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eth·i·nyl estradiol

A synthetic estrogen derivative, C20H24O2, used in oral and other contraceptive preparations and in hormone replacement therapy, usually in combination with a progestin.

[ethinyl, variant of ethynyl, containing an acetylene group : ethyn(e) + -yl.]

ethinyl estradiol

(USAN), ethinylestradiol (INN) n etinilestradiol m
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Delayed-release dimethyl fumarate (DMF) coadministered with norgestimate / ethinyl estradiol, a commonly used progesterone-estrogen combination oral contraceptive, did not alter the OC's pharmacokinetics or pharmacodynamics, according to the results of a small study.
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The combined contraceptive vaginal ring has been shown to produce mean serum ethinyl estradiol concentrations of 19 pg/ml and maximum serum concentrations of 35 pg/ml (13).
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The OCs with desogestrel or gestodene and 20 mcg of ethinyl estradiol implied relative risks of VTE that were 23% and 17% lower, respectively, than the risks for the same progestogens with 30 mcg of ethinyl estradiol.
We've come a long way from the 1960s, when OCs that delivered a daily dose of 150 [micro]g of mestranol (mestranol is 3-methoxy ethinyl estradiol) or 50 [micro]g of ethinyl estradiol were widely prescribed.
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