medroxyprogesterone

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a progestin compound (trade name Provera) used to treat menstrual disorders

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Oxidative stress lipid profile and liver functions in average Egyptian long term depo medroxy progesterone acetate (DMPA) users.
Medroxy Not reported Humans: 150 mg -progesterone IM every 3 months [122].
Women were assigned to receive either 0.625 mg conjugated estrogen with 10 mg medroxy progesterone acetate or 6 g fenugreek seed powder daily for 8 weeks.
Scientists treated 20 acutemyeloid leukaemia (AML) patients with cholesterol-lowering Bezafibrate and the female contraceptive drug Medroxy progesterone Acetate and found that patients experienced none of the side effects associated with chemotherapy.
Subcutaneous depot medroxy progesterone acetate versus leuprolide acetate in treatment of endometriosis associated pain.
(40), who reported a 23% reduction in Lp(a) mass in postmenopausal women placed on HRT (conjugated equine estrogns, 0.625 mg/ day, and medroxy progesterone acetate, 2.5 mg/day); when HRT was discontinued, the concentration of Lp(a) mass returned to normal (41).
Similar trends were seen in a study conducted by Singhal et al where injectable depot medroxy progesterone acetate (DMPA) was used as a contraceptive in the immediate post-partum period and was found to be safe and effective alternate method with no deleterious effect on mothers milk and infant growth24.
They were prescribed conjugated oestrogen (0.625 mg) for 6 months, followed by Medroxy progesterone acetate (10 mg) for 10 days.
Effects of tamoxifen, medroxy progesterone acetate and their combination on human endometrial estrogen and progestin receptor concentrations.
Patient was given Inj Medroxy Progesterone Acetate 150 mg and after 3 months wide local excision of the abdominal wall lump was done.