norgestimate


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norgestimate

 [nor-jes´tĭ-māt]
a synthetic progestational agent used in combination with an estrogen component as an oral contraceptive.

norgestimate

/nor·ges·ti·mate/ (-jes´tĭ-māt) a synthetic progestational agent with little androgenic activity, used in combination with an estrogen component as an oral contraceptive.

norgestimate

(nôr-jĕs′tə-māt′)
n.
A progestin, C23H31NO3, used in combination with estrogen in oral contraceptives and in hormone replacement therapy.

norgestimate

[nor-jes′t-māt]
a synthetic progestational agent used in combination with an estrogen component as an oral contraceptive.
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In terms of numbers needed to harm, the researchers estimated that use of levonorgestrel and norgestimate resulted in 6 extra cases of VTE each year per 10,000 treated women aged 15-49, and 7 extra cases for women aged 25-49.
Lupin's Norgestimate and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets are the AB-rated generic equivalent of Ortho Tri-cyclen Lo[sup.
If you currently take Norgestimate or Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets, and as a result have suffered health complications or pregnancy as a result of the mis-packaged birth control pills, or have a question about this recall and your rights, please contact Federman & Sherwood immediately.
The manufacturer, Ortho Women's Health and Urology, in February announced preliminary results of the two studies, which are comparing thrombotic event rates in women on Ortho Evra and women on an oral contraceptive pill containing norgestimate with 35 mcg of ethinyl estradiol.
Last month, the manufacturer, Ortho Women's Health and Urology, announced preliminary results of the two studies, which compare thrombotic event rates in women on Ortho Evra and women on an oral contraceptive pill containing norgestimate with 35 mcg of ethinyl estradiol.
If you currently take Glenmark birth control containing norgestimate and ethinyl estradiol and as a result have suffered health complications or pregnancy as a result of the mis-packaged medication or have a question about the recall and your rights, please contact Branham Law Group, LLP immediately.
The nine women on the 28-day regimen of 30-mcg ethinyl estradiol/150-mcg levonorgestrel and the 11 women on the 28-day regimen of 35-mcg ethinyl estradiol/250-mcg norgestimate showed less follicular development than did the women given the traditional 21-day regimens of both formulations (8 women in each group).
The FDA's review of adverse events reported for Ortho Tri-Cyclen and Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo, which contain norgestimate and ethinyl estradiol, was conducted between December 2003 and January 2005, the year after the FDA granted marketing exclusivity to the drug.
Also, the hormone combination of estradiol and norgestimate (Ortho-Prefest), when used on the labeled regimen for this formulation, may produce either amenorrhea or irregular periods.
The Company has received inquiries regarding the January 7, 2004 update of new drug approvals issued by CDER (Center for Drug Evaluation and Research), which included Andrx's Norgestimate and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets, without additional details.
14 mg norethindrone/ day estradiol and norgestimate (Ortho- 1 mg estradiol/day and Prefest) 0.
Organon, a maker of OCs, compared follicular development in 36 women randomized to one of three OC preparations: a monophasic desogestrel, a tricyclic norgestimate, or a monophasic levonorgestrel.