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What is the combined oral contraceptive pill?
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Fertility Medicine 29 years experience
Combination OC: It refers to the 'usual' kinds of birth control pills; those containing both estrogen (17-beta estradiol) and a synthetic progestin. Non-combination pills (used to be called a mini-pill) contain progestin only.
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