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mini-pill Line breaks: mini-pill
Pronunciation: /ˈmɪnɪpɪl/

Definition of mini-pill in English:


A contraceptive pill containing a progestogen and not oestrogen.
Example sentences
  • 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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