Obstetrics and Gynecology Archives - MPR

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Slynd, a Progestin-Only Contraceptive, Now Available

Exeltis USA announced the commercial launch of Slynd (drospirenone), which is indicated for use by females of reproductive potential to prevent pregnancy. Slynd is a progestin-only contraceptive that lowers the risk of becoming pregnant primarily by suppressing ovulation. It contains the synthetic progestin drospirenone in a 4mg dosage strength that is given in a 24/4…