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  1. Model 2a
    Hormonal Contraceptives
    • Oral contraceptives (birth control pills)
    • – Single hormone
    • – Two hormones
    • • Injection
    • • Patch
    • • Vaginal ring
    • • Implant
  2. Hormonal Contraceptives

    -estrogen and progestin
     
    ----------ovulation
    Contain one or two hormones

    • – Progesterone (progestin)
    • – Estrogen
    • • Higher than normal levels of ----- and ------- in the blood turn off the chemicals that trigger hormone release

    • – Primary effect: Prevents------
    • – Secondary effects:

    • Thicken cervical mucus
    • • Make it difficult for egg to attach to uterine lining (endometrium)
  3. Oral Contraceptives
    -Monophasic:
    -Biphasic:
    -Triphasic:
  4. Phases of hormone levels
    • – --------: all the pills contain the same amount of hormone
    • – ------: two phases of hormone levels
    • – -------: mimics the bodies natural method of hormone
    • release (three phases) Oral Contraceptives
    • Ortho-Tri-Cyclen®
    • • Types of Oral Contraceptives
    • – Combination pills Efficacy: 99%
    • – Progestin-only pills Efficacy: 95%

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