Navigation Links
U.S. FDA Approves Natazia(TM), a New Oral Contraceptive for the Prevention of Pregnancy
Date:5/6/2010

on with dienogest, for specific days of the 28-day cycle.

"We are very pleased that the FDA has approved Natazia as an effective option for the prevention of pregnancy, as it further demonstrates the commitment of Bayer Women's Healthcare to meeting the individual needs of women," said Stefan Oelrich, Vice President and General Manager, Women's Health Care, Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals.

Natazia should not be used in women with a high risk of arterial or venous thrombotic diseases, undiagnosed abnormal genital bleeding, breast cancer or other estrogen- or progestin-sensitive cancer, liver tumors (benign or malignant) or liver disease, or who are pregnant.

The use of Natazia is associated with increased risks of several serious conditions including venous and arterial thrombotic and thromboembolic events (such as myocardial infarction, thromboembolism, stroke), hepatic neoplasia, gallbladder disease, hypertension, ruptured ovarian cyst and uterine leiomyoma.  The excess risk of thromboembolic events is highest during the first year of use of COC.

Patients should be counseled that OCs do not protect against HIV infection and other sexually transmitted diseases.

About Natazia's Clinical Trials

Overall Efficacy and Safety

The safety and efficacy of Natazia as an oral contraceptive was evaluated in two multicenter phase 3 clinical trials in North America and Europe involving 1,867 women.  Natazia was found to be effective as a hormonal contraceptive in both studies.

The Pearl Index (PI) was the primary measure for assessing contraceptive reliability for two of the studies and found Natazia to be hi
'/>"/>

SOURCE Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. FDA Approves New Combination Product Oral Contraceptive
2. FDA Approves Labeling Change for Vyvanse(R) (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) Capsules CII to Include Supplemental Data Demonstrating Significant Efficacy at Two Hours Through 14 Hours After Administration in Adults with ADHD
3. FDA Approves PROVENGE(R) for the Treatment of Men with Advanced Prostate Cancer
4. FDA Approves New Device for Adults with Severe and Persistent Asthma
5. FDA Approves Drug to Treat Condition That Causes Elevated Ammonia Levels
6. FDA Approves First of Its Kind, Fully Implantable (Surgically), Invisible, Prosthetic Hearing Restoration Device
7. FDA Approves First Totally Implanted Hearing System
8. FDA Approves Watsons TRELSTAR(R) 22.5 mg, the First and Only 6-Month Intramuscular GnRH Agonist for the Palliative Treatment of Advanced Prostate Cancer
9. FDA Approves Name Change for Heartburn Drug Kapidex
10. FDA Approves First Generic Tamsulosin to Treat Enlarged Prostate Gland
11. FDA Approves First New Inhaled Antibiotic for CF in More Than a Decade
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/23/2015)... plc (NYSE: MNK ) announced today that ... program. The open-ended authorization permits the company to repurchase ... "Funding additional initiatives and seeking attractive ... to pursue a range of focused growth strategies," said ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... BOULDER, Colo. , Jan. 22, 2015  BiOptix is ... Klakamp as Vice President of Chemistry and Biochemistry. Scott ... Takeda Pharmaceuticals, AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, and Amgen throughout the course ... and development. "Scott is a nationally recognized ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... , Jan. 22, 2015  Bio-Techne Corporation (NASDAQ: ... the first member of the new Simple Plex platform ... This launch represents the re-branding of the previously acquired ... Plex platform is a transformative immunoassay technology which integrates ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Mallinckrodt plc Announces Share Repurchase Program 2Mallinckrodt plc Announces Share Repurchase Program 3Mallinckrodt plc Announces Share Repurchase Program 4BiOptix Expands Leadership Team with the Appointment of Dr. Scott Klakamp as Vice President of Chemistry and Biochemistry 2Bio-Techne Launches Simple Plex Platform 2Bio-Techne Launches Simple Plex Platform 3
... China, Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Tianyin Pharmaceutical ... a pharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures and markets ... and other pharmaceuticals, today announced that the senior ... its fiscal year 2011 second quarter financial results ...
... Feb. 8, 2011 Beckman Coulter, Inc. (NYSE: ... of products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical ... a quarterly dividend payout of nineteen cents ($0.19) per ... 2011 to all stockholders of record on March 3, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Tianyin Pharmaceutical Co., Inc. to Host Fiscal Year 2011 Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call on Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at 8:30 a.m. E.T. 2Beckman Coulter Declares Quarterly Dividend Payout of $0.19 Per Share 2Beckman Coulter Declares Quarterly Dividend Payout of $0.19 Per Share 3
(Date:1/22/2015)... 22, 2015 A new white paper ... and person-centeredness in the long-term care environment as well ... the continuum. The paper, “The Power of Person-Centeredness in ... and practices of the patient, resident and family experience ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Autocarinsurancebest.com has released ... purchasing a commercial auto insurance policy . , Auto ... their vehicles. It is no longer necessary to call an ... are now available online on a single website: http://autocarinsurancebest.com/ ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Carinsurancesavings.biz has released a new blog post presenting the basic ... , Purchasing an accidental death and dismemberment rider for a ... rider provides benefits if the insured dies in an accident. ... of life insurance. , AD&D is not expensive and ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... January 22, 2015 A study ... Medicine flagship journal Medicine & Science in Sports ... exercise may help reduce gastrointestinal (GI) problems associated ... , Participants in the double-blind, placebo-controlled study took ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... has added many trendy Champagne wedding dresses to ... the past three years. Today, the business announces a special ... the sales manager of the company, this is on the ... point can be reflected on the discounted wedding dresses from ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care Explored by The Beryl Institute 2Health News:The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care Explored by The Beryl Institute 3Health News:Commercial Auto Insurance Provides Several Important Features! 2Health News:Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance Can Be Purchased at Low Prices Online 2Health News:Study Shows Kyowa Hakko’s L-Citrulline May Help Reduce Gastrointestinal Injury During Strenuous Exercise 2Health News:Study Shows Kyowa Hakko’s L-Citrulline May Help Reduce Gastrointestinal Injury During Strenuous Exercise 3Health News:Weddingshe Announces A Special Offer On Its Popular Glamorous Wedding Dresses 2
... Clinic in West Palm BeachMERRIMACK, N.H., Jan. 28 ... body shaping, announced a new partnership with Anushka and ... in West Palm Beach. The 12,000 square foot ... the Palm Beach area to offer the SmoothShapes(R) system ...
... 28 With 27 years of experience in ... Kimberlin-Murphy reveals the behind-the-scenes knowledge she,s cultivated in ... Medical Collector, The Patient,s Guide to Avoiding Bankruptcy" ... the American medical patient and medical community with ...
... are breaking new ground in research"), you will find ... on the opportunities and risks of the whole-body tomographs ... Delbrck Center) in Berlin. , Snap-shots of a diseased ... 7-tesla magnetic resonance tomograph promises scientists novel possibilities. The ...
... PEAK Surgical, Inc., a medical,device company that ... on a,proprietary technology, announced today that it has ... System for use in general surgery. The PEAK,Surgery ... PlasmaBlade(TM),family of disposable, low-temperature surgical cutting and coagulation,devices. ...
... + Fields Dermatologists, the,clinical skincare brand developed by Stanford ... pleased to,announce the recent addition of Robert "Bob" M. Henry ... Fields is the most exciting opportunity in direct selling today.,Following ... future to,be bright," says Henry. , ...
... Uninformed about Cavity-Causing Bacteria and Teeth-Friendly SnacksCHICAGO, Jan. ... the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the ... and caregivers are unaware that routine practices, such ... increase children,s risk of developing cavities. To view ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Anushka * Cellulite Clinic * Cosmedical Centre Introduces Next Generation Cellulite Treatment 2Health News:Anushka * Cellulite Clinic * Cosmedical Centre Introduces Next Generation Cellulite Treatment 3Health News:'Secrets Revealed By A Medical Collector, The Patient's Guide to Avoiding Bankruptcy' 2Health News:'Secrets Revealed By A Medical Collector, The Patient's Guide to Avoiding Bankruptcy' 3Health News:For sharper pictures of the body's interior 2Health News:PEAK Surgical Receives European CE Mark for PEAK(R) Surgery System for Use in General Surgery 2Health News:PEAK Surgical Receives European CE Mark for PEAK(R) Surgery System for Use in General Surgery 3Health News:Direct Selling Luminary, Robert M. Henry, Partners With Rodan + Fields(R) Dermatologists as Strategic Business Advisor 2Health News:Video: Most Parents and Caregivers Unaware Their Best Intentions May Be Fostering Tooth Decay in Children 2Health News:Video: Most Parents and Caregivers Unaware Their Best Intentions May Be Fostering Tooth Decay in Children 3Health News:Video: Most Parents and Caregivers Unaware Their Best Intentions May Be Fostering Tooth Decay in Children 4
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
Medicine Products: