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Which BC pill contains 0.03-0.035mg estradiol and is available in INDIA??

Which BC pill contains 0.03-0.035mg estradiol and is available in INDIA??

Pharmacist : The easiest thing to do is to check with a local pharmacies in India. We don't have access to the generic brands available in other countries. A local pharmacist will easily be able to guide you ...Read more

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Hi, has anyone used levora (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel)?

Many, many people: Many, many people have taken Levora (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) and thousands of prescribers including me have prescribed it. I'm not sure what else you are asking. ...Read more

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What is Ortho tri cyclin called in Europe? Is it the best pill for acne I heard Diane 35 yasmin yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) are not SAFE

What is Ortho tri cyclin called in Europe? Is it the best pill for acne I heard Diane 35 yasmin yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) are not SAFE

Why do you ask?: i would urge you not to believe everything you hear or read online. Your situation is already serious -- you are a woman already on isotretinoin for severe acne which may end up mutilating you if it is not managed. Have a frank talk with a physician you trust and then make a joint decision about possible use of a hormonal preparation. ...Read more

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Has anyone used ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) for birth control and had side effects?

Has anyone used ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) for birth control and had side effects?

It can have those: Orval is a 50 mcg estrogen combination b c pill which is a very high estrogen dose. It is hardly used any more due to the it's high dose of estrogen which can cause bloating, weight gain, water retention and rarely more serious side effects. If you do not have a specific reason for being on that pill your gyn should switch you to a lower dose pill. ...Read more

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31yrs women trying for pregnancy. Doctor prescribed my-inositol tablets, estadiol valerate tab & clomipure 50. What are the uses of these medicines?

31yrs women trying for pregnancy. Doctor prescribed my-inositol tablets, estadiol valerate tab & clomipure 50. What are the uses of these medicines?

Increase fertility: These are all supplements & medications used in protocols for increasing chance of pregnancy. The myo-inositol is a b vitamin that has been shown in research to improve ovulation in women with pcos. Clomipure is a fertility medication. Estradiol may be used to control the endometrial lining during cycles. That's the one that is a bit puzzling used together with the myo-inositol and clomiphene. ...Read more

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What are the most effective pills to control acne? Is Diane35 safe? Is yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) safe?

What are the most effective pills to control acne? Is Diane35 safe? Is yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) safe?

About any: Any combination estrogen / progestin oral contraceptive pill will have about the same effect in suppressing acne. The two you note would fall into that category. If the pill does not have the desired effect then see a dermatologist for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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Pcod symptoms.i am currently on a pill called krimson 35 (cyproterone acetate and ethinyl estradiol). is pcod curable?

Pcod symptoms.i am currently on a pill called krimson 35 (cyproterone acetate and ethinyl estradiol). is pcod curable?

PCOS tends: to decrease as you get older. Significant weight loss will help, as will metformin which reduces the basic metabolic problem of insulin resistance. But the condition is genetic and there is no "cure". ...Read more

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I'm worried about hormones in birth control, how affective are the store bought contraceptives? Like vcf film, conceptrol gel, gynol II gel or encare?

I'm worried about hormones in birth control, how affective are the store bought contraceptives? Like vcf film, conceptrol gel, gynol II gel or encare?

About 95%: Most barrier methods of birth control are about 95% effective if used every time you have intercourse. You can bump that to 98-99% if your partner uses a condom as well. Of course the only way to prevent infection is for him to use condoms. ...Read more

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Difference in levonorgestrel 150 mcg and desogestrel 150 mcg in birth control pills?

Difference in levonorgestrel 150 mcg and desogestrel 150 mcg in birth control pills?

Not much: These are 2 different types of Progesterone used in the pills. Both have are safe and have been used for many years. ...Read more

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How is drospirenone different from cyproterone acetate in its antiandrogenic effects?

Drospirenone: Is a synthetic progestin; cyproterone is an anti-androgen that also has some progestin properties. ...Read more

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Is ortho tri cyclen (ethinyl estradiol and norgestimate) a combination pill or mini pill? Idk how to tell

Is ortho tri cyclen (ethinyl estradiol and norgestimate) a combination pill or mini pill? Idk how to tell

Combination: A combination birth control pill contains an estrogen and a progestin. The mini pill contains only a progestin without any estrogen. Ortho Tricyceln contains both hormones and is therefore a combination birth control pill. ...Read more