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Chemical Oxymetholone

Name Oxymetholone
CAS Type 1 Name Androstan-3-one, 17-hydroxy-2-(hydroxymethylene)-17-methyl-, (5alpha,17beta)-
Equivalent Terms Anadrol | Anapolon 50 | Hydroxymetholone | Oxymethalone | Oxymetholone, (17 beta)-Isomer | Oxymetholone, (5 alpha,17 alpha)-Isomer
CAS Registry Number 434-07-1
Definition A synthetic hormone with anabolic and androgenic properties. It is used mainly in the treatment of anemias. According to the Fourth Annual Report on Carcinogens (NTP 85-002), this compound may reasonably be anticipated to be a carcinogen. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)
Structure Oxymetholone
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MeSH® ID D010110
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  17-hydroxy-2-(hydroxymethylene)androstan-3-one