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What distinguishes norgestimate from levonorgestrel (used in birth control)?

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Dr. Wendy Askew
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Progestins

They are different generations of progestin hormones.
The Levonorgestrel has slightly more androgenic (male hormone properties) than the norgestimate.

In brief: Progestins

They are different generations of progestin hormones.
The Levonorgestrel has slightly more androgenic (male hormone properties) than the norgestimate.
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