Definitions for "Progestins"
Generic term for the female hormones that prepare the female reproductive system for pregnancy.
Steroid progestational hormones that are the biological precursors of androgens, the male sex hormones.
Steroid hormones structurally related to cholesterol; progesterone is an example.
Keywords:  gestagens, see
see Gestagens.
Keywords:  progestogens, see
See progestogens.