MPA

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MPAMaster of Public Administration
MPAMarine Protected Area (ecology/environment)
MPAMaster of Public Administration (UK)
MPAMagazine Publishers of America
MPAMaritime and Port Authority
MPAMusic Publishers' Association
MPAMaster Plan Amendment (various locations)
MPAMaster Photographers Association (UK)
MPAMetropolitan Police Authority (UK)
MPAMicroscopic Polyangiitis (vasculitis)
MPAMaster Plumbers Association (Wisconsin)
MPAMasters in Public Affairs (various schools)
MPAMotion Picture Association
MPAMusical Performance Anxiety (psychology)
MPAMaterials Physics and Applications
MPAMedroxyprogesterone Acetate (progestin used in Hormone Replacement Therapy)
MPAMemorandum of Points and Authorities (legal document)
MPAMerseyside Police Authority (UK)
MPAMaterialpruefungsanstalt (Werkstofftechnologie Materialpruefungsanstalt Stuttgart)
MPAMegaPascal (SI derived unit of pressure or stress)
MPAMetropolitan Planning Authority (Australia)
MPAMilk Protein Allergy
MPAMaritime Patrol Aircraft (US Navy)
MPAMultiple Precision Arithmetic
MPAMax-Planck-Institut für Astrophysik
MPAMortgage Professional Australia (magazine)
MPAMultiplexing Proxy Agent
MPAMetropolitan Planning Area
MPAMpeg Audio
MPAMemory Pad Architecture
MPAMultiple Precision Arithmetics
MPAMobile Personal Assistant
MPAMastering Packet Analysis
MPAMario Party Advance (video game)
MPAMultiple Project Assurance
MPAMedical Products Agency (Sweden)
MPAMyanma Port Authority (Myanmar)
MPAMarriage Protection Act
MPAMagazine Publishers Association
MPAMaine Principals' Association
MPAMaster Price Agreement (various locations)
MPAMacedonian Press Agency
MPAMassachusetts Police Association
MPAMusic Phone Adapter
MPAMaster of Professional Accountancy
MPAMedical Power of Attorney (legal document)
MPAMidwestern Psychological Association
MPAMorgan Park Academy
MPAMichigan Press Association
MPAMichigan Pharmacists' Association
MPAMusic Performance Assessment
MPAMarriage Protection Amendment
MPAMicrosoft Product Activation
MPAMulti-Purpose Amplifier
MPAMotorcar Parts of America (Torrance, CA)
MPAMassachusetts Port Authority
MPAMouvement pour l'Autodétermination (French: Movement for Self-Determination; political movement)
MPAmedial preoptic area
MPAMovie Props Association (dealer association)
MPAMpacha, Namibia (Airport Code)
MPAMassachusetts Psychological Association
MPAMember Provincial Assembly (Pakistan)
MPAMental Pain and Anguish (international law)
MPAMicrosoft Project Association (original name; now known as Official Industry Association for Microsoft Office Project)
MPAMain Propulsion Assistant
MPAMaine People's Alliance
MPAMajor Projects Association (Oxford, UK)
MPAMissouri Pharmacy Association (Jefferson City, MO)
MPAMilitary Personnel Appropriation
MPAMagnetospheric Plasma Analyzer
MPAMicrostrip Patch Antenna
MPAMissouri Pork Association
MPAMichigan Petroleum Association
MPAMulti-Port Amplifier
MPAMessage Passing Algorithm
MPAMarketing & Public Affairs
MPAManpower Authorization
MPAMouvement Populaire Anjouanais (Comoros)
MPAMilitary Personnel Army (Military Personnel Army Financial Management System, MPA FMS)
MPAMilli Pascal
MPAMaster Purchasing Agreement
MPAMalaysian Psychiatric Association
MPAMount Pleasant Airfield (Falkland Islands)
MPAMagic Plate Armor (gaming)
MPAMilk Producers Association
MPAMontana Psychological Association
MPAMultiagent Planning Architecture
MPAMount Pisgah Academy
MPAMilitary Pay and Allowances
MPAMarine Physician Assistant (US Merchant Marines)
MPAMissile Procurement, Army
MPAManitoba Pharmaceutical Association (Canada)
MPAMotivation, Power & Achievement Society (Vancouver, BC, Canada)
MPAMulti-Program Handshaking
MPAMotion Picture Alliance for the Preservation of American Ideals (also seen as MPAPAI)
MPAMotion På Arbejdspladsen (Denmark)
MPAMilitary Performance Average (US Air Force Academy)
MPAMission Planning Agent
MPAMinnesota Percussion Association
MPAMinor Physical Anomaly (psychology)
MPAMaster of Performing Arts
MPAMesa Police Association (Mesa, AZ)
MPAManingrida Progress Association (community-owned business organisation; Maningrida, Arnhem Land, Australia)
MPAModern Poetry Association (now The Poetry Foundation)
MPAMaster Printers of America
MPAMilitary Personnel Account
MPAMultiple Payload Adapter
MPAMedical Practice Administrator
MPAMathematical Processes and Applications (UK)
MPAMost Placeable Applicant
MPAMass Parking Apron (airfield operations)
MPAMaintenance Program Assist
MPAMatrix Pade Approximation
MPAMouvement pour les Autonomies (French: Movement for Autonomy; Italian political party)
MPAMail Processing Annex (USPS)
MPAManitoba Psychiatric Association
MPAMalawi Procurement Authority
MPAMichigan Paraoptometric Association
MPAMaterials Preparing Activity
MPAMaguire Peristaltic Automatic (pump series)
MPAMaster Power Amplifier
MPAMy Professional Advice (Maryland)
MPAMaintenance Planning Advice
MPAMinot Pagan Alliance
MPAMaryland & Pennsylvania Railroad Company
MPAMarkov Process Algebra
MPAMichael Price Associates
MPAMatrix Power Amplifier
MPAMicropurchase Automation
MPAMain Payment Account
MPAMaximal Progress Assumption
MPAMongolian Printing Association
MPAMeasurement of Unconfined Compression Strength
MPAMaster Partnership Agreement
MPAMultiple Product Advertisement
MPAManufacturing Program Analysis
MPAMission, Production, and Awards System (Army)
MPAModification Proposal & Analysis
MPAMultiple Pulsewidth Acquisition
MPAMultiple-Processor Aware
MPAMultiple Product Announcement
MPAMoss Park Armories (Canadian Forces Reserve Armory in Toronto)
MPAMask-Programmed Array
MPAManagement Production Assistant
MPAMaterial Protection Area
MPAMontcrest Parents' Association
MPAMajor Project Approval (Australia)
MPAMaster Problemlösnings Analys
MPAMasters Physician Assistant (academic degree)
MPAMaintenance Proactive Affecting (Sprint)
MPAMessage Protection Appliance (Ironport)
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Common side-effects of medroxyprogesterone acetate are weight gain, malaise, migraine, leg cramps, blood pressure elevation, gastrointestinal disturbances, gallstones and diabetes mellitus.
The relative estrogen deficiency associated with depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) did not correlate with the magnitude of BMD loss, according to Dr.
Depo subQ provera 104 (DMPA-SC), which contains 104 mg medroxyprogesterone acetate, treats endometriosis pain as effectively as leuprolide acetate, but is associated with significantly less bone loss and fewer vasomotor symptoms, according to data provided by Pfizer Inc.
Background: In postmenopausal women with coronary artery disease, conjugated equine estrogen with or without continuous administration of medroxyprogesterone acetate has failed to slow the progression of atherosclerosis.
Bone mineral density in women using depot medroxyprogesterone acetate for contraception.
The research team from the university found that mixing clofibric acid to treat heart disease with medroxyprogesterone acetate caused the malignant cells to die naturally.
Correction: The Australian Embassy in Brussels has asked us to point out that the use of medroxyprogesterone acetate (MPA) in livestock feed is illegal in Australia, contrary to claims which have appeared in earlier reports.
Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") granted approval of two abbreviated new drug applications (ANDAs) for Medroxyprogesterone Acetate Injectable Suspension, USP, 150 mg/mL, 1mL vial, and 1mL prefilled syringe, respectively, indicated for the prevention of pregnancy.
Women treated with the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system (LNG-IUS) had histologically normal endometrium after 6 months of use, comparable to the therapeutic response in women taking continuous medroxyprogesterone acetate.
The ASU study connects medroxyprogesterone acetate (MPA), the hormone active in Depo Provera and many widely used menopausal hormone therapies, to impaired memory in rodents.
Three weeks following injection with DMBA, rats received apigenin or a control substance daily for one week, followed by implantation with the progestin medroxyprogesterone acetate or a placebo.