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etonogestrel

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noun et·o·no·ges·trel \ˌet-ə-nō-ˈjes-trəl\

Medical Definition of etonogestrel

  1. :  a synthetic progestin C22H28O2 used alone or in combination with an estrogen to prevent pregnancy Etonogestrel is marketed under the trademark Nexplanon and when combined with ethinyl estradiol under the trademark NuvaRing.


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