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Loestrin

a trademark for an oral contraceptive containing an estrogen (ethinyl estradiol) and a progestin (norethindrone acetate).
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Lo Loestrin Fe contains 24 pills with 1 mg of norethindrone acetate; each pill, therefore, is pharmacologically equivalent to a pill that contains 2 mg of norethindrone.
Similarly, the Loestrin 211/20 tablets market achieved yearly sales of around $56.
The company stated that its patent for Lo Loestrin Fe (norethindrone acetate and ethinyl estradiol tablets, ethinyl estradiol tablets and ferrous fumarate tablets) has been has been infringed by Lupin Pharmaceuticals Inc and Amneal Pharmaceuticals.
In addition, the generic product approved but not currently marketed is norethindrone acetate/ethinyl estradiol, the generic equivalent of Loestrin 24 Fe.
The UK business sells a range of pharmaceutical products in the UK and Ireland - including analgesic Kapake, incontinence drug Regurin and oral contraceptive Loestrin.
The products - hormone replacement therapy line FemHRT, and contraceptives Loestrin and Estrostep - contributed sales of $37.
Commonly prescribed brands: Bayer's Yaz and Yasmin, Warner Chilcott's Loestrin 24 Fe, Ortho- McNeil/Janssen's Ortho Tri-Cyclen and Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo, Barr Pharmaceuticals' Seasonale and Seasonique.
03 mg and ferrous fumarate tablets, 75 mg) from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market generic variants of Warner Chilcott s loestrin Fe 1/20 tablets (norethindrone acetate and ethinyl estradiol tablets usp, 1 mg/0.
According to the company, the 2013 revenue expectations reflect, amongst other things, the anticipated growth of certain of its promoted products, including LO LOESTRIN FE and ESTRACE CREAM, which it believes will be more than offset by the anticipated continued decline in ACTONEL revenues.
And now two pills (YAZ, a combination of drospirenone, a progestin, and ethinyl estradiol; and Loestrin 24 Fe, a combination of ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone, another progesterone) contain 24 days of hormones and four days of placebo pills, usually resulting in a shorter period.
John's wort and Loestrin 1 / 20 (norethindrone / estradiol) during a 4-month study.