ISSN 2398-2950      

Ethinylestradiol

ffelis
Contributor(s):

Synonym(s): Ethinyloestradiol, Ethinyl Estradiol.


Introduction

Name

  • Ethinylestradiol

Class of drug

  • Estrogen.

Description

Storage requirements

  • Store below 25°C.
  • Protect from light.
  • Store in a dry place.

Uses

This article is available in full to registered subscribers

Sign up now to obtain ten tokens to view any ten Vetlexicon articles, images, sounds or videos, or Login

Indications

Male dog
  • Anal adenoma.
  • Prostate hyperplasia.
  • Problems relating to excess libido.
  • Female dogs in combination with methyltestosterone   Methyltestosterone  to treat pseudopregnancy   Pseudopregnancy  - inhibits prostaglandin release from anterior pituitary.

Administration

This article is available in full to registered subscribers

Sign up now to obtain ten tokens to view any ten Vetlexicon articles, images, sounds or videos, or Login

Pharmacokinetics

This article is available in full to registered subscribers

Sign up now to obtain ten tokens to view any ten Vetlexicon articles, images, sounds or videos, or Login

Precautions

This article is available in full to registered subscribers

Sign up now to obtain ten tokens to view any ten Vetlexicon articles, images, sounds or videos, or Login

Adverse Reactions

This article is available in full to registered subscribers

Sign up now to obtain ten tokens to view any ten Vetlexicon articles, images, sounds or videos, or Login

Further Reading

Publications

Refereed Papers

Other sources of information

  • Based on Small Animal Formulary. Tennant B (1999) 3rd edn. BSAVA, UK.
MEMBER BENEFIT

Can’t find what you’re looking for?

We have an ever growing content library on Vetlexicon so if you ever find we haven't covered something that you need please fill in the form below and let us know!