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Medroxyprogesteron Brand names, Medroxyprogesteron Analogs

Medroxyprogesteron Brand Names Mixture

  • Lunelle (Medroxyprogesterone + Estradiol)

Medroxyprogesteron Chemical_Formula


Medroxyprogesteron RX_link

Medroxyprogesteron fda sheet

Medroxyprogesteron FDA

Medroxyprogesteron msds (material safety sheet)

Medroxyprogesteron Synthesis Reference

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

Medroxyprogesteron Molecular Weight

344.488 g/mol

Medroxyprogesteron Melting Point

220 - 223.5 oC

Medroxyprogesteron H2O Solubility


Medroxyprogesteron State


Medroxyprogesteron LogP


Medroxyprogesteron Dosage Forms

Tablets; Depo injection

Medroxyprogesteron 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.

Medroxyprogesteron Pharmacology

Medroxyprogesterone is a synthetic progestin more potent than progesterone.

Medroxyprogesteron Absorption

Rapidly absorbed from GI tract

Medroxyprogesteron side effects and Toxicity

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

Medroxyprogesteron Patient Information

Medroxyprogesteron Organisms Affected

Humans and other mammals