Medical Definition of Medroxyprogesterone 17-acetate

1. A synthetic progestin that is derived from 17-hydroxyprogesterone. It is a long-acting contraceptive that is effective both orally or by intramuscular injection and has also been used to treat breast and endometrial neoplasms. Pharmacological action: antineoplastic agent, hormonal, contraceptive agents, female, contraceptive agents, male, progestational hormones, synthetic. Chemical name: Pregn-4-ene-3,20-dione, 17-(acetyloxy)-6-methyl-, (6alpha)- (12 Dec 1998)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Medroxyprogesterone 17-acetate

medling
medlure
medly
medlying
medmal
medoid
medoids
medphalan
medregal
medregals
medrick
medricks
medrinaque
medroxyprogesterone
medroxyprogesterone 17-acetate (current term)
medroxyprogesterone acetate
medrylamine
medrysone
meds
medscanner
medscanners
medspa
medspas
medspeak
medulla
medulla glandulae suprarenalis
medulla nodi lymphatici
medulla oblongata
medulla of adrenal gland

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