progestin

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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
hormones (estrogen and progestin) are given to postmenopausal women; believed to protect them from heart disease and osteoporosis hormone-replacement therapy , hormone replacement therapy , HRT
progestin compound (trade name Provera) used to treat menstrual disorders medroxyprogesterone , Provera
synthetic form of estrogen used in combination with a progestin in oral contraceptives mestranol
trade name for and oral contraceptive containing the progestin compound norethindrone Micronor
synthetic progestin used in oral contraceptives norgestrel
trade name for an oral contraceptive containing mestranol and a progestin compound Ovulen
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