PROGESTOGENS

Progestogens are steroids used in oral contraceptives, medications for menstrual disorders and hormone replacement therapy. They can be derived from testosterone or progesterone. They may have proestrogenic activity in the body.

PROGESTOGENS: "Progestogens are a class of steroid homone."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PROGESTOGENS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/progestogens/ (accessed July 10, 2020).
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