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Combined Oral Contraceptives

Known as: Oral Contraceptive Preparation, Oral Contraceptives, Combined, oral contraceptive pill 
Orally administered synthetic sex hormones with contraceptive activity. The oral contraceptive preparation contains a combination of an estrogen… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
BACKGROUND Combined oral contraceptive (COC) use has been associated with venous thrombosis (VT) (i.e., deep venous thrombosis… Expand
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Review
2013
Review
2013
Objective To provide a comprehensive overview of the risk of venous thrombosis in women using different combined oral… Expand
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Objective To assess the risk of venous thromboembolism from use of combined oral contraceptives according to progestogen type and… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
This open-label, randomized study compared the pharmacokinetics of ethinylestradiol (EE) from the contraceptive vaginal ring… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
This review examines the prevalence, associated morbidity, and treatment of primary dysmenorrhea in adolescent girls. Relevant… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND The Collaborative Group on Hormonal Factors in Breast Cancer has brought together and reanalysed the worldwide… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Abstract Objective: To test whether use of combined oral contraceptives containing third generation progestogens is associated… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Concern about the risks of cardiovascular illness in women using combined oral contraceptives (OC) containing the progestagens… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Recent concern about the safety of combined oral contraceptives (OCs) with third-generation progestagens prompted an examination… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The composition and use of oral contraceptives (OCs) have changed since their cardiovascular side-effects were established 20… Expand