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Synonyms for norethindrone

a synthetic progestational hormone (trade name Norlutin) used in oral contraceptives and to treat endometriosis

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Norethindrone tablets are a progestin-only oral contraceptive indicated for the prevention of pregnancy.
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.
5% of a minimum clinical dose of norethindrone, and almost 5% of a minimum clinical dose of diazepam.
Norethisterone acetate (tablets), marketed as Norethindrone and Aygestin; prescribed for abnormal uterine bleeding, amenorrhea or endometriosis.
No pharmacokinetic interaction between the investigational HCV protease inhibitor TMC435 and an oral contraceptive containing ethinylestradiol and norethindrone Sivi Ouwerkerk-Mahadevan, Maria Beumont-Mauviel, Kurt Spittaels, Alexandru Simion, Monika Peeters
launch of Norethindrone and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets (Chewable) 0.
She stated: "The committee is not sure that Mr Evans did know that the advice he gave Mrs Parker was wrong, namely that she could continue to race her greyhounds whilst they were being treated with norethindrone.
Mr Evans admitted that between 1 January and 31 March 2006 he had treated two greyhounds - Confident Bunny and Checkinpost - owned by Mrs Elaine Parker, with norethindrone, even though that medicine was prohibited under NGRC rules.
Instead, you can take a course of progesterone, such as medroxyprogesterone acetate, micronized progesterone or norethindrone acetate, taken for seven to 14 days every one to two months.
norethindrone (tablets), marketed as Aygestin; prescribed for abnormal uterine bleeding, amenorrhea or endometriosis
However, the increase in the risk of venous thromboembolism associated with current pill use among women who used pills containing norethindrone was similar to that among women who used pills containing levonorgestrel (3.
No clinically relevant interactions of Letairis with warfarin, sildenafil, tadalafil, omeprazole (CYP2C19 inhibitor), ketoconazole (strong CYP3A-inhibitor), digoxin, ethinylestradiol or norethindrone have been observed.
Poster (#92) is entitled, "A Phase 1, Open-label Study to Determine the Effect of SYM-1219 on the Pharmacokinetics of Ethinyl Estradiol (EE2) and Norethindrone (NET) in Healthy Female Volunteers.
They were randomly assigned to receive either levonorgestrel-IUS (285 subjects) or medical therapies (286 subjects) such as mefenamic acid, tranexamic acid, norethindrone, estrogen-progestogen OCs, progesterone-only OCs, medroxyprogesterone acetate injections, or some combination of these.
The committee was told that Evans had prescribed tablets of Norethindrone for two greyhounds that were frightened of injections, and that the former licensed vet at stadiums including Bolton, Doncaster and Belle Vue was said to have told the trainer the dogs, Checkinpost and Confident Bunny, could continue racing.