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antifertility

(ăn′tē-fər-tĭl′ĭ-tē, ăn′tī-)
adj.
Capable of reducing or eliminating fertility; contraceptive.
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Our results showed that folic acid supplementation partially reversed the co-trimoxazole induced antifertility effects by a significant increase in all stages of ovarian maturational status (GV, MI, and MII) and a remarkable increase in primordial, primary, and secondary follicles.
Akhigbe, "Antifertility activity of Cryptolepis sanguinolenta leaf ethanolic extract in male rats," Journal of Human Reproductive Sciences, vol.
This antifertility effect of the herbal remedy is known in China, and study participants were warned.
Antifertility effects of methanolic pod extract of Albizzialebbeck (L.) Benth in male rats.
460-370 BCE) appears to be the oldest reference to the antifertility activity of DC seed, which are described as an abortifacient.
While Acacia senegal gum is used for soothing mucous membranes of the intestine and to treat inflamed skin [11], it is also reported to cure bleeding, bronchitis, malaria, diarrhea, gonorrhea, leprosy, typhoid fever, and upper respiratory tract infections besides possessing antiplatelet and antifertility activities [12-14].
Moreover, it seems that steroid hormones primarily regulate AEA levels, with estradiol ([E.sub.2]) increasing the levels and progesterone suppressing them, and that an equilibrium between profertility Th2 cytokines and antifertility Th1 cytokines is requested to establish blastocyst implantation, trophoblast growth, and pregnancy maintenance.
Gupta, "Antifungal, antibacterial and antifertility activities of biologically active macrocyclic complexes of Tin(II)," International Journal of ChemTech Research, vol.
1,4-Disubstituted 3-[3,-(2,-phenyl-4,-oxo-quinazolinyl)]2-azetidinones showed antifertility activity [55].
Mdhluli, Toxicological and antifertility investigations of oleanolic acid in male vervet monkeys (Chlorocebus aethiops) [Ph.D.
The plant is endowed with a variety of pharmacological properties including antistress, antifertility, immunoregulatory, hypoglycemic, antibacterial, antifungal, antiinflammatory, anti-carcinogenic, antioxidant, and cyclooxygenase inhibitory [6].