drospirenone(redirected from Yasmin (drug))
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a spironolactone analogue that acts as a progestational agent; used in combination with an estrogen component as an oral contraceptive.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
A progestin, C24H30O3, that is an analog of spironolactone and is used in combination with estrogen in oral contraceptives and in hormone replacement therapy.
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drospirenoneA progestogen drug used in combination with ETHINYLOESTRADIOL (ethinylestradiol) as a combined oral contraceptive under the brand name Yasmin.
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