About birth control pills?
what is the difference between "desogestrel" and "drospirenon" ?
- 1 decade agoFavorite Answer
Main Entry: deso·ges·trel
: a synthetic progestogen C22H30O used in birth control pills in combination with ethinyl estradiol
Drospirenone is a synthetic progestin that is an analog to spironolactone. Its molecular weight is 366.5 and its molecular formula is C24H30O3.
The compound is part of certain birth control formulations.
I tried looking it up at wikipedia but couldn' tunderstand it either.Source(s): http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/desogestrel http://www.reference.com/browse/wiki/Drospirenone