|Synonyms||Oxagestone; Oxagesterone; Oxogesterone; 20β-Hydroxy-19-norprogesterone; (20R)-20-Hydroxy-19-norpregn-4-en-3-one|
|CompTox Dashboard (EPA)|
|Chemical and physical data|
|Molar mass||302.458 g/mol g·mol−1|
|3D model (JSmol)|
Oxogestone (INN), also known as 20β-hydroxy-19-norprogesterone, is a progestin of the 19-norprogesterone group which was synthesized in 1953 and was developed as an injectable hormonal contraceptive in the early 1970s but was never marketed. A C20β phenylpropionate derivative, oxogestone phenpropionate, also exists.
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