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Chemical Levonorgestrel

Name Levonorgestrel
CAS Type 1 Name 18,19-Dinorpregn-4-en-20-yn-3-one, 13-ethyl-17-hydroxy-, (17alpha)-(-)-
Equivalent Terms Capronor | Cerazet | D Norgestrel | D-Norgestrel | duofem | l Norgestrel | l-Norgestrel | Microlut | Microval | Mirena | Norgeston | NorLevo | Norplant | Norplant2 | Norplant 2 | Norplant-2 | Plan B | Vikela
CAS Registry Number 797-63-7
Definition A synthetic progestational hormone with actions similar to those of PROGESTERONE and about twice as potent as its racemic or (+-)-isomer (NORGESTREL). It is used for contraception, control of menstrual disorders, and treatment of endometriosis.
Structure Levonorgestrel
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MeSH® ID D016912
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ChemicalsPolycyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Fused-Ring 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 Levonorgestrel Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Levonorgestrel Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  ethinyl estradiol, levonorgestrel drug combination Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  klimonorm
  levonorgestrel-4 beta,5 beta-epoxide
  lybrel
  Seasonique
  SHD 386L