Data from EMC - Curated by Toby Galbraith - Last updated 02 August 2016

Indication(s)

Oral contraception

The decision to prescribe Mercilon should take into consideration the individual woman's current risk factors, particularly those for venous thromboembolism (VTE), and how the risk of VTE with Mercilon compares with other CHCs.

 

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Orphan designation No
Type POM
Marketing authorisation holder Merck Sharp & Dohme Limited

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