antifertility agent

antifertility agent

[‚an·tē·fər′til·əd·ē ′ā·jənt]
(pharmacology)
A drug that prevents the formation of a fertilized ovum upon sexual intercourse.
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Gossypol: a potential antifertility agent for males.
6) Cellulose sulfate, developed by Polydex Pharmaceuticals and the Program for the Topical Prevention of Conception and Disease (TOPCAD), is an antifertility agent that does not destroy cells.
Datura quercifolia Most effective antifertility agent.
Benie TIA, Tahiri C, Duval J, Thieulant ML (1990) Combretodendron africanum bark extract as an antifertility agent.
Dhall K, Dogra M (1988) Phase I and II clinical trials with Vicca indica (Banjauri), a herbal medicine, as an antifertility agent.
Jensen DR, Tone JN, Sorenson RH, Bozek SA (1982) Deposition pattern of the antifertility agent, gossypol in selected organs of male rats.
Till now, the exact mode of action of both SASP and AMP as antifertility agents is not well elucidated yet.
Fong HHS (1975a) Potential value of plants as sources of new antifertility agents (I).
AS Bingel, GA Cordell, FA Crane, Fong HHS (1975b) Potential value of plants as sources of new antifertility agents (II).
Farnsworth NR, Bingel AS, Cordell GA, Fong HHS (1975) Potential value of plants as sources of new antifertility agents.
Farnsworth RN, Bingel AS, Cordell GA, Crane FA, Fong HHS (1975) Potential value of plants as source of new antifertility agents.