Gonadal Agents and Inhibitors: Question Set

Matching exercise

Pick the best match from the options (click on down arrow at the right)
mifepristone
Major use for this drug: treating endometriosis
selective nonsteroidal aromatase inhibitor; approved for use in treating breast tumors
used for treating ovulation disorders in patients wishing to become pregnant
competitive partial agonist inhibitor of estradiol; used as an adjunct in treating breast cancer (especially estrogen-positive tumors)
beneficial effect of oral contraceptive use:
most important human progestin
brain neurotransmitter
most common adverse effect in patients treated with clomiphene:
hormonal contraception by progestin implants (subcutaneous)
Gonadal Pharmacology