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Aygestin: Oral tablet

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Aygestin 5mg Tab
Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Inc, A subsidiary of Pfizer Inc
Pill Identification: 5 AYGESTIN 
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Aygestin 5mg Tab
Teva Women's Health, Inc.
Pill Identification: 5 AYGESTIN  |  b 424
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Aygestin 5mg Tab
Teva Women's Health, Inc.
Pill Identification: 5 AYGESTIN  |  b 424

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Aygestin: Oral tablet

What is this medicine?

NORETHINDRONE ACETATE (nor eth IN drone AS e tate) is a female hormone. This medicine is used to treat endometriosis, uterine bleeding caused by abnormal hormone levels, and secondary amenorrhea. Secondary amenorrhea is when a woman stops getting menstrual periods due to low levels of certain female hormones.


Similar Generic Drugs : Norethindrone: Oral tablet

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Aygestin: Oral tablet
Usage by Gender
98.0%
2.0%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
4.0%
36.0%
46.0%
14.0%
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