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Discontinued oral contraceptives from Janssen

Janssen has taken the decision to discontinue the following oral contraceptive 3x21 strip packets: Trinovum (norethisteronen 0.5, 0.75 and 1.0mg and ethinylestradiol 0.035mg)  will be discontinued at the end of January 2016; Ovysmen (norethisterone 0.5mg and ethinylestradiol 0.035mg) in April 2016, Binovum (norethisterone 0.5mg, 1.0mg and ethinylestradiol 0.035mg) in June 2016. This is not due to any safety concerns.

Citation: The Pharmaceutical Journal DOI: 10.1211/PJ.2015.20200293

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