Abortifacient Agents, Steroidal

Steroidal compounds with abortifacient activity.
DrugDrug NameDrug Indication
DB00834MifepristoneFor the medical termination of intrauterine pregnancy through 49 days' pregnancy. Also indicated to control hyperglycemia secondary to hypercortisolism in adult patients with endogenous Cushing's syndrome who have type 2 diabetes mellitus or glucose intolerance and are not candidates for surgery or have had unsuccessful surgery.
DB01108TrilostaneUsed in the treatment of Cushing's syndrome. It is normally used in short-term treatment until permanent therapy is possible.