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Hydroxymethylprogesterone Brand names, Hydroxymethylprogesterone Analogs

Hydroxymethylprogesterone Brand Names Mixture

  • Lunelle (Medroxyprogesterone + Estradiol)

Hydroxymethylprogesterone Chemical_Formula


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Hydroxymethylprogesterone fda sheet

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Hydroxymethylprogesterone msds (material safety sheet)

Hydroxymethylprogesterone Synthesis Reference

P. Ruggieri, C. Ferrari, U.S. Pat. 3,043,832 (1962)

Hydroxymethylprogesterone Molecular Weight

344.488 g/mol

Hydroxymethylprogesterone Melting Point

220 - 223.5 oC

Hydroxymethylprogesterone H2O Solubility


Hydroxymethylprogesterone State


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Hydroxymethylprogesterone Dosage Forms

Tablets; Depo injection

Hydroxymethylprogesterone Indication

Used as a contraceptive and to treat amenorrhea, abnormal uterine bleeding, endometriosis, endometrial and renal cell carcinomas, and pulmonary disorders such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), Pickwickian syndrome, and other hypercapnic pulmonary conditions.

Hydroxymethylprogesterone Pharmacology

Medroxyprogesterone is a synthetic progestin more potent than progesterone.

Hydroxymethylprogesterone Absorption

Rapidly absorbed from GI tract

Hydroxymethylprogesterone side effects and Toxicity

Side effects include loss of bone mineral density, BMD changes in adult women, bleeding irregularities, cancer risks, and thromboembolic disorders.

Hydroxymethylprogesterone Patient Information

Hydroxymethylprogesterone Organisms Affected

Humans and other mammals