Plasma hormone levels in women receiving new oral contraceptives containing ethinyl estradiol plus levonorgestrel or desogestrel.

@article{Gaspard1983PlasmaHL,
  title={Plasma hormone levels in women receiving new oral contraceptives containing ethinyl estradiol plus levonorgestrel or desogestrel.},
  author={Ulysse J. Gaspard and M A Romus and Daniel Gillain and J A Duvivier and Emilie Demey-Ponsart and Paul Franchimont},
  journal={Contraception},
  year={1983},
  volume={27 6},
  pages={577-90}
}
The changes in plasma hormone levels were evaluated in matched healthy female volunteers investigated before and after 6 months' use of three new oral contraceptives (OCs): TrigynonR (n = 13), a triphasic OC containing low doses of ethinylestradiol (EE) + levonorgestrel (LNg); MarvelonR (n = 14), a monophasic OC containing low doses of EE + desogestrel (DOG, a new progestogen derived from LNg); and OvidolR (n = 10), a sequential OC containing higher doses (50 micrograms) of EE + DOG. Serum… CONTINUE READING
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