A synthetic, acetate derivative of the sex hormone progesterone. Medroxyprogesterone 17-acetate (NCI04)
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A synthetic progestin that is derived from 17-hydroxyprogesterone. It is a long-acting contraceptive that is effective both orally or by intramuscular injection and has also been used to treat breast and endometrial neoplasms.
The numerical value of medroxyprogesterone acetate in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of medroxyprogesterone acetate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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