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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience in Family Medicine
Birth control pill: Estrostep (ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone) is the brand name for a female combined oral contraceptive pill.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Palmer
13 years experience in Gynecology
OCP efficacy : As with all oral contraceptives (especially Progesterone only pills) it is important to take the pills at consistent time each day. If you have been t ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Different reasons: The same medication may be given for different reasons. The doctor who prescribed your regimen will be more than happy to explain to you again, why he ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
43 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
A "mini-pill": This is one of the Progesterone only birth control pills known as "mini-pills." they are birth control pills minus the estrogen and are perfectly fin ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
A type of progestero: Progesterone, it is used in many bc pills along with the estrogen or by itself to treat other problems.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Brand name: Aygestin (norethindrone) (r) is a brand name for a synthetic progestin, Norethindrone acetate. It is often prescribed for help with frequent heavy ble ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience in Fertility Medicine
More info: Help me give you a better answer: what would you be taking Norethindrone for?
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ben Gocial
42 years experience in Fertility Medicine
It's about control: Norethindrone is a potent well tolerated progestin. It's most often used to control abnormal heavy bleeding but is also indicated for treatment of end ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Norethindrone: It's a synthetic progestin sold by prescription in the US, commonly given to either start - or sometimes delay - a woman's menstrual period.
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