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1 result for Name/Synonym equals MIFEPRISTONE 
Drug Name: Mifepristone [USAN:INN:BAN] View Structure
Description: A progestational and glucocorticoid hormone antagonist. Its inhibition of progesterone induces bleeding during the luteal phase and in early pregnancy by releasing endogenous prostaglandins from the endometrium or decidua. As a glucocorticoid receptor antagonist, the drug has been used to treat hypercortisolism in patients with nonpituitary CUSHING SYNDROME. 

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