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ethinyl

[e′thīn·əl]
(organic chemistry)
The CH3:C-radical from acetylene. Also known as acetenyl; acetylenyl; ethynyl.
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Mylan NV (NASDAQ, TASE: MYL), a global pharmaceutical company, announced yesterday that it has launched its Ethynodiol Diacetate and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets USP, 1 mg / 0.
All received a daily OC (Ortho-Cyclen; 250 meg norgestimate, 35 meg ethinyl estradiol).
announced the launch of the generic equivalent of Lomedia 24 Fe (norethindrone acetate and ethinyl estradiol tablets USP, 1 mg/20 meg and ferrous fumarate tablets, 75 mg) as part of its line of women's health products.
Furthermore, cycle control with the combined vaginal contraceptive ring has been shown to be superior to that with a combined OCP containing 30 [micro]g ethinyl estradiol and 150 [micro]g levonorgestrel (10, 11) or 3 mg drospirenone (12).
The researchers found that, compared with women not using hormonal contraception, the relative risk of confirmed VTE in users of OCs containing 30-40 mcg of ethinyl estradiol with levo-norgestrel was 2.
Now, Lo Loestrin FE (Warner Chilcott), which delivers a daily dose of 10 [micro]g of ethinyl estradiol, represents the next big step in the historic march to an ever-lower dose of estrogen (see "The ultra-low estrogen formulation" on this page).
A separate open-label trial randomized 100 overweight women with PCOS to 6 months of oral therapy with 35 mcg of ethinyl estradiol and 2 mg of cyproterone acetate (a formulation known in Europe as Diane-35), a low-dose oral contraceptive regimen (20 mcg of ethinyl estradiol and 100 mcg of levonorgestrel) plus the antiandrogen drug spironolactone 50 mg b.
John's wort with the OC was associated with a significant increase in the clearance of norethindrone and a significant reduction in the half-life of ethinyl estradiol.
The newer methods reviewed in the document include the monophasic pill that contains 30 mcg of ethinyl estradiol and 0.
One study showed a 29 percent decrease in levels of ethinyl estradiol and an 18 percent decrease in levels of norethindrone in women taking nevirapine while using a COC containing these hormones.
A total of 26 women, aged 18-45 years, were randomized to a double-blind treatment with an oral contraceptive containing drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol (Yasmin).
Women in the emergency contraceptive group received one regimen of emergency contraceptive pills (containing levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol), a five-minute educational session on how to use the method and an educational brochure; women in the control group received only the standard counseling given to all women prior to discharge.