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A 45-year-old member asked:

I want information on nor-qd (norethindrone) usp 0.35 mg.?

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Dr. Timothy Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
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 fine as birth control but are very prone to irregular bleeding. I only use them for postpartum women who are breast feeding.
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Last updated Jun 30, 2014

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