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Desolett 28 – Desogestrel – Ethinyl Estradiol uses, dose and

Composition and type of birth control pills. Desolett 28 is a combined contraceptive pill. Each large tablet contains a small amount of two different female hormones. These are desogestrel (yellow body hormone) and Ethinyl estradiol ( estrogen ). The small tablets do not contain any hormones at all and are called placebo tablets. Because Desolett 28 contains small amounts of hormones, it is called a low-dose birth control pill. Because all active tablets contain the same amount of hormone, it is also called a monophasic contraceptive pill.

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Desolett – Desogestrel – Ethinyl Estradiol uses, dose and side

Desolett is a combined contraceptive pill. Each tablet contains a small amount of two different female hormones. These are desogestrel (yellow body hormone) and Ethinyl estradiol ( estrogen ). Because Desolett contains small amounts of hormones, it is called a low-dose birth control pill. Because all tablets contain the same amount of hormone, it is also called a monophasic birth control pill.

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Desogestrel STADA – Desogestrel uses, dose and sdie effects

Desogestrel Stada is used to prevent pregnancy. Desogestrel Stada contains small amounts of a type of female sex hormone, progestogen, and desogestrel. Desogestrel Stada is therefore called a progestogen pill. Unlike combined contraceptive pills, these do not contain any estrogen as a supplement to progestogen.

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Desloratadine Apofri – Desloratadine uses, dose and side effects

Desloratadine Apofri relieves the symptoms of allergic rhinitis ( inflammation of the nasal mucosa caused by allergies, such as hay fever or allergies to dust mites) in adults and adolescents 12 years of age and older. These symptoms include sneezing, runny or itchy nose, palate itching, and itchy, red, or watery eyes.

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Desferal – Deferoxamine Mesylate uses, dose and side effects

Repeated blood transfusions may be necessary for patients with various types of anemia ( anemia ). Repeated blood transfusions can, however, give rise to an accumulation of excess iron. This is because blood contains iron and the body has no natural way of removing the excess iron obtained through blood transfusions. Over time, excess iron can damage important organs e.g. liver and heart. Desferal is used in children and adults to remove excess iron and reduce the risk of it causing organ damage.

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Derinik – Pramipexole uses, dose and side effects

Derinik contains the active substance pramipexole and Derinik belongs to a group of medicines called dopamine agonists, which stimulate the dopamine receptors in the brain. By stimulating dopamine receptors, nerve impulses are triggered in the brain that can help control the body's movements.

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Depo-Provera – Medroxyprogesterone uses, dose and side effects

Depo-Provera contains medroxyprogesterone acetate. Medroxyprogesterone acetate is a synthetic hormone similar to the naturally occurring hormone et progesterone(corpus luteum hormone). Injection of medroxyprogesterone acetate prevents ovulation and thus you can not get pregnant. Pregnancy protection is enhanced by the fact that medroxyprogesterone acetate affects the uterine lining so that it is not susceptible to a fertilized egg and affects the mucus in the cervix so that it becomes impermeable to sperm.