dydrogesterone


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dydrogesterone

 [di″dro-jes´ter-ōn]
an orally effective, synthetic progestin used mainly in the diagnosis and treatment of primary amenorrhea and severe dysmenorrhea, and in combination with estrogen in dysfunctional menorrhagia.

dydrogesterone

A PROGESTOGEN drug used to treat menstrual and premenstrual disorders, ENDOMETRIOSIS, infertility and other conditions. A brand name is Duphaston.
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Limited tenders are invited for purchase of dydrogesterone (10mg) tab
C019150101) and dydrogesterone tablets (Solvay Pharmaceuticals B.V., Netherlands, 10 mg/tablet, Batch No.
In the present study, the contraceptive agent subtypes used by pregnant women included medroxyprogesterone acetate 5 mg (n=9), estradiol valerate 2 mg+norgestrel 0.5 mg (n=4), ethinyl estradiol 0.03 mg+levonorgestrel 0.15 mg (n=4), ulipristal 30 mg (n=2), medroxyprogesterone acetate 150 mg/ml (n=2), ethinyl estradiol 0.02 mg+gestodene 0.075 mg (n=2), norethisterone enanthate 50 mg+estradiol valerate 5 mg (n=1), desogestrel 75 [micro]g (n=1), progesterone 50 mg/ml (n=1), dydrogesterone 10 mg (n=1), and norethindrone 5 mg (n=1), provided that one woman had used one or more types of agents.
We recently did this with oral dydrogesterone, a medicine that is more than 50 years old, and used to help women manage threatened and recurrent miscarriage and menstrual disorders.
Dydrogesterone (Duphaston[R]) is the only safe one I know of, but is, to my knowledge, not available in North America.
Clinical observation of lymphocyte active immunization combined with dydrogesterone in women with recurrent spontaneous abortion caused by blocking antibody-negative.
Effect of half-dose and standard-dose conjugated equine estrogens combined with natural progesterone or dydrogesterone on components of metabolic syndrome in healthy postmenopausal women: A Randomized controlled trial.
Patients in the control group were not given any drug treatment to prevent recurrence after surgery, while patients in the treatment group orally took dydrogesterone tablets (brand name: Dafutong; Netherlands Abbott Healthcare Products B.
Balfour, "Estradiol and dydrogesterone. A review of their combined use as hormone replacement therapy in postmenopausal women," Drugs & Aging, vol.
Azizeh, "Redirection of cytokine production by lymphocytes from women with pre-term delivery by dydrogesterone," American Journal of Reproductive Immunology, vol.
Effects of transdermal testosterone or oral dydrogesterone on hypoactive sexual desire disorder in transsexual women: results of a pilot study.
Dydrogesterone and other progestins in benign breast disease: an overview.