Menstruation Disturbances Cochrane Pediatric Emergency Medicine Reviews

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Cochrane Systematic Review: Oral contraceptives containing drospirenone for premenstrual syndrome


Lopez LM, Kaptein AA, Helmerhorst FM

OBJECTIVES: To review all randomized controlled trials comparing a combined oral contraceptive containing drospirenone to a placebo or another combined oral contraceptive for effect on premenstrual symptoms.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Acupuncture for dysmenorrhoea


Smith CA, Zhu X, He L, Song J

OBJECTIVES: To determine the efficacy and safety of acupuncture in the treatment of primary dysmenorrhoea when compared with a placebo, no treatment, or conventional medical treatment (for example oral contraceptives and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medication (NSAIDs)).