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- n. A derivative of 17β-estradiol, the major endogenous estrogen in humans, used in oral contraceptives.
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As treated wastewater flows into rivers and streams every day, fish all over the world get a tiny dose of 17a-ethinylestradiol, a synthetic estrogen that\'s in birth control pills.
As treated wastewater flows into rivers and streams every day, fish all over the world get a tiny dose of 17a-ethinylestradiol, a synthetic estrogen that's in birth control pills.
YAZ® tablets contain an estrogen (17alpha-ethinylestradiol) stabilized by beta-cyclodextrin (or "betadex") as a "clathrate" (a protective molecular cage).
The fruit's juice blocked a key enzyme that normally breaks down ethinylestradiol, the form of oestrogen in the contraceptive.
Estrogen natural synthetic estradiol ethinylestradiol estrone mestranol estriol Conjugated estrogen
The authors commented that her medical history was "unremarkable" and she was on two types of medication: a low dose contraceptive pill (drospirenone and ethinylestradiol) and a thyroid drug (levothyroxine).
The number of bonus embryos that developed in PET bottles was comparable to what developed when glass-housed snails were treated with 25 nanograms of ethinylestradiol - the potent synthetic estrogen in birth control pills - per liter of water.