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Trimegestone

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0074513-62-5

Chemical Formula

C22-H30-O3

Molecular Weight

342

Therapeutic Category

Progestin

Chemical Names

[17β(S)]-17-(2-Hydroxy-1-oxo-propyl)-17-metylestra-4,9-dien-3-one

17β-(S)-lactoyl-17-metylestra-4,9-dien-3-one (WHO)

17β-[(S)-2-Hydroxypropanoyl]-17-metylestra-4,9-dien-3-one

17β-[(S)-2-Hydroxypropionyl]-17α-metylestra-4,9-dien-3-one (BAN)

17β-[(S)-2-Hydroxypropionyl]-17-metylestra-4,9-dien-3-on (IUPAC)

Estra-4,9-dien-3-one, 17-(2-hydroxy-1-oxopropyl)-17-metyl-, [17β(S)]- (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Trimegestonum (Latin)
  • Trimegeston (German)
  • Trimégestone (French)
  • Trimegestona (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Trimegestone (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • Trimégestone (OS: DCF)
  • RU 27987 (IS: RousselUclaf)

Brand Names

  • Lovelle (Trimegestone and Estradiol)
    Laboratorios Silesia, Chile
  • Totelle (Trimegestone and Estradiol)
    Wyeth, Chile; Wyeth Medica, Lithuania

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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