medroxyprogesterone

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Noun1.medroxyprogesterone - 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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medroxyprogesterone

n medroxiprogesterona
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The hospital also gives various contraceptives like hormonal contraceptives, intrauterine contraceptive device, depo medroxy progesterone acetate injections and tubal ligation and vasectomy operations.
Gorgulu, "The effects of medroxy progesterone acetate on the proinflammatory cytokines, TNF-alpha and IL-1beta in the early phase of the spinal cord injury," Neurological Research, vol.
In September 2015, the Indian Health Ministry announced the approval of the injectable contraceptive Depo Medroxy Progesterone Acetate (DMPA), or Depo Provera, for use in the National Family Planning Programme (FPP).
Effect of medroxy progesterone on arterial blood gases, leptin.
The subjects participated in the study were selected by their record and they were using either tablet Lofemenal (Ethinyl estradiol 0.03mg and Norgestrel 0.3mg) or injectables Depoprovera (Depot Medroxy Progesterone Acetate 150mg/ml after 3 months) and Norigest (Norethisterone enanthate 200mg/ml.
Monthly depot medroxy progesterone acetate and testosterone esters.
Tankeyoon, "The release of prolactin by medroxy progesterone acetate in human subjects," British Journal of Pharmacology, vol.
The doctor informed that the most common drugs used for chemical castration in European countries is cyproterone acetate, while medroxy progesterone acetate is preferred in the US.