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estrogen

Responsible for the monthly buildup of the endometrium of the uterus during each reproductive cycle.
Good for skin, heart, bones, menopause, insomnia, irritability, and mood changes.
Requires a PPI to dispense

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Generic name: conjugated estrogen

Brand name: Premarin
Estrogen replacement

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Generic name: conjugated estrogen + diethylstilbestrol (DES)

Brand name: Prempro, Premphase
Estrogen replacement

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Generic name: estradiol

Brand name: Estrace, Estraderm, Vivelle, Climara
Estrogen replacement

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Generic name: estradiol + norethindrone

Brand name: Activella, Combipatch
Estrogen replacement

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Generic name: estradiol + norgestimate

Brand name: Ortho-Prefest
Estrogen replacement

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Generic name: estropipate

Brand name: Ogen
Estrogen replacement

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progestin

Prepares the body for pregnancy and breasts for milk production.
Used in menopause to counteract the side effect of estrogen of chance of cancer.
Used for amenorrhea (abnormal absence of menses) and endometriosis (uterus pain and infertility)
Requires a PPI to dispense

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Generic name: medroxyprogesterone

Brand name: Cycrin, Provera
Progestin replacement

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Generic name: norethindrone

Brand name: Aygestin
Progestin replacement

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Oral contraceptives

Combo of progestin and estrogen
Used to prevent pregnancy and regulate menses
Interacts with: Erythromycin, penicillin, rifampin, tetracycline, Tegretol, Dilantin, Phenobarbital, Diflucan, Nizoral, and Sporonox.

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Generic name: ethinyl estradiol (EE) + desogestrel

Brand name: Cyclessa, Desogen, Kariva, Mircette, Ortho-Cept
Biphasic oral contraceptive

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Generic name: ethinyl estradiol (EE) + drospirenone

Brand name: Yasmin
Biphasic oral contraceptive

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Generic name: ethinyl estradiol (EE) + ethynodiol diacetate

Brand name: Demulen
Biphasic oral contraceptive

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Generic name: ethinyl estradiol (EE) + etonogestrel

Brand name: NuvaRing
Biphasic oral contraceptive

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Generic name: ethinyl estradiol (EE) + levonorgestrel

Brand name: Levlen, Tri-Levlen, TriPhasil
Biphasic oral contraceptive

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Generic name: ethinyl estradiol (EE) + norelgestromin

Brand name: Ortho Evra
Biphasic oral contraceptive

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Generic name: ethinyl estradiol (EE) + norethindrone

Brand name: Estrostep Fe, Femhrt, Loestrin Fe, Ovcon
Biphasic oral contraceptive

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Generic name: ethinyl estradiol (EE) + norgestimate

Brand name: Ortho Tri-Cyclen, Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo
Biphasic oral contraceptive

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Generic name: ethinyl estradiol (EE) + norgestrel

Brand name: Lo Ovral, Low-Orgestrel, Ovral
Biphasic oral contraceptive

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Generic name: levonorgestrel

Brand name: Plan B
Emergency contraceptive

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Generic name: norgestrel

Brand name: Ovrette
Emergency contraceptive
Progestin oral contraceptive

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Generic name: estradiol cypionate + medroxyprogesterone

Brand name: Lunelle
Parenteral oral contraceptive

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Generic name: medroxyprogesterone

Brand name: Depo-Provera
Parenteral oral contraceptive

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Generic name: levonorgestrel

Brand name: Norplant
Implant contraceptive