Active Ingredient(s):Segesterone Acetate + Ethinyl Estradiol FDA Approved: * August 10, 2018 Pharm Company: *THE POPULATION COUNCIL INC Category:Birth Control / Contraceptive
Segesterone (INN, USAN), also known as 17α-hydroxy-16-methylene-19-norprogesterone or as 17α-deacetylnestorone, is a steroidal progestin of the 19-norprogesterone group that was never marketed. An acetate ester, segesterone acetate, better known as nestorone or elcometrine, is marketed for clinical use. Segesterone acetate produces segesterone as a metabolite.
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