This brand name is authorized in South Africa

Active ingredients

The drug ACTORDENE contains a combination of these active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs):

1 Gestodene
Read about Gestodene
2 17 alpha-Ethinylestradiol

Ethinylestradiol is chemically and biologically identical to endogenous human oestradiol. It substitutes for the loss of estrogen production in menopausal women, and alleviates menopausal symptoms. Estrogens prevent bone loss following menopause or ovariectomy.

Read about 17 alpha-Ethinylestradiol

Authorization and marketing

This drug has been assigned below unique identifiers within the countries it is being marketed:

Country Identification scheme Identifier(s)
Country: ZA Health Products Regulatory Authority Identifier(s): 48/18.8/1352

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