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“Combined” contraceptive pill contains


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Oestrogen and progesterone

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Oestrogen and spermicide

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Progesterone and spermicide

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D

Progesterone and FSH

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Solution

The correct option is A

Oestrogen and progesterone


The combined oral contraceptive pill (COCP), often referred to as the birth control pill or colloquially as "the pill", is a birth control method that is made up of a combination of oestrogen (estradiol) and a structural analogue of progesterone called progestin.

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