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Metigestrona Brand names, Metigestrona Analogs

Metigestrona Brand Names Mixture

  • Lunelle (Medroxyprogesterone + Estradiol)

Metigestrona Chemical_Formula


Metigestrona RX_link

Metigestrona fda sheet

Metigestrona FDA

Metigestrona msds (material safety sheet)

Metigestrona Synthesis Reference

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

Metigestrona Molecular Weight

344.488 g/mol

Metigestrona Melting Point

220 - 223.5 oC

Metigestrona H2O Solubility


Metigestrona State


Metigestrona LogP


Metigestrona Dosage Forms

Tablets; Depo injection

Metigestrona 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.

Metigestrona Pharmacology

Medroxyprogesterone is a synthetic progestin more potent than progesterone.

Metigestrona Absorption

Rapidly absorbed from GI tract

Metigestrona side effects and Toxicity

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

Metigestrona Patient Information

Metigestrona Organisms Affected

Humans and other mammals