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Scientific Name: Drospirenone
Brand Name: Angeliq 0.25/0.5 28 Day, Beyaz 28 Day, Gianvi 28-day, Jasmiel 28 Day, Lo-zumandimine 28 Day, Loryna, Nextstellis 28 Day, Nikki 28 Day, Ocella 28 Day, Safyral 28 Day, Slynd, Syeda 28 Day, Tydemy 28 Day, Vestura, Yasmin, Yasmin 28 Day, Yaz 28 Day, Yaz Plus, Zarah, Zumandimine 28 Day
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action Drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol in combination suppress the release of follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) and luteinizing hormone (LH) , preventing ovulation. Other changes induced by this drug which may aid in the prevention of pregnancy include alterations in cervical mucus consistency, hindering sperm movement, and lowering the chance of embryo implantation.
Description of the Drug: Drospirenone is a progestin used in oral contraceptive pills for the prevention of pregnancy and other conditions.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB01395