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What does EE2 stand for?

EE2 stands for Ethinyl Estradiol (more commonly seen as EE)

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FROM THE ANNUAL MEETING OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF OBSTETRICIANS AND GYNECOLOGISTS SAN DIEGO - Women who were randomized to an investigational low-dose ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel contraceptive patch had similar contraceptive efficacy, cycle control, and safety results, compared with those who were randomized to a standard oral contraceptive containing 20 mg ethinyl estradiol and 0.
Two products that utilize 24 days of active hormones and a 4-day HFI (24/4) were approved by the FDA in 2006: ethinyl estradiol 20 mcg/drospirenone 3 mg (Yaz, Berlex) and ethinyl estradiol 20 mcg/norethindrone acetate 1 mg(Loestrin 24 Fe, Warner Chilcott).
While the Yuzpe regimen of emergency contraception--calling for two doses of oral contraceptives containing ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel--remains the standard, different formulations and ways of taking pills after unprotected sex may be equally effective in preventing pregnancy.