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In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

In the US, Medroxyprogesterone (medroxyprogesterone systemic) is a member of the following drug classes: contraceptives, hormones/antineoplastics, progestins and is used to treat Abnormal Uterine Bleeding, Amenorrhea, Birth Control, Endometrial Cancer, Endometrial Hyperplasia - Prophylaxis, Endometriosis, Gender Dysphoria and Renal Cell Carcinoma.

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Therapeutic Categories


Antineoplastic agent

Hormonal contraceptive for systemic use

Hormone replacement therapy (HRT)

Chemical Name

Pregn-4-ene-3,20-dione, 17-hydroxy-6-metyl-, (6α)-

Foreign Names

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Climopax (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Wyeth, Latvia
  • Depo Provera
    N.V. Upjhon, Lebanon; Phrmcia, Egypt
  • Dépo-Prodasone
    Pfizer, Tunisia
  • Depo-Provera
    Pfizer, Peru
  • Divina (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Abdi Ibrahim, Turkey
  • Diviseq (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion, Taiwan
  • Divitren (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion Pharma, Finland
  • Embryogen
    East West, India
  • Livomedrox
    Varifarma, Argentina
  • Medroxiprogesterona Andromaco
    Laboratorios Andromaco, Chile
  • Medroxiprogesterona GP Pharm
    GP Pharm, Argentina
  • Medroxiprogesterona Lafedar
    Lafedar, Argentina
  • Medtet
    Cadila, India
  • Meprate
    Serum Institute, India
  • Meprogen
    AC Farma, Peru
  • Modus
    GlaxoSmithKline, India
  • Novafac (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    ABL Pharma, Peru
  • Orgamed
    Organon, India
  • Premia (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Pfizer Italia, Italy
  • Provera
    Pfizer, Latvia; Pfizer, Peru; Pfizer U.S., United States; Pharmacia Upjohn, Lebanon; Phrmcia, Egypt
  • Regeeva
    Novartis, India
  • Tarlusal
    Deva, Turkey
  • Andalan
    Harsen, Indonesia
  • Apo-Medroxy
    Apotex, Canada; Apotex, Hong Kong
  • Bei En
    Pharmachemie, China
  • Climanor
    Resource Medical UK, Cyprus
  • Climatrol HT (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens)
    Recalcine, Ecuador
  • Climatrol HT Continuo (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens)
    Gynopharm, Peru
  • Climatrol HT Continuo Plus (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens)
    Gynopharm, Peru
  • Climopax (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Pfizer, Germany
  • Colircusi Medrivas (Medroxyprogesterone and Tetryzoline)
    Alcon Cusi, Spain
  • Controlestril (veterinary use)
    Omega Pharma France vet., France
  • Cyclofem (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Concept Foundation, Hong Kong
  • Cyclofemina (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    ABL Pharma, Peru; Carnot Laboratorios, Mexico
  • Cyclogeston (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Triyasa, Indonesia
  • Cykrina
    Wyeth Medica, Lithuania
  • Depo Geston
    Triyasa, China
  • Depo Progestin
    Harsen, Indonesia
  • Depo Progevera
    Pfizer, Spain
  • Depo Promone (veterinary use)
    Pfizer, Poland
  • Depo Provera
    Pfizer, France; Pfizer, New Zealand
  • Depo-Clinovir
    Pfizer, Germany; Pharmacia, Germany
  • Depocon
    Pfizer, Austria
  • Depofemme
    Dyna Drug, Philippines
  • Depo-Gestin
    ANB, Thailand
  • Depogeston (veterinary use)
    Biowet Pulawy, Poland
  • Depo-M
    Vesco Pharma, Myanmar; Vesco Pharma, Thailand
  • Deponeo
    Triyasa, Indonesia
  • Depo-Prodasone
    Laboratorio Pfizer de Chile, Chile
  • Dépo-Prodasone
    Pfizer, France
  • Depo-Progesta
    General Drugs House, Thailand
  • Depo-Promone (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands; Zoetis, Switzerland; Zoetis, France; Zoetis Belgium, Belgium
  • Depo-Provera
    Eczacibasi, Turkey; Euro Registratie, Netherlands; Kemofarmacija, Slovenia; Pfizer, Argentina; Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer, Australia; Pfizer, Belgium; Pfizer, Brazil; Pfizer, Canada; Pfizer, Switzerland; Pfizer, China; Pfizer, Czech Republic; Pfizer, Denmark; Pfizer, Ecuador; Pfizer, Estonia; Pfizer, Finland; Pfizer, United Kingdom; Pfizer, Georgia; Pfizer, Hong Kong; Pfizer, Hungary; Pfizer, Ireland; Pfizer, Israel; Pfizer, Iceland; Pfizer, Lithuania; Pfizer, Latvia; Pfizer, Malaysia; Pfizer, Netherlands; Pfizer, Norway; Pfizer, Poland; Pfizer, Portugal; Pfizer, Sweden; Pfizer, Singapore; Pfizer, Venezuela; Pfizer, South Africa; Pfizer Italia, Italy; Pfizer U.S., United States; Pharmacia, Bangladesh; Pharmacia Upjohn, Oman
  • Depo-Ralovera
    Pfizer, Australia
  • Deporeva
    Elder, Philippines
  • depo-subQ provera 104
    Pfizer U.S., United States
  • Depotrim
    Lafrancol, Colombia
  • Depotrust
    Umeda, Philippines
  • Dilena (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion, Portugal
  • Divina (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion, Greece; Orion, Hungary; Orion, Latvia; Orion, Poland; Orion, Taiwan
  • Divina Plus (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion, Denmark; Orion Pharma, Sweden
  • Diviseq (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion, Lithuania
  • Divitren (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion, Lithuania
  • Dubloc
    Dewcare, India
  • Duova (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    CSP, France
  • Enaf
    Umeda, Thailand
  • Estopause (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Faran Laboratories, Greece
  • Farludiol (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Pfizer, Argentina
  • Farlutal
    Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer, Bulgaria; Pfizer, Brazil; Pfizer, Switzerland; Pfizer, China; Pfizer, Estonia; Pfizer, Spain; Pfizer, Finland; Pfizer, South Korea; Pfizer, Taiwan; Pfizer Italia, Italy
  • Farlutal Depot
    Actavis, Bulgaria; Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer Italia, Italy
  • Farlutale
    Pfizer, Argentina
  • Femelin (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Lafrancol, Colombia
  • Femydrol (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Bruluart, Mexico
  • Filena (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Organon Italia, Italy
  • Fuan
    Chin Teng, Taiwan
  • Fululin
    Shyh Dar, Taiwan
  • Gestin (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Harsen, Indonesia
  • Harmonis (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Harsen, Indonesia
  • Hebdo'pil (veterinary use)
    Omega Pharma France vet., France
  • Hexal-Mpa
    Hexal, South Africa
  • Hysron
    Kyowa Hakko Kirin, Japan
  • Hysron H
    Kyowa Hakko Kirin, Japan
  • Indivina (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion, Czech Republic; Orion, Denmark; Orion, Ireland; Orion, Lithuania; Orion, Norway; Orion, Poland; Orion, Taiwan; Orion Pharma, Switzerland; Orion Pharma, Germany; Orion Pharma, Finland; Orion Pharma, Sweden; Orion Pharma UK, United Kingdom
  • Kilios (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol, + Estradiol)
    Laboratorio Pfizer de Chile, Chile
  • Lunella (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Pfizer, China
  • Lyndavel
    Umeda, Philippines
  • Man Pu Si Tong
    Jiade Pharmaceutical, China
  • Manodepo
    March Pharma, Thailand
  • Medkiron
    Towa Yakuhin, Japan
  • Medrocil
    Fortbenton, Argentina
  • Medrogest
    Renata, Bangladesh
  • Medrone
    Weidar, Taiwan
  • Medroplex
    Teva, Czech Republic
  • Medrosterona
    Craveri, Argentina
  • Medroxiprogesterona Filaxis
    Filaxis, Argentina
  • Medroxoral (veterinary use)
    A.S.T. farma B.V, Netherlands
  • Medroxyprogesteron (veterinary use)
    Alfasan, Netherlands
  • Medroxyprogesteronacetaat PCH
    Pharmachemie, Netherlands
  • Medroxyprogesterone - Xianju Pharm
    Xianju, China
  • Medroxyprogesterone Acetate PP
    Pola Pharma, Japan
  • Medroxyprogesterone Acetate Sandoz
    Sandoz, Canada
  • Megestron
    Organon, Netherlands
  • Mei Qu Luo
    Double-Crane, China
  • Mepro
    Johnson, Taiwan
  • Meterone
    Synmosa, Taiwan
  • Morlam (veterinary use)
    J. & M. Veterinary Services, Ireland
  • Movera
    ACI, Bangladesh
    Hexal, Germany
    Hexal, Germany
  • Non-Preg
    L.B.S., Thailand
  • Novafac CC-L.D. (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Laboratorios Silesia, Chile
  • Novafem (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Laboratorios Silesia, Chile
  • Ovigest (veterinary use)
    Hipra Italia, Italy
  • Perifem (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion, Spain
  • Perlutex (veterinary use)
    Dechra, Finland; Dechra, Netherlands; Dechra, Norway; Dechra, Sweden; Dechra Veterinary Products, Austria; Dechra Veterinary Products, France; Gräub, Switzerland; Selecta, Germany
  • Petogen
    HLL Lifecare, India
  • Petogen-Fresenius
    Fresenius Kabi, South Africa
  • Planibu
    Fahrenheit, Indonesia
  • PMS-Medroxyprogesterone
    Pharmascience, Canada
  • Premarin MPA (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Wyeth, Brazil
  • Premelle (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Pfizer, China; Pfizer, Hong Kong; Pfizer, Malaysia; Pfizer, Taiwan; Pfizer, South Africa; Wyeth, Brazil; Wyeth, Oman; Wyeth Medica, Lithuania
  • Premelle Lite (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens)
    Pfizer, Taiwan
  • Premia (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Pfizer, Australia; Pfizer, New Zealand
  • Premique (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens)
    Pfizer, United Kingdom; Pfizer, Ireland
  • Prempac (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Wyeth Medica, Lithuania
  • Premphase (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Wyeth, Inc., United States
  • Prempro (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Wyeth, Inc., United States
  • Prodafem
    Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer, Switzerland
  • Prodasone
    Laboratorio Pfizer de Chile, Chile
  • Progeston
    Fuji Seiyaku, Japan
  • Progevera
    Pfizer, Spain
  • Promon (veterinary use)
    Boehringer Ingelheim Vet, Norway; Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Sweden
  • Promone-E (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom; Zoetis, Ireland
  • Protab
    Gentle, Taiwan
  • Provenor
    Eskayef, Bangladesh
  • Provera
    Euro Registratie, Netherlands; Medcor, Netherlands; Pfizer, Australia; Pfizer, Belgium; Pfizer, Brazil; Pfizer, Canada; Pfizer, Czech Republic; Pfizer, Denmark; Pfizer, Ecuador; Pfizer, Estonia; Pfizer, Finland; Pfizer, United Kingdom; Pfizer, Hong Kong; Pfizer, Croatia (Hrvatska); Pfizer, Hungary; Pfizer, Indonesia; Pfizer, Ireland; Pfizer, Israel; Pfizer, South Korea; Pfizer, Netherlands; Pfizer, Norway; Pfizer, New Zealand; Pfizer, Philippines; Pfizer, Portugal; Pfizer, Sweden; Pfizer, Singapore; Pfizer, Slovakia; Pfizer, Taiwan; Pfizer, South Africa; Pfizer Europe, Poland; Pfizer Italia, Italy; Pfizer Japan, Japan; Pharmacia & Upjohn Pty, Lithuania; Pharmacia Upjohn, Oman; Central Procurement & Supplies Unit, Malta; Pfizer, China
  • Provera G
    Pfizer Italia, Italy
  • Provera High Dose
    Pfizer, New Zealand
  • Provera LD
    Pfizer, Malaysia
  • Provestin
    LBS, Philippines
  • Puromin
    Tai Yu, Taiwan
  • Regal-HR (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Shyh Dar, Taiwan
  • Repogen (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Libbs, Brazil
  • Revina (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Yong Cheng, Taiwan
  • Sayana
    Laboratorio Pfizer de Chile, Chile; Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer, Belgium; Pfizer, Switzerland; Pfizer, Czech Republic; Pfizer, Germany; Pfizer, South Korea; Pfizer, Peru; Pfizer Europe, Poland; Pharmacia, Germany
    Pfizer, Netherlands
    Pfizer, United Kingdom; Pfizer, Netherlands
  • Sedometril (veterinary use)
    Albrecht, Germany
  • Selecta (Medroxyprogesterone and Estrogens, conjugated)
    Libbs, Brazil
  • Sisare (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion Pharma, Germany
  • Solutres
    Medifarma, Peru
  • Supprestral (veterinary use)
    Selecta, Germany; Vetoquinol, France; Vetoquinol, Netherlands; Stricker, Switzerland
  • Synna (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Synmosa, Taiwan
  • Synseq (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Synmosa, Taiwan
  • Tengen (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Unifarma, Taiwan
  • Teva-Medroxyprogesterone
    Teva Canada, Canada
  • Trevina (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion, Denmark
  • Triclofem
    Tunggal Idaman Abdi, Indonesia
  • Tridestra (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion Pharma UK, United Kingdom
  • Trivina (Medroxyprogesterone and Estradiol)
    Orion Pharma, Sweden
  • Veramix (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom; Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands
  • Veraplex
    Combiphar/Pharmachemie, Indonesia; Pharmachemie/Teva, Thailand; Teva, Belgium


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BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
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OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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