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Gestodene

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

G03AA10,G03AB06

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0060282-87-3

Chemical Formula

C21-H26-O2

Molecular Weight

310

Therapeutic Categories

Hormonal contraceptive for systemic use

Progestin

Chemical Names

(17α)-13-Ethyl-17-hydroxy-18,19-dinor-17α-pregna-4,15-dien-20-yn-3-one

13-Ethyl-17beta-hydroxy-18,19-dinorpregn-4,15-dien-20-in-3-on (IUPAC)

13-Ethyl-17-hydroxy-18,19-dinor-17α-pregna-4,15-dien-20-yn-3-one (WHO)

17-Hydroxy-18-methyl-19-nor-17α-pregna-4,15-dien-20-yn-3-one

17α-ethynyl-13-ethyl-17beta-hydroxy-4,15-gonadiene-3-one

17α-ethynyl-17beta-hydroxy-18-methyl-4,15-estradien-3-one

17α-Ethynyl-217-hydroxy-18-methylestra-4,15-dien-3-one

18,19-Dinorpregna-4,15-dien-20-yn-3-one, 13-ethyl-17-hydroxy-, (17α)-

Pregna-4,15-dien-20-yn-3-one, 13-ethyl-17-hydroxy-18,19-dinor-, (17α)- (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Gestodenum (Latin)
  • Gestoden (German)
  • Gestodène (French)
  • Gestodeno (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Gestodene (OS: BAN, USAN)
  • Gestodène (OS: DCF)
  • BRN 4237181 (IS)
  • CCRIS 91889 (IS)
  • EINECS 262-145-8 (IS)
  • HSDB 3594 (IS)
  • SH B 331 (IS: Schering)
  • SHG 415 G (IS)
  • Gestodene (PH: BP 2011, Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Gestodenum (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

  • Adoless (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Farmoquimica, Brazil
  • Aleli (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bernabo, Argentina
  • Alessia HEXAL (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Hexal, Germany
  • Allestra (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Aché, Brazil
  • Arianna (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Italy; BB Farma, Italy
  • Artizia (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Zentiva, Bulgaria; Zentiva, Lithuania; Zentiva, Latvia
  • Avaden (Gestodene and Estradiol)
    Bayer, Colombia; Bayer, Dominican Republic; Bayer, Ecuador; Bayer, Mexico
  • Avadène (Gestodene and Estradiol)
    Bayer Santé, France
  • Biofem (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Biotenk, Argentina
  • Careza (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    ABL Pharma, Peru; Silesia, Chile
  • Carlin (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Effik, France
  • Ciclomex (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Farmindustria, Peru; Gynocare Limited, Vietnam; Gynopharm, Chile
  • Cuidafem (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bernabo, Argentina
  • Diminut (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Libbs, Brazil
  • Docgestradiol (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Docpharma, Belgium
  • Edenelle (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Mylan, France
  • Efézial (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Mylan, France
  • Effiplen (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Laboratóratorios Effik, Portugal
  • Emily (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Haupt, Israel
  • Estelle (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Clonmel, Ireland
  • Estinette (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Effik, Switzerland; Effik Italia, Italy; Laboratóratorios Effik, Portugal
  • Ethinylestradiol / Gestodeen A (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Apothecon, Netherlands
  • Ethinylestradiol / Gestodeen Berlipharm (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Berlipharm, Netherlands
  • Ethinylestradiol / Gestodeen Mylan (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Mylan, Netherlands
  • Ethinylestradiol / Gestodeen PCH (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Pharmachemie, Netherlands
  • Etinilestradiol + Gestodeno Actavis (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Actavis, Portugal
  • Etinilestradiol + Gestodeno Generis (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Generis, Portugal
  • Etinilestradiol/Gestodeno Sandoz (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Sandoz Farmaceutica, Spain
  • Etinilestradiolo + Gestodene Mylan (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Mylan, Italy
  • Fedra Bb Farma (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    BB Farma, Italy
  • Fedra Farma 1000 (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Farma 1000, Italy
  • Fedra Programmi Sanitari (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Programmi Sanitari int., Italy
  • Fedra (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Italy
  • Felixita (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Théramex, France; Théramex, Monaco
  • Femadiol-Mepha (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Mepha, Switzerland
  • Femiane (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Argentina; Bayer, Colombia; Bayer, Dominican Republic; Bayer, Ecuador; Bayer, Guatemala; Bayer, Honduras; Bayer, Nicaragua; Bayer, Panama; Bayer, Peru; Bayer Schering, Costa Rica; Bayer Schering, El Salvador; Schering, Brazil
  • Feminol (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Chile, Chile
  • Femipol (Gestodene and Etynyloestradiol)
    Polfa Pabianice, Poland
  • Femodeen (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Netherlands
  • Femoden (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Czech Republic; Bayer, Latvia; Bayer Schering, Australia; Bayer Schering, Bulgaria; Bayer Schering, Estonia; Bayer Schering, Lithuania; Bayer Schering, Poland; Bayer Schering, Slovenia; Bayer Schering Pharma, Finland; Bayer Schering Pharma, Russian Federation; Bayer-Schering, Romania; Schering, Georgia; Schering, Hungary
  • Femodene (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Belgium; Bayer, United Kingdom; Bayer Animal Health, Luxembourg; Bayer Schering, South Africa
  • Femodette (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, United Kingdom; BB Farma, Italy
  • Femovan (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer Vital, Germany
  • Flame (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Dexxon, Israel
  • Floret (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Dexxon, Israel
  • Gestinol 28 (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Libbs, Brazil
  • Gestinyl (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Effik, Spain; Leiras, Finland; Stragen, Denmark
  • Gestodelle (Gestodene and Levonorgestrel)
    Mithra, Belgium
  • Gestoden Plus-Teva (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Teva Pharma, Switzerland
  • Gestoden/Ethinylestradiol 75/30 Berlipharm (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Denmark
  • Gestoden/Ethinylestradiol 75/30 Schering (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer Schering Pharma, Denmark
  • Gestodène/Ethinylestradiol Actavis (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Actavis, France
  • Gestodène/Ethinylestradiol Arrow (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Arrow, France
  • Gestodène/Ethinylestradiol Biogaran (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Biogaran, France
  • Gestodène/Ethinylestradiol EG (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    EG Labo, France
  • Gestodène/Ethinylestradiol Ranbaxy (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Ranbaxy, France
  • Gestodène/Ethinylestradiol Ratiopharm (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Ratiopharm, France
  • Gestodène/Ethinylestradiol Sandoz (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Sandoz, France
  • Gestodène/Ethinylestradiol Teva (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Teva Santé, France
  • Gestodène/Ethinylestradiol Winthrop (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Sanofi-Aventis, France
  • Gestodène/Ethinylestradiol Zydus (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Zydus, France
  • Gestodette (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Haupt, Bulgaria; LadeePharma, Slovakia; Medico Uno, Slovenia
  • Gestodilat (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Ratiopharm, Finland
  • Gestodiol (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    EG, Italy
  • Gestofeme (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Mithra, Belgium
  • Gestonette (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Sandoz, Denmark
  • Gesytil (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Egis, Lithuania; ratiopharm, Estonia
  • Gethi (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Stragen Nordic, Lithuania
  • Ginelea (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Elea, Argentina
  • Ginelea MD (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Elea, Argentina
  • Ginelea T (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Elea, Argentina
  • Ginera (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Turkey
  • Ginesse (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Farmoquimica, Brazil
  • Ginoden (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Italy
  • Gynera (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Switzerland; Bayer, Chile; Bayer, Ecuador; Bayer, Hong Kong; Bayer, Peru; Bayer, Philippines; Bayer Pharma, Israel; Bayer Schering, Malaysia; Bayer Schering, Singapore; Bayer Schering, Taiwan; Bayer Schering Pharma, Vietnam; Bayer Schering Pharma Oy, Thailand; Schering, Bahrain; Schering, Brazil; Schering, Oman; Schering-Plough, Portugal
  • Gynera CD (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Ecuador
  • Gynovin (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Argentina; Bayer, Austria; Bayer, Colombia; Bayer, Spain; Bayer, Mexico
  • Gynovin CD (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Mexico
  • Gyselle (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Spirig HealthCare, Switzerland
  • Harmonet Bb Farma (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    BB Farma, Italy
  • Harmonet Farma1000 (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Farma 1000, Italy
  • Harmonet Gervasi (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Gervasi, Spain
  • Harmonet Programmi Sanitari (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Programmi Sanitari int., Italy
  • Harmonet (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Pfizer, Switzerland; Pfizer, France; Pfizer, Portugal; Pharma Lab, France; Wyeth, Belgium; Wyeth, Brazil; Wyeth, Chile; Wyeth, Denmark; Wyeth, Estonia; Wyeth, Spain; Wyeth, Finland; Wyeth, Hong Kong; Wyeth, Hungary; Wyeth, Israel; Wyeth, Iceland; Wyeth, Latvia; Wyeth, Poland; Wyeth, Romania; Wyeth, Slovenia; Wyeth, Slovakia; Wyeth, Tunisia; Wyeth, Venezuela; Wyeth Lederle SPA, Italy; Wyeth Medica, Lithuania; Wyeth-Lederle, Czech Republic
  • Harmonette (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Wyeth, Austria
  • Karissa (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Gedeon Richter, Romania
  • Katya (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Stragen, United Kingdom; Stragen, Slovakia; Stragen Pharma, Czech Republic
  • Kipling (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Effik Italia, Italy
  • Kontracept (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiole)
    Polfa Pabianice, Poland
  • Lenea (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Gynial, Austria
  • Lindynette (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Chemical Works, Slovenia; Farmage, Peru; Gedeon Richter, Bulgaria; Gedeon Richter, Estonia; Gedeon Richter, Georgia; Gedeon Richter, Hungary; Gedeon Richter, Lithuania; Gedeon Richter, Latvia; Gedeon Richter, Malaysia; Gedeon Richter, Poland; Gedeon Richter, Serbia; Gedeon Richter, Russian Federation; Gedeon Richter, Thailand; Gedeon Richter, Vietnam; Richter Gedeon, Czech Republic; Richter Gedeon RT, Slovakia; Sandoz, Denmark; Sandoz, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Liosanne (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Sandoz, Switzerland
  • Lodene (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Delpharm Lille, Israel
  • Logest (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Croatia (Hrvatska); Bayer, Latvia; Bayer, Romania; Bayer Schering, Bulgaria; Bayer Schering, Czech Republic; Bayer Schering, Estonia; Bayer Schering, Lithuania; Bayer Schering, Poland; Bayer Schering Pharma, Russian Federation; Delpharm, Serbia; Schering, Georgia; Schering, Slovakia
  • Lunafem (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer Schering, Czech Republic
  • Masbell (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Chalver, Colombia
  • Meliane (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Austria; Bayer, Belgium; Bayer, Colombia; Bayer, Spain; Bayer, Greece; Bayer, Hong Kong; Bayer, South Korea; Bayer, Philippines; Bayer Animal Health, Luxembourg; Bayer Schering, Malaysia; Bayer Schering, Singapore; Bayer Schering Pharma, Finland; Bayer Schering Pharma Oy, Thailand; Berlis, Switzerland; Delpharm Lille, Israel
  • Méliane (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer Santé, France
  • Meliane (Gestodene and Gestodene)
    Bayer, Hungary
  • Meloden (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Switzerland
  • Melodene (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Spain; Bayer Schering, South Africa
  • Melodia (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer Santé, France
  • Melteva (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Teva, Spain
  • Microgen (Gestodene and Drospirenone)
    Silesia, Chile
  • Microgeste (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Portugal
  • Milligest (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Gedeon Richter, Bulgaria; Gedeon Richter, Georgia; Gedeon Richter, Hungary; Gedeon Richter, Romania; Richter Gedeon, Czech Republic; Sandoz, Denmark
  • Millinette (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Consilient Health, United Kingdom
  • Milvane (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Switzerland; Bayer, Italy; Bayer Schering, Poland; Bayer Schering Pharma, Denmark
  • Minero (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Orifarm, Denmark
  • MIness Bb Farma (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    BB Farma, Italy
  • MIness Programmi Sanitari (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Programmi Sanitari int., Italy
  • Minesse (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Pfizer, Switzerland; Pfizer, Ecuador; Pfizer, France; Wyeth, Austria; Wyeth, Brazil; Wyeth, Chile; Wyeth, Spain; Wyeth, Hungary; Wyeth, Israel; Wyeth, Malta; Wyeth, Mexico; Wyeth, Oman; Wyeth, Peru; Wyeth, Portugal; Wyeth, Slovakia; Wyeth, Tunisia; Wyeth, Venezuela; Wyeth, South Africa; Wyeth Lederle SPA, Italy; Wyeth Medica, Lithuania; Wyeth-Lederle, Czech Republic
  • Minidoz (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Sinensix Pharma, Thailand
  • Minigeste (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Andromaco, Chile; BB Farma, Italy; Schering-Plough, Portugal
  • Minulet (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Lederle, Poland; Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer, Switzerland; Pfizer, Germany; Pfizer, Estonia; Pfizer, France; Wyeth, Australia; Wyeth, Belgium; Wyeth, Brazil; Wyeth, Chile; Wyeth, Denmark; Wyeth, Spain; Wyeth, Finland; Wyeth, Hungary; Wyeth, Ireland; Wyeth, Latvia; Wyeth, Mexico; Wyeth, Netherlands; Wyeth, Oman; Wyeth, Portugal; Wyeth, Slovenia; Wyeth, Venezuela; Wyeth Lederle SPA, Italy; Wyeth Medica, Lithuania; Wyeth-Lederle, Czech Republic; Wyeth Pfizer, China
  • Minulette (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Wyeth, South Africa
  • Mirelle (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Austria; Bayer, Belgium; Bayer, Switzerland; Bayer, Chile; Bayer, Lithuania; Bayer, Peru; Bayer Animal Health, Luxembourg; Bayer Schering, Czech Republic; Bayer Schering, Estonia; Bayer Schering, Poland; Bayer Schering, South Africa; Bayer Schering Pharma, Finland; Schering, Slovakia
  • Modina (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Orifarm, Denmark
  • Moneva (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer Santé, France
  • Mylenamylan (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Mylan, Belgium
  • Myvlar (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, South Korea; Berlis, Switzerland
  • Perléane (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Biogaran, France
  • Phaeva (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer Santé, France
  • Reginon (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Koçak, Turkey
  • Shelly (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Haupt, Israel
  • Siblima (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Libbs, Brazil
  • Stodette (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Medico Uno, Romania; Medico Uno Pharma, Czech Republic
  • Sunya (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Stragen, United Kingdom; Stragen, Slovakia; Stragen Pharma, Czech Republic
  • Sylgestrel (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Actavis, Austria; Actavis, Bulgaria; Actavis, Romania
  • Sylgestrel mite (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Actavis, Austria
  • Sylvie (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiole)
    SymPhar, Poland
  • Tevalet (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Teva, Spain
  • Tri Minulet (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Pfizer, France
  • Triadene (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, United Kingdom
  • Tri-Femoden (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer Schering Pharma, Finland
  • Trigynera (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Greece
  • Tri-Gynera (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Schering-Plough, Portugal
  • Trigynovin (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Spain
  • Triminulet (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Wyeth, Spain; Wyeth Lederle SPA, Italy
  • Tri-Minulet (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Wyeth, Belgium; Wyeth, Greece; Wyeth, Portugal; Wyeth Medica, Lithuania; Wyeth-Lederle, Czech Republic
  • Triodeen (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Netherlands
  • Triodena (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Austria; Bayer, Hungary
  • Triodene (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Bayer, Belgium; Bayer Animal Health, Luxembourg; Bayer Schering, South Africa
  • Violetta (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Gedeon Richter, Estonia
  • Wave ratiopharm (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    ratiopharm, Austria
  • Yael (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Dexxon, Israel
  • Yris (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Kwizda, Austria
  • Yris mite (Gestodene and Ethinylestradiol)
    Kwizda, Austria

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TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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