Obstetrics and Gynecology Archives - MPR

Obstetrics and Gynecology

MPR Weekly Dose Podcast Episode 61

This week we cover new findings for the diabetes drug sitagliptin in pediatrics; An obesity treatment has its approval expanded; The FDA issue a Complete Response Letter for an outpatient alternative treatment; And news of availability for a transdermal contraceptive patch.

Twirla Contraceptive Patch Now Available

Twirla (levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol) transdermal system is now available as a method of contraception for use in women of reproductive potential with a BMI <30kg/m2 for whom a combined hormonal contraceptive is appropriate.