Latest Ethinylestradiol Stories

2013-12-20 23:03:55

Alert: Drug Allegedly Linked to Serious Injuries and Deaths in Users DALLAS (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 The national plaintiffs’ law firm of Baron & Budd is now handling lawsuits on behalf of women who have used the contraceptive device NuvaRing, also known as the etonogestrel/ethinyl estradiol Vaginal Ring. Baron & Budd NuvaRing lawyers will represent women who allegedly suffered serious side effects or even died after using the birth control drug. The NuvaRing, produced by...

2012-06-25 23:23:14

Bielefeld University students participating in MIT competition A biological filter to remove estrogens from waste water and drinking water -- 15 Bielefeld students submitting this project to the 'international Genetically Engineered Machine competition' (iGEM) at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Boston, USA are setting their sights high. They are persuading internationally active companies and associations in the biotechnology and chemistry sector to contribute several...

2012-06-15 06:23:31

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- A 15-year Danish historical cohort study was done to see how hormonal contraception can cause thrombotic stroke (blood clotting inside a brain artery) and myocardial infarction (heart attack). In this study, 1,626,158 non-pregnant women from the ages of 15 to 49 years old were observed. During the study 3,311 thrombotic strokes and 1,725 myocardial infarctions occurred. The current use of oral contraceptive that included ethinyl estradiol (bio-active estrogen) at a...

Water Pollution Caused By Contraceptives Could Cost Billions To Fix
2012-06-04 03:44:51

Water supplies that have been contaminated by synthetic hormones found in contraceptives will cost Britain upwards of $46 billion to clean up, Guardian Science Editor Robin McKie reported on Saturday. The culprit is ethinyl estradiol (EE2), the primary active ingredient of contraceptive pills, according to McKie. The substance has polluted rivers, streams, and drinking water supplies in the UK, and the most recent European Union (EU) water framework directive is calling for drastic...

2012-03-06 16:30:00

Card offers consumers 10% - 75% discounts off FDA-approved medications; providers earn $.50 - $1.25 for each prescription filled using the card. Margate, NJ (PRWEB) March 06, 2012 Medication Discount Card announces new partnership opportunities with health care providers across the country, bringing valuable discounts to providers´ bottom lines and a wealth of benefits for the health of the community. Medical and pharmaceutical institutions around the country are eligible for the...

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