PROGYMAX is a medroxyprogesterone acetatealso known as depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) in injectable form is a hormonal medication of the progestin type.
- It is used as a method of birth control and as a part of menopausal hormone therapy.
- It is also used to prevent endometrial hyperplasia (thickening of the lining of the uterus or womb) in women who are taking conjugated estrogens. This medicine is a progestin hormone.
- Used to treat amenorrhea (unusual stopping of menstrual periods) and abnormal uterine bleeding.