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Noun1.Provera - a progestin compound (trade name Provera) used to treat menstrual disorders
progestin, progestogen - any of a group of steroid hormones that have the effect of progesterone
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Provera praised Delecour's contribution this year and claimed his departure was 'in the best interests of our future success'.
When she turned to her doctor for advice, all she heard were recommendations for Premarin and Provera, the most common hormone-replacement therapies.
13 September 2013 a[euro]" Italian stock market regulator Consob said it had opened a procedure that could lead to forcing a possible increase in the price of the mandatory public tender offer for Camfin SpA (BIT:CMF), the holding company for Pirelli & C SpAa[euro](tm)s (BIT:PC), launched by a consortium of investors headed by chairman Marco Tronchetti Provera.
26 July 2013 - Marco Tronchetti Provera, the chairman of Pirelli & C SpA (BIT:PC), and his bidding allies have been cleared to proceed with their friendly takeover offer for Camfin SpA (BIT:CMF), the holding company for the Italian tyre manufacturing giant.
Our practice has decided to purchase the new depo-subQ provera 104 (medroxyprogesterone acetate, 104 mg) for injection.
Pirelli chief executive Mr Marco Tronchetti Provera said that for the moment, high commodity prices outstripped cost savings of about 25 per cent to be reaped from the new technology, known as MIRS (modular integrated robotised system), which the company has developed in-house and patented.
Highlighting their views on this collaboration, Menouar Lounes, Master Data Manager, Provera, the buying organization for Cora Hypermarkets, and Match Supermarkets said, "We strongly support this effort.
The investor consortium bidding for Camfin, the holding company for Pirelli & C SpAa[euro](tm)s (BIT:PC), is headed by Pirelli chairman Marco Tronchetti Provera.
6 June 2013 - Italian stock market regulator Consob has started a probe into a reorganisation deal of Pirelli & C SpA (BIT:PC) that would allow the Italian tyre maker's chairman Marco Tronchetti Provera to preserve control of the company, Reuters said, citing a person close to the regulator.
Italian tyre and cable maker Pirelli posted first quarter 1998 consolidated profit before interest and taxes of pounds 52million, a 27 per cent increase on same 1997 period, chairman and chief executive Mr Marco Tronchetti Provera said.
Common synthetic hormones like Premarin and Provera are toxic chemicals and can cause diseases, says Savage.