Androstanolone enanthate

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Androstanolone enanthate
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Clinical data
Trade names Anaboleen Depot
Synonyms Stanolone enanthate; Dihydrotestosterone enanthate; DHT enanthate; Dihydrotestosterone heptanoate; DHTH; 5α-Androstan-17β-ol-3-one 17β-heptanoate
Routes of
Intramuscular injection
Drug class Androgen; Anabolic steroid; Androgen ester
CAS Number
PubChem CID
Chemical and physical data
Formula C26H42O3
Molar mass 402.60988 g/mol
3D model (JSmol)

Androstanolone enanthate (brand name Anaboleen Depot), also known as stanolone enanthate or dihydrotestosterone heptanoate (DHTH), as well as 5α-androstan-17β-ol-3-one 17β-heptanoate, is a synthetic androgen and anabolic steroid and a dihydrotestosterone ester.[1][2] It is used as an injectable and acts as a prodrug of androstanolone (stanolone, dihydrotestosterone, DHT). The drug has been found to be effective in the treatment of persistent pubertal gynecomastia.[3]

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  1. ^ J. Elks (14 November 2014). The Dictionary of Drugs: Chemical Data: Chemical Data, Structures and Bibliographies. Springer. pp. 640–. ISBN 978-1-4757-2085-3. 
  2. ^ I.K. Morton; Judith M. Hall (6 December 2012). Concise Dictionary of Pharmacological Agents: Properties and Synonyms. Springer Science & Business Media. pp. 261–. ISBN 978-94-011-4439-1. 
  3. ^ Eberle AJ, Sparrow JT, Keenan BS (1986). "Treatment of persistent pubertal gynecomastia with dihydrotestosterone heptanoate". J. Pediatr. 109 (1): 144–9. doi:10.1016/s0022-3476(86)80596-0. PMID 3088241.