Medroxyprogesterone 17-acetate

What is Medroxyprogesterone 17-acetate?

Medroxy-progesterone 17 acetate is used in following conditions . Menorrhagis, Mild to moderate endometriosis, As progesterone component in menopausal hormonal replacement therapy' Breast cancer, Palliative treatment of endometrial & renal carcinoma, secondary amenorrhoea, palliative treatment of prostatic carcinona. Dose is 2-5 -10 mg daily ( maximum 2 gm daily ) depending upon various dis.

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I have had a pinkish tint when i wipe for two and a half weeks now it started on 24 of April and it hasn't stopped and my depo shot ran out on the...

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Thanks for posting your query. Depo-Provera is a long-acting progestin (hormone) form of birth control. If you stop getting...

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Hi, I am a 38 year old woman with 3 vaginally delivered children and in good health. I am waiting to see a Gynaecologist in 1 month because I...

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Thanks for asking,

Bleeding during intercourse occurs in bad cervical erosions.

I feel that it is better to visit your nearby gynecologist...

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Hi. I have pcos and amenorrhea. My gyno prescribed 10mg of Provera for 7 days to bring on my period so I can start Clomid. Instead of Provera I...

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Both Provera and Meprate contain Medroxyprogesterone Acetate. Also the dosage will remain the same for these medications...

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