Provera

Known as: provera [brand name] 
brand name of a synthetic female sex hormone
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The ovarian hormone progesterone is neuroprotective in different experimental models of neurodegeneration. In the nervous system… (More)
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2004
2004
Depo-Provera is a highly effective contraceptive, given intramuscularly (150 mg/mL) once every 3 months. It has been in use in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The impact of progestins on estrogen-inducible mechanisms of neuroprotection was investigated. Previously, we showed that… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Depo-provera, a long-acting progestational formulation, is widely used to facilitate infection of sexually transmitted diseases… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Neurosteroids typified by 5alpha-pregnan-3alpha-ol-20-one (5alpha3alpha) have emerged as the most potent endogenous positive… (More)
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1999
1999
Two studies in rhesus monkeys have shown that progesterone implants, Depo-Provera and Norplant, were associated with vaginal… (More)
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1998
1998
Women enrolled in a multicenter prospective study were evaluated to identify any possible relationship between depressive… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVE To examine bone density among adolescents receiving different forms of hormonal contraception along with that of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Coronary artery disease is the leading cause of death among women in the United States, accounting for 23% of all deaths [1, 2… (More)
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1989
1989
OBJECTIVE To determine whether use of the injectable contraceptive depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (Depo-Provera) affects the… (More)
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