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Possible Interaction: Progestins and Adrenocorticotropic Hormone

Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

During the treatment period all adrenal androgens and progestins showed a significant increase in their response to ACTH , while the cortisol response decreased significantly.
Gynecological endocrinology : the official journal of the International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology  •  2006  |  View Paper
CRH-stimulated ACTH release was modestly reduced in oral contraceptive users compared to normal women suggesting that estrogens and progestogens may have a suppressive effect on the release of ACTH by the pituitary.
Contraception  •  1989  |  View Paper
Plasma progestagen and cortisol concentrations increased significantly (P<0.05) following ACTH administration in all groups, but progestagens were higher and cortisol elevated for longer in HD mares.
Equine veterinary journal  •  2000  |  View Paper