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Chemical Norgestrel

Name Norgestrel
CAS Type 1 Name 18,19-Dinorpregn-4-en-20-yn-3-one, 13-ethyl-17-hydroxy-, (17alpha)-(+-)-
Equivalent Terms DL Norgestrel | DL-Norgestrel | Neogest | Norgestrel Schering Brand | Norgestrel Wyeth Brand | Ovrette | Postinor | Schering Brand of Norgestrel | Wy3707 | Wy 3707 | Wy-3707 | Wyeth Brand of Norgestrel
CAS Registry Number 6533-00-2
Definition A synthetic progestational agent with actions similar to those of PROGESTERONE. This racemic or (+-)-form has about half the potency of the levo form (LEVONORGESTREL). Norgestrel is used as a contraceptive, ovulation inhibitor, and for the control of menstrual disorders and endometriosis.
Structure Norgestrel
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MeSH® ID D009644
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ChemicalsPolycyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Steroids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Norsteroids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Norpregnanes Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Norpregnenes Has associated genes Has associated diseases Norgestrel Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Norgestrel Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  16 beta-hydroxynorgestrel
  3,17-diethynyl-13-ethyl-3,5-gonadiene-17-ol
  3-deoxonorgestrel
  chloroethynyl norgestrel
  Cyklabil
  dextronorgestrel
View node Ethinyl Estradiol-Norgestrel Combination Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  levonorgestrel butanoate
  levo-norgestrel-poly(3-hydroxybutyrate)
  norelgestromin Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  norgestimate Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  norgestimate, ethinyl estradiol drug combination Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  norgestrel 17-cyclopentanecarboxylate
  norgestrel acetate
View node Levonorgestrel Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  Ortho Evra Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  Schering PC4