ethynodiol diacetate


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ethynodiol diacetate

(ĕ-thī′nə-dī′ôl′ dī-ăs′ĭ-tāt′, -ōl′)
n.
A progestin, C24H32O4, used in combination with estrogen in oral contraceptives.

ethynodiol diacetate

Etynodiol diacetate, a PROGESTOGEN drug used, without oestrogen, as an oral contraceptive. A brand name is Femulen.
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The OC pill formulation used in this study contained the progestogen ethynodiol diacetate, which is not used routinely in modern clinical practice.
Evaluation of Genotoxic Potential of Ethynodiol Diacetate in Human Lymphocytes In Vitro.
No published trials have evaluated the combined oral contraceptives that use the progestins desogestrel, norethindrone or ethynodiol diacetate, for example.
The group taking a Pill with the progestin ethynodiol diacetate showed the only increase in HDL cholesterol and the largest increase in apolipoprotein A-1 levels, while the group taking a Pill with levonorgestrel showed the largest decrease in HDL cholesterol and the smallest increase in apolipoprotein A-1 levels.
Pharmaceutical company Mylan NV (Nasdaq:MYL) (TASE:MYL) disclosed on Wednesday the availability of Ethynodiol Diacetate and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets USP, 1 mg / 0.05 mg in the US contraceptive market.
Evaluation of genotoxic potential of synthetic progestin ethynodiol diacetate in human lymphocytes in vitro.
At age 26 years she began a combination OC with 0.1 mg ethynodiol diacetate and 35 mug ethinyl estradiol for family planning.