Navigation Links
Contraceptive pill to reduce PMS,,

A new contraceptive pill could help to reduce the symptoms of pre-menstrual syndrome, it could also reduce a woman's monthly periods to just four a year. US researchers have almost completed trials of the pill.//

The new pill is a combination of two commonly used hormones already available in various dosages in oral contraceptives. Women have to take it for 84 consecutive days and then skip a week. Researcher Dr Freedolph D Anderson said side effects should be the same as for any birth control pill. He said: "Low and ultra-low doses are used, so the side effects should be minimal.

"The main advantages are fewer periods per year - four versus 13 - less blood loss, fewer pads, and less risk of the side effects of menstruation such as anaemia. "Moreover, the hormonal fluctuations typical of a real menstrual cycle are smoothed out and this may help to relieve pre-menstrual tension syndrome."

Contraceptive pills work by artificially raising the level of female hormones in the blood. This overrides the normal hormonal signal from the ovaries and prevents the shredding of the lining of the uterus which is the bleeding seen during menstruation. If things go according to plan, the pill, named Seasonale, could be on the market by next year.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Contraceptives via Internet
2. FDA Approves Contraceptive Ring
3. Contraceptives decreases Libido
4. Contraceptives have dual effects
5. Drugs For Anthrax May Interfere With Oral Contraceptives
6. Smoking and Oral Contraceptives:
7. Contraceptive pills may lead to deformities in babies
8. Low-Dose Oral Contraceptives May Increase Risk For Heart Attack Or Stroke
9. Prevent Multiple Sclerosis From Oral Contraceptives
10. Usage Of Oral Contraceptives Need Not Be Feared By SLE Patients
11. Male Contraceptive Pill Being Developed By Berlin Pharmaceutical
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:4/26/2017)... ... April 26, 2017 , ... ... describes the adoption of e-prescribing as measured in Part D Medicare data. The ... prescriptions to pharmacies, either using e-prescribing, faxes or paper. The PaPR (pronounced ...
(Date:4/26/2017)... ... April 26, 2017 , ... Infertility may be a result ... has helped many women become pregnant upon treating their diagnosis. , ... outpatient evaluations. We can provide the necessary information to diagnose and treat ...
(Date:4/26/2017)... LOUIS (PRWEB) , ... April 26, 2017 , ... ... designed specifically to improve the profitability of ready-to-drink, high-protein beverages by helping beverage ... economic alternative to dairy proteins, providing direct cost savings as well as more ...
(Date:4/25/2017)... ... April 25, 2017 , ... Splashtop Inc. ... Pro . This new addition to the Mirroring360 product family combines device screen ... , Mirroring360 Pro enables educators, business professionals and individuals to stream or mirror ...
(Date:4/25/2017)... ... April 25, 2017 , ... ... HR decision-makers are preparing for how his administration could impact the employee benefits ... into what changes are most likely to make it through Congress. His discussion ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/19/2017)... , April 19, 2017 Global ... This report on the prostate cancer therapeutics market ... global market. Increasing prevalence of prostate cancer, launch ... in the development of new drugs & therapeutic ... cancer drug due to lesser side effects are ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... Companion animal vaccines ... pets such as canine, avian and feline. ... such as Attenuated Live Vaccines, Conjugate Vaccines, Inactivated ... Recombinant Vaccines. Attenuated live vaccines are derived from ... have been weakend under laboratory conditions. Conjugate vaccines ...
(Date:4/18/2017)... 2017  Cardinal Health (NYSE: CAH ) ... earnings per share (EPS) guidance and providing a preliminary ... conjunction with this morning,s announcement of the planned acquisition ... Insufficiency businesses. Cardinal Health now believes that ... at the bottom of its previous guidance range of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: