Marvelon

Marvelon

An oral contraceptive containing ETHINYLOESTRADIOL (ethinylestradiol) and DESOGESTREL. See also CONTRACEPTION.
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In case of LH/FSH >2 or T >2.0 nmol/L, oral contraceptive pills (ethinylestradiol and desogestrel, Marvelon, Organon, Netherlands) were administered once daily for 21 days, and pills were used as necessary until the levels of LH and T returned to normal.
Clinical observation of marvelon combined with metformin in the treatment of 30 cases of pubertal polycystic ovary syndrome.
The control groups were danazol, gestrinone, mifepristone, and marvelon. Laparoscopic postoperative medication was used in 9 papers [8, 13, 17, 25, 26, 31, 3941].
While desogestrel is available in SA in combination with ethinyloestradiol as Marvelon and Mercilon, it is not available as a POP.
The total sale of the medication amounts to SR108,585,594 for about 5,877,318 medical boxes and units while the list also shows that women usually buy certain brands, with the Gynera brand being in the lead with sales of SR34.2 million, followed by Yasmin at SR27.2 million, Marvelon at SR23 million and Neo Sampoon at SR4,600,000 last year.
All GPs have been ordered to warn patients that they are almost twice as likely to develop blood clots if they take some of the most popular birth-control tablets, including Yasmin, Femodene and Marvelon, compared with older products.
All GPs have been told to warn patients their risk is almost double if they take the newer birth-control tablets such as Yasmin and Marvelon, compared with older products.
Meanwhile, those on contraceptives containing desogestrel (for example, Mercilon or Marvelon) had the highest risk.
She checked the box and spotted she had been given Marevan rather than the Marvelon she was prescribed.
The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists suggests that Co-Cyprindiol is used only for a few months initially to try to control matters and then an alternative such as Cilest, Yasmin or Marvelon is used.
supplied the OCP Marvelon, and Polfa, a Polish pharmaceutical company, provided simvastatin.