Alesse

Alesse

(ə-lĕs′)
A trademark for an oral contraceptive drug containing ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel.

Alesse

A combination oral contraceptive containing the lowest hormone doses (levonorgestrel/ethinyl estradiol) on the market while still maintaining > 99% efficacy when used as directed.

Alesse®

Gynecology A combination oral contraceptive containing the lowest hormone doses–levonorgestrel/ ethinyl estradiol–now on the market while still maintaining greater than 99% efficacy when used as directed. See Birth control.
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02 mg, the reference listed drug for the former Alesse brand.
19) Moretti S, Marcellini S, Boschini A, Famularo G, Santini G, Alesse E et al.
Tatone C, Carbone MC, Gallo R, Delle Monache S, Di Cola M, Alesse E, Amicarelli F.
En effet, les patients canadiens de l'etude ont demande a leur medecin le medicament contraceptif Alesse, qui n'a fait l'objet d'aucune publicite chez nos voisins du Sud et qu'aucun Americain n'a demande (167).
SPRINGFIELD - Natalie Smith scored 19 points, and Alesse Nelson added 14 as Thurston defeated Springfield 51-33 in a Midwestern League girls basketball game on Monday.
75 Combination Ocs (a) (2-dose regimen, administered 12 hours apart) Alesse (b) 5 pink tablets/dose 100 0.
estimating the number of potentially affected child-care providers to be around 85,000); see also Letter from Mark Alesse, State Director of The Voice of Small Business[R], to Richard Platkin, Counsel to the Governor, in opposition to S.
Emergency Contraception Regimens by Brand Brand Number of pills per dose Repeat in 12 hours estrogen + progestin Ovral, Ogestrel 2 white Cryselle, LoOvral, Levora, 4 white Low-Ogestrel Nordette, Levlen 4 peach Portia, Seasonale, Trivora 4 pink Triphasil, Tri-levlen 4 yellow Enpresse 4 orange Alesse, Levlite, Lessina 5 pink Aviane 5 orange progestin only Ovrette 20 yellow Plan B 1 white (OR may give 2 tablets at once as a single dose) Source: Adapted from Stewart, F.
Conti P, Gigante GE, Alesse E, Fieschi C, Reale M, Angeletti PU (1985) A role for [Ca.