# Contraceptive Agents/Female

Ulipristal

A selective progesterone receptor modulator with anti-progesterone activity. Ulipristal binds to the progesterone receptor (PR), thereby inhibiting PR-mediated gene expression, and interfering with progesterone activity in the reproductive system. As a result, this...
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Intrauterine Copper Contraceptive

Also known as , A-60386X, A-855071.0, ABT-263, ABT-510, ADH-1, AT9283, ATN-161, AVR118, AZD2171, AZD2171 Maleate, Acetophenone, Aurora kinase inhibitor AT9283, Beractant, CC-8490, Cediranib Maleate, Exherin, Immunomodulator OHR/AVR118, Multikinase Inhibitor AT9283,...
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Dienogest

Also known as , M 18575, MJR-35, STS 557, ZK 37659 An orally-active, semisynthetic, fourth generation, nonethinylated progestogen with antiproliferative, antiandrogenic, anti-inflammatory and antiangiogenic activities that is used in hormone therapy and as a female...
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Etonogestrel

Also known as 3-Ketodesogestrel, 3-Oxodesogestrel, Etonogestrelum, Implanon A synthetic form of the naturally occurring female sex hormone progesterone. Etonogestrel binds to the cytoplasmic progesterone receptors in the reproductive system and subsequently activates...
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Desogestrel

Also known as Cerazette, Desogestrelum A synthetic progestogen structurally related to levonorgestrel, with progesterone hormone receptor agonistic activity, used as a contraceptive and hormone replacement agent. Upon administration, desogestrel binds intracellular...
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