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Pentagestrone

Pentagestrone
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Clinical data
Synonyms17α-Hydroxyprogesterone 3-cyclopentyl enol ether
Drug classProgestogen ether
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Chemical and physical data
FormulaC26H38O3
Molar mass398.578 g/mol
3D model (JSmol)

Pentagestrone (INN), also known as 17α-hydroxyprogesterone 3-cyclopentyl enol ether, is a steroidal progestin of the 17α-hydroxyprogesterone group that was never marketed.[1][2] An acetate ester, pentagestrone acetate (Gestovis, Gestovister), has been marketed for clinical use.[1] Pentagestrone was described in the literature in 1960.[1]

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References

  1. ^ a b c J. Elks (14 November 2014). The Dictionary of Drugs: Chemical Data: Chemical Data, Structures and Bibliographies. Springer. pp. 943–. ISBN 978-1-4757-2085-3.
  2. ^ Camille Georges Wermuth (2 May 2011). The Practice of Medicinal Chemistry. Academic Press. pp. 731–. ISBN 978-0-08-056877-5.