Medication Description: Logest
Drops containing 0.075 mg of gestodene gestogen and 0.02 mg of ethinyl estradiol estrogen.
Treats low-dose (according to the content of ethinyl estradiol) contraceptive drugs.
Method of application, possible complications and contraindications, see "Oral contraceptives" (general part).
Compared with other oral contraceptives, it has the least effect on lipid and carbohydrate metabolism, as well as body weight. This is because gestodene, in contrast to other third-generation progestin drugs (desogestrel and norgestimate), is characterized by 100% bioavailability and the greatest gestagenic activity.
Release form: dragee (N. 21).