17β-Dihydroequilin

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17β-Dihydroequilin
17β-Dihydroequilin.svg
Clinical data
Synonyms NSC-12170; β-Dihydroequilin; 7-Dehydro-17β-estradiol; Estra-1,3,5(10),7-tetraen-3,17β-diol
Routes of
administration
By mouth
Drug class Estrogen
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CAS Number
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Chemical and physical data
Formula C18H22O22
Molar mass 270.366 g/mol
3D model (JSmol)

17β-Dihydroequilin, or β-dihydroequilin, also known as 7-dehydro-17β-estradiol, as well as estra-1,3,5(10),7-tetraen-3,17β-diol, is a naturally occurring steroidal estrogen found in horses which is closely related to equilin, equilenin, and estradiol, and, as the 3-sulfate ester sodium salt, is a minor constituent (1.7%) of conjugated estrogens (Premarin).[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Marc A. Fritz; Leon Speroff (28 March 2012). Clinical Gynecologic Endocrinology and Infertility. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. pp. 751–. ISBN 978-1-4511-4847-3.