Response to the call to ban Diane-35: Media Release

Response to the call to ban Diane-35: Media Release

SHINE SA Media Release: 13 December 2017

SHINE SA believes everyone should have access to contraceptive choices, and that decisions about contraception are best made in conjunction with a healthcare professional. Cyproterone acetate pills, commonly known as Diane-35 appear to be associated with a higher risk of deep venous thrombosis (DVT) than levonorgestrel (LNG) containing pills, although the overall risk is still very low for most people.

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