Active Ingredient(s): Ethinyl Estradiol
FDA Approved: * June 25, 1943
Pharm Company: * SCHERING
Category: Women's Health / Fertility

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Estinyl Overview

Ethinylestradiol (EE) is an estrogen medication which is used widely in birth control pills in combination with progestins.[7][8] In the past, EE was widely used for various indications such as the treatment of menopausal symptoms, gynecological disorders, and certain hormone-sensitive cancers. It is usually taken by mouth but is also used as a patch and vaginal ring.[7][12] The general side effects of EE include breast tendernes...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Ethinyl Estradiol
  • Film, Extended Release: 14mcg/24hr
  • Tablet: 0.02mg, 0.05mg, 0.5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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