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.
What does EE2 stand for?
EE2 stands for Ethinyl Estradiol (more commonly seen as EE)
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We have 4 other meanings of EE2 in our Acronym Attic
- Environmental Education Link
- Estaciones de Base (Spanish: Base Stations)
- Energy Expenditure/Basal Energy Expenditure Ratio
- Engineering Evaluation/Cost Analysis
- Employee and Child
- Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union
- Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (US Department of Energy)
- Employee and Spouse
- First Session of Eccentric Isokinetic Exercise
- Empire Earth II (game)
- Ethinyl Estradiol 20 Micrograms
- Emacs Enviroment to Eclipse
- Enterprise Edition 5 (Java software)
- Earth Environment Agency
- École Européenne d'Acupuncture (French: European School of Acupuncture)
- Economic Espionage Act of 1996
- Ecuatoriana de Aviacion, Ecuador (ICAO code)
- Een En Ander (Dutch)
- Efficiency of Electrical Activity
- Efficient Energy Advisors (South Carolina)
Samples in periodicals archive:
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).
A total of 26 women, aged 18-45 years, were randomized to a double-blind treatment with an oral contraceptive containing drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol (Yasmin).
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.
In the early 1970s, reports appeared in the literature confirming the safety and efficacy of a combination of ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel as a pregnancy interceptive.