medroxyprogesterone medroxyprogesterone

Definition(s):

  • (n) a progestin compound (trade name Provera) used to treat menstrual disorders

Usage(s):

  • The unlikely chemical bond between hot flashes and slipping schedules at Europe's slaughterhouses is the synthetic hormone medroxyprogesterone acetate.
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