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*  Patterns in the menstrual cycle
Apparent health preferences were found to be strongest when progesterone levels were high. Additionally, during the fertile ... with high progesterone levels. Women experience subtle changes to their facial appearance, vocal quality and gait when they are ... specifically progesterone and oestrogen, have the same pattern as money spent on food related consumption and appearance ... "Women's attractiveness changes with estradiol and progesterone across the ovulatory cycle". Hormones and Behavior. 63 (1): 13- ...
*  List of progestogens available in the United States
Progesterone) - 50 mg/mL Discontinued: Progesterone (Progesterone) - 25 mg/mL Norethisterone acetate and leuprorelin (Lupaneta ... 90 μg Estradiol/progesterone (TX-001HR), a combination of estradiol and progesterone (2 mg / 200 mg) in a single capsule, is ... and weight loss in patients with AIDS Progesterone (Crinone, Progestasert, Prometrium) - 4%, 8% Progesterone (Endometrin) - 100 ... Packaging: Pranone (anhydrohydroxy-progesterone) Tablets of 5, 10 or 25 mg., in boxes of 20, 40, 100 and 250 tablets. Revesz C ...
*  Luteal phase
Progesterone plays a vital role in making the endometrium receptive to implantation of the blastocyst and supportive of the ... Continued drops in levels of oestrogen and progesterone trigger the end of the luteal phase: menstruation and the beginning of ... The main hormone associated with this stage is progesterone, which is significantly higher during the luteal phase than other ... The death of the corpus luteum results in falling levels of progesterone and oestrogen. These falling levels of ovarian ...
*  Corpus luteum cyst
In contrast, the progesterone-only pill can cause increased frequency of these cysts. "Ovarian Cysts: What You Need to Know ... The ruptured follicle begins producing large quantities of estrogen and progesterone in preparation for conception. If a ...
*  11β-Hydroxyprogesterone
... endogenous steroid and derivative of progesterone. It is a potent mineralocorticoid. Increased levels of 11β-OHP occur in 21- ...
*  Progesterone
... for information on progesterone as a medication, see the progesterone (medication) article. Progesterone is the most important ... The fall in progesterone levels following delivery is one of the triggers for milk production. A drop in progesterone levels is ... Since eggs release progesterone, sperm may use progesterone as a homing signal to swim toward eggs (chemotaxis). As a result, ... The tendency for progesterone to have a regulatory effect, the presence of progesterone receptors in many types of body tissue ...
*  Progesterone monooxygenase
In enzymology, a progesterone monooxygenase (EC 1.14.99.4) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction progesterone + AH2 ... The systematic name of this enzyme class is progesterone,hydrogen-donor:oxygen oxidoreductase (hydroxylating). This enzyme is ... O2 ⇌ {\displaystyle \rightleftharpoons } testosterone acetate + A + H2O The 3 substrates of this enzyme are progesterone, AH2, ... also called progesterone hydroxylase. Rahim MA; Sih CJ (1966). "Mechanisms of steroid oxidation by microorganisms. XI. ...
*  Progesterone receptor
Progesterone antagonists prevent the structural reconfiguration. After progesterone binds to the receptor, restructuring with ... Membrane progesterone receptor Selective progesterone receptor modulator Phytoprogestogen GRCh38: Ensembl release 89: ... ISBN 0-7817-4795-3. Jacobsen BM, Horwitz KB (2012). "Progesterone receptors, their isoforms and progesterone regulated ... Progesterone is necessary to induce the progesterone receptors. When no binding hormone is present the carboxyl terminal ...
*  Progesterone (medication)
Also, progesterone may be taken before bed to avoid these side effects and/or to help with sleep. Vaginal progesterone may be ... A progesterone vaginal ring form used for birth control also exists in some areas of the world. Progesterone is well-tolerated ... Oral micronized progesterone (OMP), which allowed progesterone to be taken by mouth, was introduced in 1980. A large number of ... The progesterone is taken orally for a short time (usually one week), after which the progesterone is discontinued and bleeding ...
*  Topical progesterone
For instance, topical progesterone in an alcohol-based gel has been found to produce high levels of circulating progesterone. ... Salivary monitoring of progesterone levels in women using topical progesterone and adjustment of dosage as necessary has been ... Topical progesterone, also known as transdermal or percutaneous progesterone, is a formulation and route of administration of ... On the basis of the very low levels of progesterone observed in venous blood with topical progesterone creams and water-based ...
*  Estradiol/progesterone
... (developmental code name TX-001HR, formerly TX-12-001HR) is an oral combination of estradiol, an ... The drug is the first combination of estradiol and progesterone in oral capsule form that has been developed for clinical use. ... A combination formulation of estradiol and progesterone for use by intramuscular injection has been developed and approved for ... The combination contains relatively low doses of estradiol and progesterone (1 mg and 20 mg, respectively) within microspheres ...
*  Progesterone elevation
A progesterone elevation may refer to: Any elevation in progesterone Specifically, a progesterone level above 0.8 ng/ml on the ...
*  Progesterone vaginal ring
... , also known as progesterone-only vaginal ring, is a form of vaginal ring used for birth control when ... It works by gradually releasing the hormone progesterone. Progesterone vaginal rings have been approved for medical use since ... "Progesterone Vaginal Ring" (PDF). PATH. Archived (PDF) from the original on 5 November 2017. Retrieved 28 December 2016. The ... "Population Council's Progesterone Contraceptive Vaginal Ring Added to WHO 2015 Essential Medicines List and Included in Medical ...
*  Progesterone 11alpha-monooxygenase
In enzymology, a progesterone 11alpha-monooxygenase (EC 1.14.99.14) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction ... The systematic name of this enzyme class is progesterone,hydrogen-donor:oxygen oxidoreductase (11alpha-hydroxylating). This ... V. 11-alpha-hydroxylation of progesterone by cell-free preparations of Aspergillus ochraceus". Biochim. Biophys. Acta. 202 (1 ... H2O The 3 substrates of this enzyme are progesterone, AH2, and O2, whereas its 3 products are 11alpha-hydroxyprogesterone, A, ...
*  Progesterone 5alpha-reductase
In enzymology, a progesterone 5alpha-reductase (EC 1.3.1.30) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction 5alpha-pregnan-3 ... Other names in common use include steroid 5-alpha-reductase, and Delta4-steroid 5alpha-reductase (progesterone). This enzyme ... Cheng YJ, Karavolas HJ (1975). "Subcellular distribution and properties of progesterone (delta4-steroid) 5alpha-reductase in ... Cheng YJ, Karavolas HJ (1975). "Properties and subcellular distribution of delta4-steroid (progesterone) 5alpha-reductase in ...
*  Autoimmune progesterone dermatitis
... initially manifests with eye symptoms, e.g. burning, and progresses into rashes. Its ... Autoimmune progesterone dermatitis may appear as urticarial papules, deep gyrate lesions, papulovesicular lesions, an ... relapsing-remitting pattern in women correspond to the progesterone levels during the menstrual cycle, which spike twice a ...
*  Progesterone receptor A
The progesterone receptor A (PR-A) is one of three known isoforms of the progesterone receptor (PR), the main biological target ... Scarpin KM, Graham JD, Mote PA, Clarke CL (2009). "Progesterone action in human tissues: regulation by progesterone receptor ( ... "Progesterone receptors, their isoforms and progesterone regulated transcription". Mol. Cell. Endocrinol. 357 (1-2): 18-29. doi: ... The other isoforms of the PR include the PR-B and PR-C. Membrane progesterone receptor Jacobsen BM, Horwitz KB (2012). " ...
*  Membrane progesterone receptor
... delta (mPRδ) is a protein that in humans is encoded by the PAQR6 gene. Membrane progesterone ... The discovery of a membrane located progesterone receptor (mPR) unrelated to the classical progesterone receptor (PR) in fish ... like most of the classical functions of progesterone mediated by progesterone receptors PR-A and PR-B, which mediate ... Membrane progesterone receptor gamma (mPRγ) is a protein that in humans is encoded by the PAQR5 gene. A study about the mPRγ ...
*  Selective progesterone receptor modulator
A selective progesterone receptor modulator (SPRM) is an agent that acts on the progesterone receptor. A characteristic that ... Various progesterone analogs, known as progestins, were synthesized and in 1981 the first progesterone receptor antagonist was ... Opposed to progesterone antagonists, the mixed agonist-antagonist SPRM, due to their intrinsic progesterone agonistic activity ... Spitz IM, Chwalisz K (Aug 2010). "Progesterone receptor modulators and progesterone antagonists in women's health". Steroids. ...
*  Progesterone-releasing intravaginal device
Removal of progesterone device produces a surge of GnRH, generating a pulse of LH that induces ovulation. Synchronisation of ... Intravaginal progesterone devices are broadly used in the control of reproductive management in cattle. The chain-mechanism of ... 1987). Effects of progesterone intravaginal devices on synchronisation of oestrus in post-partum dairy cows. Journal of Dairy ... 1983). Multiple use of progesterone releasing intravaginal devices for synchronisation of oestrus and ovulation in cattle. ...
*  Progesterone devices used in farm animals
Removal of progesterone device produces a surge of GnRH, generating a pulse of LH that induces ovulation. Progesterone ... They work by increasing circulating plasma progesterone levels with the following consequences: Progesterone suppresses the ... Protocol: Progesterone for 9 days. PGF2α injection on days 5-8. Serve on observed oestrus or fixed time once at 56h or twice at ... It has been suggested that this increased level of plasma progesterone is due to optimal contact of the coil with the vaginal ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Pharmacy: Drugs and Medications: P: Progesterone
A female hormone used for postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy and the treatment of secondary amenorrhea.
*  Male breast cancer
Progesterone.[citation needed] Aromatase inhibitors. Adjusted for age and stage the prognosis for breast cancer in males is ... Estrogen receptor and progesterone receptor status and HER2/neu (Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor 2) gene amplification ... Beside the histologic examination estrogen and progesterone receptor studies are performed. Further, the HER2 test is used to ... About 85% of all male breast cancers are estrogen receptor-positive, and 70% are progesterone receptor-positive. Typically self ...
*  Hydroxyprogesterone acetate
"Comparison of progesterone and glucocorticoid receptor binding and stimulation of gene expression by progesterone, 17-alpha ... OHPA is a progestogen and acts as an agonist of the progesterone receptor (PR), both PRA and PRB isoforms (IC50 = 16.8 nM and ... Chemically pure progesterone was the only substance with progestational properties in general use which could be administered ... Gordon G. Stocking, director of Upjohn's Veterinary Division, Prodox is a synthetic version of progesterone - one of the ...
*  Glossary of biology
predation . primase . primer . progesterone . prokaryote An organism which does not have a true nucleus. protein A polypeptide ...