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Chemical Medroxyprogesterone Acetate

Name Medroxyprogesterone Acetate
CAS Type 1 Name Pregn-4-ene-3,20-dione, 17-(acetyloxy)-6-methyl-, (6alpha)-
Equivalent Terms (6 alpha)-17-(Acetoxy)-6-methylpregn-4-ene-3,20-dione | 6 alpha Methyl 17alpha hydroxyprogesterone Acetate | 6-alpha-Methyl-17alpha-hydroxyprogesterone Acetate | Curretab | Cycrin | Depo Medroxyprogesterone Acetate | Depo-Medroxyprogesterone Acetate | DepoProvera | Depo Provera | Depo-Provera | Farlutal | Gestapuran | Medroxyprogesterone 17 Acetate | Medroxyprogesterone 17-Acetate | Medroxyprogesterone 17-Acetate, (6 alpha,17 alpha)-Isomer | Medroxyprogesterone 17-Acetate, (6 beta)-Isomer | Perlutex | Provera | Veramix
CAS Registry Number 71-58-9
Definition 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.
Structure Medroxyprogesterone Acetate
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MeSH® ID D017258
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ChemicalsPolycyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Steroids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pregnanes Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pregnenes Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pregnenediones Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Progesterone Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydroxyprogesterones Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Medroxyprogesterone Has associated genes Has associated diseases Medroxyprogesterone Acetate Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Medroxyprogesterone Acetate Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  17-acetoxy-3-(glucopyransosyl)oxy-6-methylpregn-4-en-20-one
  6 alpha-methyl-17 alpha-hydroxy-11-deoxy-corticosterone-21-acetate
  9alpha-fluoromedroxyprogesterone acetate
  CycloProvera Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  Lunelle
  MFP protocol
  Premaril Plus
  Prempro