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1

Most potent estrogen

Ethinyl estradiol

2

IM injection

Estradiol valerate

3

Long lasting "depot" preparation

Estradiol valerate IM injection

4

Postcoital contraception

Levonorgestrel

5

Risk of taking combined pill

Thromboembolism

6

Heavy smokers, obese women and hypertensive women should take

Progestin only

7

Headaches, hyperpigmentation and hypertension are side effects of ______

Estrogen

8

Can be used in women who are breastfeeeding

Progestin

9

Contained in progestin implants

levonorgesterel

10

Drugs that cause contraceptive failure

Rifampin and antiepileptic drugs

11

Contragestational agent

Mifepristone

12

Can be used up to 5 days after intercourse

Mifepristone