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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
2017
Review
2017
OBJECTIVE The objective was to determine the association between use of intrauterine devices (IUDs) by young women and risk of… Expand
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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
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Review
2009
Review
2009
BACKGROUND Dysmenorrhoea (painful menstrual cramps) is common. Combined OCPs are recommended in the management of primary… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
This open-label, randomized study compared the pharmacokinetics of ethinylestradiol (EE) from the contraceptive vaginal ring… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND The effects of estrogen-containing contraceptives on disease activity in women with systemic lupus erythematosus have… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To examine the risk of multiple sclerosis in users of combined oral contraceptives. DESIGN Cohort study conducted… 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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Review
1996
Review
1996
The past 20 years of research have identified several risk and protective factors for breast cancer. All these factors can be… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVE To test whether use of combined oral contraceptives containing third generation progestogens is associated with altered… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Concern about the risks of cardiovascular illness in women using combined oral contraceptives (OC) containing the progestagens… Expand
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