Norgestrel

What is Norgestrel?

Norgestrel is a progestin used in hormonal contraceptives. Norgestrel is a mixture of two stereoisomers, dextro-norgestrel and levo-norgestrel . Only levonorgestrel is biologically active.

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I am having moderate cystic acne.
I think it started after a 4 month course of norgestrel and ethinyloestradiol tablets I was prescribed for...

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Oral contraceptive and insulin sensitizing drug

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I had a myomectomy this past february for uterine fibriods and heavy periods. Two fibriods were removed but the doctor missed a fibriods and heavy...

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Brief Answer:
Don't panic, LNG IUD is a effective and rational option

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Hello im 19 years old and i was having irregular periods..so i checked and was diagnosed with bilateral polycystic ovarian syndrome...im taking...

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Take two tablets if less than 24 hours since missed dose, else take one.

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