Diverse modes of action of progesterone and its metabolites.

Authors: Mahesh VB, Brann DW, Hendry LB.

Publication Year: 1996

Citation: Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 1996;56(1-6):209-19.

A review of the actions of progesterone and its metabolites demonstrates physiological significance in such biological activities as may have importance in the regulation of stress, post-partum depression, memory, cognition, PMS, and depression, to name a few.