What is Gestodene?

Gestodene is a progestogen hormonal contraceptive. Gestodene is androgenically neutral, meaning that contraceptive pills containing gestodene do not exhibit the androgenic side effects (e.g. acne, hirsutism, weight gain) often associated with second-generation contraceptive pills, such as those containing levonorgestrel.

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i am 55 years of age, and have been taking melodene until recently. i would like to stop using contraception totally, as my husband and i are no...

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Melodene is an Oral contraceptive which is a combination of gestodene and ethinyl-estradiol.It acts by inhibiting your gonadotrophic hormone...

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I am going to start using Trigestrel. Are there going to be any kind of side effects that I have to look out for. I see on the internet that there...

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Trigesteral (Ethinylestradiol + Levonorgestrel) which is normally used as a oral contraceptives,
Hormonal contraceptives usually causes many...

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