norethindrone definition

  • noun:
    • A progestational hormones, C20H26O2, similar in effect to progesterone, utilized particularly in dental contraceptives.
    • a synthetic progestational hormone (trade name Norlutin) found in oral contraceptives and treat endometriosis

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