oa SA Pharmaceutical Journal - Zoely: a novel combined oral contraceptive containing nomegestrol acetate and 17β-oestradiol : drug info - new product focus
|Article Title||Zoely: a novel combined oral contraceptive containing nomegestrol acetate and 17β-oestradiol : drug info - new product focus|
|© Publisher:||Medpharm Publications|
|Journal||SA Pharmaceutical Journal|
|Publication Date||Jan 2015|
|Pages||40 - 41|
Combined oral contraceptives containing oestradiol, in place of ethinylestradiol, have been developed over the past few years. Recently, an oestradiol pill has become available which contains oestradiol valerate, in combination with the progestogen, dienogest, in a four-phase, 26-day pill regimen. Zoely is the first monophasic combined oral contraceptive which contains oestradiol in a 24-day pill regimen.
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