Overview

norethisterone


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(nor-eth-ist-er-ohn)

a synthetic female sex hormone (see progestogen) administered by mouth to treat menstrual disorders, including endometriosis. Its main use, however, is in oral contraceptives and hormone replacement therapy. Trade names: Micronor, Primolut N, etc.

Subjects: Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.