Contraceptives

Hormone doses and costs of hormonal contraceptives.

Hormonal Contraceptives: Oral and Transdermal
COMBINED PILLS
PreparationManufacturerOestrogen
(microgram)
Progestogen
(microgram)
Cost
Estradiol/Nomegestrol
Zoely MSD

1500

2500 (nomegestrol acetate)

16.50

Ethinylestradiol/Desogestrel
Alenvona Actavis

30

150

6.45
Bimizza Morningside

20

150

5.04
Cimizt Morningside

30

150

4.53
Gedarel 20/150 Consilient Health

20

150

5.08
Gedarel 30/150 Consilient Health

30

150

4.19

Lestramyl 20/150 Mylan

20

150

4.30
Lestramyl 30/150 Mylan

30

150

3.80

Marvelon MSD 30 150 7.10
Mercilon MSD 20 150 8.44
Munalea 20/150 Lupin 20 150 5.07
Munalea 30/150 Lupin 30 150 4.18
Ethinylestradiol/Drospirenone
Acondro Mylan 30 3000 8.35
Cleosensa Actavis 30 3000 14.70
Daylette Consilient Health 20 3000 10.50
Dretine Teva 30 3000 8.30
Eloine Bayer 20 3000 14.70
Lucette Consilient Health 30 3000 9.35
Yacella Morningside 30 3000 8.30
Yasmin Bayer 30 3000 14.70
Yiznell Lupin 30 3000 9.30
Ethinylestradiol/Etonogestrel
NuvaRing (vaginal ring) MSD 15 120 27.00
Ethinylestradiol/Gestodene
Aidulan 20/75 Lupin 20 75 5.40
Aidulan 30/75 Lupin 30 75 4.11
Femodene (also ED) Bayer 30 75 6.73
7.10(ED)
Femodette Bayer 20 75 8.85
Katya Stragen 30 75 5.03
Millinette 20/75 Consilient Health

20

75

5.41
Millinette 30/75 Consilient Health

30

75

4.12
Sunya Stragen 20 75 6.62
Ethinylestradiol/Levonorgestrel
Elevin Med Rx 30 150 29.25
Erlibelle Actavis 30 150 2.82
Levest Morningside 30 150 1.80
Maexeni Lupin 30 150 1.88
Microgynon 30 (also ED) Bayer 30 150 2.82
2.99(ED)
Ovranette Pfizer 30 150 2.20
Rigevidon Consilient Health 30 150 1.89
Ethinylestradiol/Norethisterone
Brevinor Pfizer 35 500 (norethisterone) 1.99
Loestrin 20 Galen 20 1000 (norethisterone acetate) 2.70
Loestrin 30 Galen 30 1500 (norethisterone acetate) 3.90
Norimin Pfizer 35 1000 (norethisterone) 2.28
Ethinylestradiol/Norgestimate
Cilest Janssen-Cilag 35 250 7.16
Cilique Consilient Health 35 250 4.65
Lizinna Morningside 35 250 5.37
Mestranol/Norethisterone
Norinyl-1 Pfizer 50 1000 2.19
COMBINED TRANSDERMAL PATCH
PreparationManufacturerOestrogen
(microgram)
Progestogen
(microgram)
Cost
Ethinylestradiol/Norelgestromin
Evra (Patches) Janssen-Cilag 33.9/24hrs 203/24hrs (norelgestromin)* 19.51
PHASIC
PreparationManufacturerOestrogen
(microgram)
Progestogen
(microgram)
Cost
Estradiol/Dienogest
Qlaira Bayer 3000
2000
2000
1000
– (2 tab)
2000 (5 tab)
3000 (17 tab)
– (2 tab)
25.18
Ethinylestradiol/Gestodene
Triadene Bayer 30
40
30
50 (6 tab)
70 (5 tab)
100 (10 tab)
10.40
Ethinylestradiol/Levonorgestrel
Logynon (also ED) Bayer 30
40
30
50 (6 tab)
75 (5 tab)
125 (10 tab)
3.82
4.00(ED)
TriRegol Consilient Health

30
40
30

50 (6 tab)
75 (5 tab)
125 (10 tab)
2.44
Ethinylestradiol/Norethisterone
Synphase Pfizer 35
35
35
500 (7 tab)
1000 (9 tab)
500 (5 tab)
3.60
PROGESTOGEN-ONLY PILLS
PreparationManufacturerOestrogen
(microgram)
Progestogen
(microgram)
Cost
Desogestrel
Aizea Marlborough - 75 5.21
Cerazette MSD - 75 8.68
Cerelle Consilient Health - 75 3.50
Desomono MedRx - 75 8.68
Desorex Somex - 75 8.68
Feanolla Lupin - 75 3.49
Nacrez Teva UK - 75 3.50
Zelleta Morningside - 75 3.35
Levonorgestrel
Norgeston Bayer - 30 2.21
Norethisterone type
Micronor Janssen-Cilag - 350 (norethisterone) 1.80
Noriday Pfizer - 350 (norethisterone) 2.10

* Primary active metabolite of norgestimate

Cost = per 3 months


KEYWORDS: CoC | CC | PoP | PoC | Oestrogen | Estrogen | Progestogen


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