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: A synthetic progestational hormone without significant estrogenic or androgenic properties. It was formerly used as the progestational component in oral sequential contraceptives.
Contraceptives, Oral, Synthetic
Monohydrate, Dimethisterone; Dimethisterone Monohydrate
CAS Registry & name
Contraceptives, Oral, Combined.
Obstet Gynecol 46(5):503;1975
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