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Norgestomet

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0025092-41-5

Chemical Formula

C23-H32-O4

Molecular Weight

372

Therapeutic Category

Progestin

Chemical Names

(11beta)-17-(Acetyloxy)-11-metyl-19-norpregn-4-ene-3,20-dione

11beta-Metyl-3,20-dioxo-19-norpregn-4-en-17α-yl acetate

17-Hydroxy-11beta-metyl-19-norpregn-4-ene-3,20-dione acetate (WHO)

19-Norpregn-4-ene-3,20-dione, 17-(acetyloxy)-11-metyl-, (11beta)- (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Norgestometum (Latin)
  • Norgestomet (German)
  • Norgestomet (French)
  • Norgestomet (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Norgestomet (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • Progestin (IS)
  • SC-21009 (IS)
  • UNII-3L33UD42X4 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Crestar (veterinary use)
    Intervet SA MSD, South Africa; MSD Santé Animale Intervet, France
  • Syncro-Mate-B (Norgestomet and Estradiol (veterinary use))
    Merial, United States

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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