noun. ['proʊˈdʒɛstɝˌoʊn'] a steroid hormone (trade name Lipo-Lutin) produced in the ovary; prepares and maintains the uterus for pregnancy.
- oral contraceptive
- anovulatory drug
- contraceptive pill
- oral contraceptive pill
Words that Rhyme with Progesterone
Example sentences of the word progesterone
1. Noun, singular or mass
While taking progesterone can lead to weight gain, it may not be a primary side effect.