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Recent research has shown that a new combined oral contraceptive has high efficacy, cycle control, and safety, even among a diverse American population that included women with a body mass index of 35 kg/m2. The medication contains estetrol (a novel estrogen) and drospirenone.

New Oral Contraceptive Holds Promise of Few or No Blood Clots, Other Adverse Effects

Estetrol has low effect on breast tissue