ORAL CONTRACEPTIVES

pills taken on a regular basis by females to inhibit pregnancy. Most are combined forms of a synthetic estrogen and a progestin- some are progestin-only forms.

ORAL CONTRACEPTIVES: "Certain oral contraceptives may help treat PMDD, while others can make symptoms worse."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ORAL CONTRACEPTIVES," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/oral-contraceptives/ (accessed October 25, 2020).
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