for an oral contraceptive containing mestranol and a progestin compound
Lipo-Lutin, progesterone - a steroid hormone (trade name Lipo-Lutin) produced in the ovary; prepares and maintains the uterus for pregnancy
Translations

contraceptive pill

npillola anticoncezionale
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A large Swedish study has found that women who take the oral contraceptive pill are at reduced risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis.
340 healthy women aged between 18 and 35 were treated randomly over the course of three months with either pills with no effect (placebos) or contraceptive pills containing ethinylestradiol and levonorgestrel, the most common form of combined contraceptive pill in Sweden and many other countries.
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Dr Sarah Branch, deputy director of MHRA's vigilance and risk management of medicines division, said: "This is important new advice for women who want to use the emergency contraceptive pill.
A FORMER University of Liverpool student died from complications caused by taking the contraceptive pill.
A BIRMINGHAM academic has spoken of the benefits of the contraceptive pill after the tragic death of Fallan Kurek.
Fallan Kurek collapsed with a blood clot in her lungs 25 days after her GP prescribed the combined contraceptive pill to help regulate her periods.
Findings from studies of emergency contraceptive pill users in Jamaica, Kenya and Ghana suggested repeat use of the method, (8-10) though none offered a definition of the phenomenon, and they assessed frequency of use over different time frames.