Algestone acetonide

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Algestone acetonide
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Clinical data
Synonyms W-3395; Alfasone acetonide; Alphasone acetonide; Algestone 16α,17α-acetonide; 16α,17α-Isopropylidenedioxyprogesterone; 16α,17α-(Isopropylidenedioxy)pregn-4-ene-3,20-dione
Drug class Progestin; Progestogen
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Chemical and physical data
Formula C24H34O4
Molar mass 386.524 g/mol
3D model (JSmol)

Algestone acetonide (developmental code name W-3395), also known as algestone 16α,17α-acetonide or 16α,17α-isopropylidenedioxyprogesterone, is a progestin which was never marketed.[1][2] It is the acetonide cyclic ketal of algestone.[1][2] Another progestin, algestone acetophenide, in contrast, has been marketed.[1][2]

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  1. ^ a b c J. Elks (14 November 2014). The Dictionary of Drugs: Chemical Data: Chemical Data, Structures and Bibliographies. Springer. pp. 27–. ISBN 978-1-4757-2085-3. 
  2. ^ a b c I.K. Morton; Judith M. Hall (6 December 2012). Concise Dictionary of Pharmacological Agents: Properties and Synonyms. Springer Science & Business Media. pp. 10–. ISBN 978-94-011-4439-1.