Definition of mini-pill in English:

mini-pill

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Pronunciation: /ˈmɪnɪpɪl
 
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noun

  • A contraceptive pill containing a progestogen and not oestrogen.
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    • The progestogen-only pill is sometimes called the mini-pill.
    • Current medical understanding of what is meant by ‘miscarriage’ excludes results brought about by the pill, the mini-pill or the morning-after pill.
    • The progestin-only pill is better than regular birth control pills if you are breast-feeding because the mini-pill will not change your milk production.

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