oa South African Medical Journal - The effect on hormone excretion patterns of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate used as a contraceptive preparation

Volume 10, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



An attempt has been made to establish a hormone profile in 16 women on depot medroxyprogesterone acetate by estimating the urinary luteinizing hormone, total urinary oestrogen and total urinary oestriol excretion monthly over a period of 3 months.

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