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7 Obstetrics, Gynaecology, and urinary-tract disorders
07-03-01 Combined hormonal contraceptives

Ethinylestradiol 20mcg / desogestrel 150mcg
Formulary

Ethinylestradiol 20mcg / desogestrel 150mcg

21 day monophasic preparation

Munalea® 20/150 is a cost effective choice

Gedarel® 20/150

Alternative brand Mercilon® (Amber 2)


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Ethinylestradiol / etonogestrel Vaginal Delivery System NuvaRing®
Formulary

Releases ethinlyestradiol 15 microgram & etonogestrel 120 microgram per 24hrs over a period of 3 weeks as NuvaRing® (Amber 2) 

Use restricted to patients unable to use other methods of contraception and for prescribing by specialists in contraceptive health.

Link  Faculty of Sexual & Reproductive Health Guidelines
 

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Ethinylestradiol / Levonorgestrel phased pill
Formulary

Ethinylestradiol 30 microgram and Levonorgestrel 50 microgram

Ethinylestradiol 40 microgram and Levonorgestrel 75 microgram

Ethinylestradiol 30 microgram and Levonorgestrel 125 microgram

28 day phasic preparation

as Logynon® ED


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Ethinylestradiol / levonorgestrel phased pill Logynon
Formulary

Ethinylestradiol 30 microgram and Levonorgestrel 50 microgram

Ethinylestradiol 40 microgram and Levonorgestrel 75 microgram

Ethinylestradiol 30 microgram and Levonorgestrel 125 microgram

21 day phasic preparation

as Logynon®

 


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Ethinylestradiol 20 mcg / gestodene 75 mcg
Formulary

Ethinylestradiol 20 mcg / gestodene 75 mcg

21 day monophasic preparation

Aidulan® 20/75 is cost effective choice

Millinette® 20/75

Femodette® is alternative brand (Amber 2)


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Ethinylestradiol 20 mcg / norethisterone 1mg
Formulary

Ethinylestradiol 20 mcg / norethisterone 1mg as Loestrin® 20

 

21 day monophasic preparation

 


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Ethinylestradiol 30 mcg / drospirenone 3 mg
Formulary

Ethinylestradiol 30 mcg / drospirenone 3 mg

21 day monophasic preparation

Yinzell® and Lucette® are cost effective equivalents to Yasmin®

All to be used 3rd or 4th line for women intolerant to other contraceptives


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Ethinylestradiol 30 mcg / Gestodene 75 mcg
Formulary

Ethinylestradiol 30mcg / Gestodene 75 mcg as Femodene ED®

28 day monophasic preparation


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Ethinylestradiol 30 mcg / Levonorgestrel 150 mcg
Formulary

Ethinylestradiol 30 mcg / Levonorgestrel 150 mcg as Microgynon 30 ED®

28 day monophasic preparation


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Ethinylestradiol 30 mcg / Norethisterone acetate 1.5mg
Formulary

Ethinylestradiol 30 mcg / Norethisterone acetate 1.5mg as Loestrin® 30

21 day monophasic preparations


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Ethinylestradiol 30mcg / desogestrel 150mcg
Formulary

Ethinylestradiol 30mcg / desogestrel 150mcg

21 day monophasic preparation

Munalea® 30/150 is cost effective choice

Gedarel® 30/150

Marvelon® (Amber 2) is alternative brand


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Ethinylestradiol 30mcg / gestodene 75 mcg
Formulary

Ethinylestradiol 30mcg / gestodene 75 mcg

21 day monophasic preparation

Aidulan® 30/75 is cost effective choice

Millinette® 30/75

Femodene® is alternative choice (Amber 2)


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Ethinylestradiol 30mcg / levonorgestrel 150mcg
Formulary

Ethinylestradiol 30mcg / levonorgestrel 150mcg

21 day monophasic preparations

Maexeni® is cost effective choice

Rigevidon®

Alternative brands (Amber 2) are Microgynon® and Ovranette®


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Ethinylestradiol 35 mcg / noresthisterone 1mg
Formulary

Ethinylestradiol 35 mcg / noresthisterone 1mg as Norimin®

21 day monophasic preparations


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Ethinylestradiol 35 mcg / noresthisterone 500mcg
Formulary

Ethinylestradiol 35 mcg / noresthisterone 500mcg as Brevinor®

21 day monophasic preparations

 


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Ethinylestradiol 35 mcg / norgestimate 250 mcg
Formulary

Ethinylestradiol 35 mcg / norgestimate 250 mcg

21 day monophasic preparations

Cilique® is cost-effective choice

Cilest® is alternative brand (Amber 2)


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Ethinylestradiol/ norelgestromin patch Evra®
Formulary

Ethinylestradiol 33.9 microgram in 24hrs and norelgestromin 203 microgram in 24 hrs as Evra® Patch (Amber 2)

 

May be of value in women who are poor compliers with oral contraceptives. Women should have tried at least 2 oral contraceptives.


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BiNovum®
Non Formulary

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Ethinylestradiol 20 mcg / drospirenone 3 mg
Non Formulary

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Ethinylestradiol/ etonogestrel Vaginal Delivery System SyreniRing®
Non Formulary
Link  Faculty of Sexual & Reproductive Health Guidelines
 

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Mestranol/ norethisterone Norinyl-1®
Non Formulary

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Nomegestrol acetate and beta estradiol  Zoely®
Non Formulary

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Qlaira®
Non Formulary

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Synphase®
Non Formulary

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Triadene® Phasic Combined Hormonal Contraceptives
Non Formulary

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Tri-minulet®
Non Formulary

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Trinordiol®
Non Formulary

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TriNovum®
Non Formulary

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