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Abstract
The contraceptive pill containing estradiol valerate and dienogest meets women’s requests for: a more natural contraceptive, that is reliable and easy to use, with positive cosmetic effects; less intense and shorter bleeding, reduced anaemia and increased vital energy; reduced dysmenorrhoea and all the specific cycle-related symptoms linked to a drop in oestrogen and the related systemic inflammation, the result of a hormone free interval (HFI) of just two days; with a good impact on sexuality and overall well-being, all associated with a high level of efficacy: (uncorrected Pearl Index: 0.79; corrected: 0.42).
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Acupuncture, Luteinizing hormone, Birth control, Estrogen, Testosterone, Hormonal contraception, Menstrual cycle, Combined oral contraceptive pill
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