contraceptive

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contraceptive in the form of a pill containing estrogen and progestin to inhibit ovulation and so prevent conception anovulant , anovulatory drug , birth control pill , contraceptive pill , oral contraceptive , oral contraceptive pill , pill
absence of ovulation due to immaturity or post-maturity or pregnancy or oral contraceptive pills or dysfunction of the ovary anovulation
contraceptive device consisting of a small thimble-shaped cup that is placed over the uterine cervix to prevent the entrance of spermatozoa cervical cap
contraceptive device placed inside a woman's womb coil
contraceptive for men condom
contraceptive device consisting of a sheath of thin rubber or latex that is worn over the penis during intercourse condom , prophylactic , rubber , safe , safety
contraceptive device consisting of a flexible dome-shaped cup made of rubber or plastic; it is filled with spermicide and fitted over the uterine cervix contraceptive diaphragm , diaphragm , pessary
trade name for an oral contraceptive Demulen
trade name for an oral contraceptive containing mestranol and norethynodrel Enovid
United States sexual physiologist whose hunch that progesterone could block ovulation led to the development of the oral contraceptive pill (1903-1967) Gregory Goodwin Pincus , Gregory Pincus , Pincus
contraceptive device consisting of a piece of bent plastic or metal that is inserted through the vagina into the uterus intrauterine device , IUD
United States gynecologist and devout Catholic who conducted the first clinical trials of the oral contraceptive pill (1890-1984) John Rock , Rock
trade name for an oral contraceptive containing estradiol and norgestrel Lo/Ovral , Ovral
trade name for an oral contraceptive containing estradiol and norethindrone Loestrin , Modicon , Norlestrin , Ovocon
trade name for and oral contraceptive containing the progestin compound norethindrone Micronor
oral contraceptive taken after intercourse morning-after pill
large dose of estrogen taken orally within 24 to 72 hours after intercourse; prevents implantation of a fertilized ovum and so acts as a contraceptive; commonly used after rape or incest morning-after pill
any of several methods of family planning that do not involve sterilization or contraceptive devices or drugs; coitus is avoided during the fertile time of a woman's menstrual cycle natural family planning
trade name for an oral contraceptive containing norethindrone Nor-Q-D
trade name for an oral contraceptive containing norethindrone and mestranol Norinyl
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