Contraception method which includes intravaginal rings such as the Nuvaring. Combination of etonogestrel progestin with ethinyl estradiol, a synthetic estrogen.
|Drug||Drug Name||Drug Indication|
|DB00294||Etonogestrel||Etonogestrel is administered in subdermal implants as long-acting reversible contraception. It is known to be effective in postpartum insertion including breastfeeding women.[A175990] Etonogestrel is part of the long-acting contraceptive implants that prevent pregnancy. The implant's effect can remain for 5 years.[L5698]|
|DB00783||Estradiol||Estradiol is indicated for the treatment of moderate to severe vasomotor symptoms and vulvar and vaginal atrophy due to menopause, for the treatment of hypoestrogenism due to hypogonadism, castration, or primary ovarian failure, and for the prevention of post-menopausal osteoarthritis. It is also used for the treatment of breast cancer (for palliation only) in appropriately selected women and men with metastatic disease, and for the treatment of advanced androgen-dependent carcinoma of the prostate (for palliation only).|
|DB14583||Segesterone acetate||Segesterone acetate in combination with ethinyl estradiol is indicated for use by females of reproductive potential to prevent pregnancy as a combination hormonal contraceptive (CHC). It induces contraception for thirteen 28-day cycles (1 year) following vaginal administration. The vaginal system must remain in place continuously for 3 weeks (21 days) followed by a 1-week (7-day) vaginal system-free interval. The use in females with a body mass index of >29 kg/m^2 has not been adequately evaluated [FDA Label].|