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Mifepristone

Known as: (aa Beta, 17 beta)-11-[4-(dimethylamino)-phenyl]-17-hydroxy-17-(1-propynyl)estra-4,9-dien-3-one, Mifepristone [Chemical/Ingredient], Mifepristonum 
A progestational and glucocorticoid hormone antagonist. Its inhibition of progesterone induces bleeding during the luteal phase and in early… 
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
With the rapid emergence of Zika virus throughout Latin America and its association with microcephaly, requests for access to… 
Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
PURPOSE Progesterone receptors are expressed in approximately 70% of meningiomas. Mifepristone is an oral antiprogestational… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
CONTEXT Mifepristone (RU 486) blocks the action of cortisol by binding to the glucocorticoid receptor and, therefore, is of… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
An extremely ill patient, with Cushing's syndrome caused by an ACTH-secreting pituitary macroadenoma, experienced complications… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Mifepristone (RU 486) is an antiprogestin which interacts with progesterone at the receptor level. Administration of mifepristone…