Norinyl
Nor·i·nyl (norґə-nəl) trademark for oral contraceptive preparations containing norethindrone as the progestational agent and either ethinyl estradiol or mestranol as the estrogen component.

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  • mestranol — n. a synthetic female sex hormone (see oestrogen) used in combination with a progestogen (norethisterone) as an oral contraceptive. Trade names: Norinyl 1 …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • anovulatory drug — noun a contraceptive in the form of a pill containing estrogen and progestin to inhibit ovulation and so prevent conception • Syn: ↑pill, ↑birth control pill, ↑contraceptive pill, ↑oral contraceptive pill, ↑oral contraceptive, ↑anovulant •… …   Useful english dictionary

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