ADOLESS

Brand name authorized in: Brazil

Active ingredients

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

1 Gestodene
UNII 1664P6E6MI - GESTODENE
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2 17 alpha-Ethinylestradiol
UNII 423D2T571U - ETHINYL ESTRADIOL

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

Medicine classification

This drug has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification system as follows:

ATC code
Group title
Classification
Gestodene and ethinylestradiol
G Genito urinary system and sex hormones → G03 Sex hormones and modulators of the genital system → G03A Hormonal contraceptives for systemic use → G03AA Progestogens and estrogens, fixed combinations
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Unique identifiers

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

Country
Identification scheme
Identifier(s)
BR
Câmara de Regulação do Mercado de Medicamentos
Identifier(s): 509000301111410, 509016080013203