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Okra seed used as contraceptive?

  Okra and okra seeds contain trace amounts of gossypol, a polyphenolic aldehyde with male contraceptive properties that is also found in higher concentrations in cottonse (MORE)
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Why can insulin not be given orally?

When you eat a protein of whatever sort, the digestive system breaks it down into amino acids. But for insulin to help you as an enzyme, it must remain intact.
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Can sodium pentathol be taken orally?

Sodium pentathol can be taken orally but it is most commonly given  by injection. Sodium pentathol is used as an anesthetic and given  before surgery.

How does contraceptive pills work?

Contraceptive pills (both birth control pills and emergency contraceptives) work by thickening cervical mucus to prevent sperm from accessing the ovaries, suppressing (prevent (MORE)

Can micronor contraceptive tablets stop your periods?

  It stopped mine entirely. I was prescribed Micronor because it's progesterone only, and I needed an estrogen free product because I was breastfeeding. Being that Microno (MORE)