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The primary female sex hormone, primarilyproduced in the ovaries. Synthetic estrogen is often included in hormone replacement therapymfor postmenopausal women and as a component in contrceptives.
Tablets (multi strength) vaginal cream (one strength)
Conjugated estrogens and medroxyprogesterone
Typically prescribed to a women with menopause symptoms takes two different pills 14/14
Conjugated estrogens and medroxypregestorone
(Same pill the whole month (28 days))
Micronized estrogen or estradiol
Hormones indicated for the prevention of pregnancy,emergency contraception,and acne vularis
This medication is used to prevent pregnancy. It does not contain any estrogen. Is a hormone that prevents pregnancy by changing the womb and cervical mucus to make it more difficult for an egg to meet sperm or for the fertilized egg to attach to the wall of the womb. It is usually used by women who can not take estrogen
Norgestrel - oral
Progestin-only oral contraceptives are used to prevent pregnancy. Progestin is a female hormone. Works by preventing the release of eggs from the ovaries and changing the cervical mucus and the lining of the uterus. Progestin- only contraceptives are a very effective method of birth control.
Is a female hormone. This hormone can cause changes in your cervical mucus and uterine lining, making it harder for sperm to reach the uterus and harder for a fertilized egg to attach to the uterus.
Implanted subdermal also available as an intrauterine device. (IUD)
Depo-provera is a form of progesterone, a female hormone that prevents ovulation. This medication also causes changes in your cervical mucus and uterine linning, make it harder for sperm to reach the uterus and harder for a fertilized egg to attach to the uterus.
Isma brand new combination birth control pill that is the first extended-cycle oralmcontraceptive designed to supply an active dose of hormones everyday. This pill will completely stop a womens period for a full year. Itnis classified as a low dose, continuous, non-cyclic combination oral contraceptive.
This birth control is a 84 day supply the patient would receive 77 days of active pills and 7 days on inactive pills. This pill is designed so that the patient only has 4 menstrual cycles a year.
Contains hormones ehthinyl estradiol and norethindrone acetate
These aremlike estrogen and progesterone, the hormones naturally made in a womans body .
This process works because each week the amount of estrogen in the white pills change. You can tell how much estrogen is in each pill because they have different shapes
Symptoms of low testosterone include decreased sexual desire and ability, extreme tireness, low energy, deprssion, brittle bones that may break easily, and loss of certain male characteristics such as muscular build in deep voice.
Are used to treat symptoms od low testtosterone in men whise bodies do not produce enough natural testosterone
Injection treatsmlack of testosterone when your body does not produce enough of its own natural testosterone'
Injection of testosterone
Is a topical hormone gel. It works by replacing or supplementing the testosterone that is naturally made in the body.
Under the are testosterone treatment
Topical testtosterone gel come in unit dose tubes per application
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