medroxyprogesterone acetate

Known as: (6 alpha)-17-(Acetoxy)-6-methylpregn-4-ene-3,20-dione, 6?-Methyl-17?-hydroxyprogesterone acetate, 17?-hydroxy-6?-methylprogesterone acetate 
A synthetic progestin that is derived from 17-hydroxyprogesterone. It is a long-acting contraceptive that is effective both orally or by… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Hydroxyethyl starch (HES) [corrected] is widely used for fluid resuscitation in intensive care units (ICUs), but its… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
PURPOSE To assess the efficacy of fertility-sparing treatment using medroxyprogesterone acetate (MPA) for endometrial carcinoma… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
GPR41 and GPR43 are related members of a homologous family of orphan G protein-coupled receptors that are tandemly encoded at a… (More)
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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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2003
Highly Cited
2003
CONTEXT The Women's Health Initiative trial of combined estrogen plus progestin was stopped early when overall health risks… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
CONTEXT Despite decades of accumulated observational evidence, the balance of risks and benefits for hormone use in healthy… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The relative effects of postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy (HRT) with estrogen alone vs. estrogen+progestin on breast… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Natural and pharmacological androgen receptor (AR) ligands were tested for their ability to induce the AR NH2-terminal and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
CONTEXT Observational studies have found lower rates of coronary heart disease (CHD) in postmenopausal women who take estrogen… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Although estrogen replacement therapy is associated with reduced risk of coronary heart disease and reduced extent of coronary… (More)
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