Women's trials: the approval of the first oral contraceptive pill in the United States and Great Britain

J Hist Med Allied Sci. 2002 Apr;57(2):117-60. doi: 10.1093/jhmas/57.2.117.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Historical Article
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Contraceptives, Oral / adverse effects
  • Contraceptives, Oral / history
  • Contraceptives, Oral, Combined / adverse effects
  • Contraceptives, Oral, Combined / history*
  • Drug Approval / history*
  • Estradiol Congeners / adverse effects
  • Estradiol Congeners / history*
  • Female
  • History, 20th Century
  • Humans
  • Mestranol / adverse effects
  • Mestranol / history*
  • Norethynodrel / adverse effects
  • Norethynodrel / history*
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • United States Food and Drug Administration / history
  • Women's Health

Substances

  • Contraceptives, Oral
  • Contraceptives, Oral, Combined
  • Estradiol Congeners
  • Infecundin
  • Norethynodrel
  • Mestranol