ethisterone


ethisterone
ethis·ter·one

English syllables. 2014.

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  • Ethisterone — Drugbox IUPAC name = (8 R ,9 S ,10 R ,13 R ,14 S ,17 R ) 17 Ethynyl 17 hydroxy 10,13 dimethyl 2,6,7,8,9,11,12,14,15,16 decahydro 1 H cyclopenta [a] phenanthren 3 one CAS number=434 03 7 ATC prefix=G03 ATC suffix=DC04 ATC supplemental=… …   Wikipedia

  • ethisterone — An orally effective semisynthetic steroid that has biological effects similar to those of progesterone. SYN: ethindrone, pregneninolone. * * * ethis·ter·one i this tə .rōn n a synthetic orally effective female sex hormone C21H28O2 administered in …   Medical dictionary

  • ethisterone — ə̇ˈthistəˌrōn noun ( s) Etymology: ethinyl + testosterone : a synthetic crystalline orally effective female sex hormone C21H28O2 administered in cases of deficiency of progesterone; 17 ethynyl testosterone called also anhydrohydroxyprogesterone …   Useful english dictionary

  • Этистерон (Ethisterone) — синтетический женский половой гормон (см. Прогестоген), применяется (часто в сочетании с эстрогеном) для лечения нарушений менструального цикла, главным образом аменореи. Ранее использовался для тестирования на наличие у женщины беременности по… …   Медицинские термины

  • ЭТИСТЕРОН — (ethisterone) синтетический женский половой гормон (см. Прогестоген), применяется (часто в сочетании с эстрогеном) для лечения нарушений менструального цикла, главным образом аменореи. Ранее использовался для тестирования на наличие у женщины… …   Толковый словарь по медицине

  • Progestin-induced virilisation — Maternal use of androgens or high doses of certain weakly androgenic synthetic progestogens (progestins) structurally related to testosterone can masculinize (virilize) the external genitalia of a female fetus during susceptible times in… …   Wikipedia

  • Progestin — Co inventor Luis E. Miramontes s signed laboratory notebook. October 15, 1951 A progestin is a synthetic[1] progestogen that has progestinic effects similar to progesterone. [2] …   Wikipedia

  • ATC code G03 — A section of the Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System.G Genito urinary system and sex hormonesG03A Hormonal contraceptives for systemic useG03AA Progestogens and estrogens, fixed combinations:G03AA01 Etynodiol and… …   Wikipedia

  • pregneninolone — SYN: ethisterone. * * * preg·nen·in·o·lone .preg nen in əl .ōn n ETHISTERONE …   Medical dictionary

  • Djerassi , Carl — (1923–) American chemist Djerassi was born in the Austrian capital of Vienna, the son of a Bulgarian physician and an Austrian mother. As both parents were Jewish, Djerassi emigrated to America in 1939. He was educated at Kenyon College, Ohio,… …   Scientists


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