norethindrone acetate


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Noun1.norethindrone acetate - a synthetic progestational hormone (trade name Norlutin) used in oral contraceptives and to treat endometriosis
Loestrin - trade name for an oral contraceptive containing estradiol and norethindrone
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
progestin, progestogen - any of a group of steroid hormones that have the effect of progesterone
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The OEPs with drospirenone, norgestimate, desogestrel, or norethindrone acetate may be optimal choices for the treatment of acne caused by PCOS.
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Norethindrone acetate is a well-tolerated, effective option to decrease both endometriosis-related pain and bleeding among adolescents.
The oral HT trial, conducted by Boston University in 2008, studied the results in 485 women of taking two doses of ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone acetate (a synthetic progesterone) compared to taking a placebo.
Medroxyprogesterone acetate and norethindrone acetate are both commonly used for the treatment of pain in endometriosis.
The findings support the use of extended cycle suppression with oral estrogen (20 mcg) and progestin norethindrone acetate (1 mg) in a continuous regimen for indications such as endometriosis, hirsutism, and acne, Dr.
Estranes include norethindrone and its derivatives, norethindrone acetate and ethinyodiol diacetate.
If you don't want to take a daily medication, a course of progesterone, such as medroxyprogesterone acetate, micronized progesterone or norethindrone acetate, taken for seven to 14 days every one to two months, may help.
Another study of a regimen of oestradiol and norethindrone acetate found no evidence of endometrial hyperplasia after five years of continuous combined treatment.
Of 12 girls aged 12-18 years included in the randomized study, 5 received a combination oral contraceptive with 20 mcg of ethinyl estradiol and 1 mg of norethindrone acetate for 12 months and 7 received one with 35 mcg of ethinyl estradiol and 1 mg norethindrone for the same duration.
Of 12 girls aged 12-18 years included in the study, 5 received a combination oral contraceptive with 20 mcg of ethinyl estradiol and 1 mg of norethindrone acetate for 12 months and 7 received one with 35 mcg of ethinyl estradiol and 1 mg norethindrone for the same duration.
Instead, you can take a course of progesterone, such as medroxyprogesterone acetate, micronized progesterone or norethindrone acetate, taken for seven to 14 days every one to two months.