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[Effect of various oral contraceptives on the phagocytic activity of the reticulo-endothelial system (author's transl)].

@article{Baar1974EffectOV,
  title={[Effect of various oral contraceptives on the phagocytic activity of the reticulo-endothelial system (author's transl)].},
  author={E. Baar and H. Hepp and H. K{\"o}hnlein},
  journal={Archiv fur Gynakologie},
  year={1974},
  volume={216 3},
  pages={
          257-71
        }
}
  • E. Baar, H. Hepp, H. Köhnlein
  • Published 1974
  • Medicine
  • Archiv fur Gynakologie
  • Effects of Stederil-d, Eugynon, Lyndiol, and Noracyclin 22 on phagoc ytic activity in the reticuloendothelial system were studied in 480 female mice, 40 women, and 8 men. Mice received the medication during estrus, women took the pill regularly as for contraception; while men took it for 8 days. In mice, all 4 oral contraceptives initially depressed and then stimulated reticuloendothelial phagocytic activity; initial values were reached after 48 hours. In human beings, similar significant… CONTINUE READING