medroxyprogesterone


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

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Half of the women in the 2-year, open-label trial took conjugated estrogens (0.30 mg/day) plus medroxyprogesterone (2.5 mg/day) as well as calcium supplements.
The postmenopausal subjects, who had a mean age of 55.2 years and a range of 42-72 years, were taken off medroxyprogesterone and given conjugated equine estrogen 0.625 mg/day continuously plus "a thimble full" of the sustained-release intravaginal crinone 4% gel, administered once daily for 10 days per month.
In the present study, the most common contraceptives used by pregnant women were medroxyprogesterone acetate, pharmaceutical combination form of estradiol valerate+norgestrel, and pharmaceutical combination form of ethinyl estradiol+levonorgestrel.
"The launch of Medroxyprogesterone Acetate adds to Mylan's robust portfolio of generic birth control medicines in the U.S.
Mylan NV (NASDAQ: MYL), a global pharmaceutical company, announced yesterday that it has launched its Medroxyprogesterone Acetate Injectable (MPA) Suspension USP, 150mg/mL Single-Dose Vial, a generic version of the brand drug, Pfizer's Depo-Provera, in the United States.
Management of endometriosis with oral medroxyprogesterone acetate.
It also provides the modalities for coordinating the activities of various stakeholders involved in introducing and scaling up Depot Medroxyprogesterone Acetate (DMPA-SC) through a total market approach.
One of the most highly effective forms of reversible contraception is depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA).
THE DOWNSIDE: Synthetic Progesterone (medroxyprogesterone)
In addition to these clinical studies, the authors examined animal, cell and biochemical research on the form of progestin used in DMPA -- medroxyprogesterone acetate, or MPA.
A 15-year-old female was returning for follow-up after a 1-month medroxyprogesterone acetate challenge test.
In addition, 40 underwent Bilateral Tubal Ligation (BTL), 21 opted for the implant which is the depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA), 11 used the Intra Uterine Device (IUD), 60 chose injectable, and one underwent vasectomy.
Weight gain in obese and nonobese adolescent girls initiating depot medroxyprogesterone, oral contraceptive pills, or no hormonal contraceptive method.
Informed consent was taken and the patient was initiated on depot medroxyprogesterone acetate injection 150 mg intramuscular, every fortnight.
In this study, we sought to determine whether apigenin, a low molecular weight anti-carcinogenic flavonoid, inhibits the growth of aggressive Her2/neu-positive BT-474 xenograft tumors in nude mice exposed to medroxyprogesterone acetate (MPA), the most commonly used progestin in the USA.