Pregnanediol

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Pregnanediol
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Names
IUPAC name
(3R,5R,8R,9S,10S,13S,14S,17S)-17-[(1S)-1-hydroxyethyl]-10,13-dimethyl-2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,11,12,14,15,16,17-tetradecahydro-1H-cyclopenta[a]phenanthren-3-ol
Other names
5β-Pregnane-3α,20α-diol
Identifiers
80-92-2 YesY
ChEMBL ChEMBL269897 YesY
ChemSpider 190585 YesY
Jmol-3D images Image
PubChem 219833
UNII JR3JD1Y22C YesY
Properties
C21H36O2
Molar mass 320.51 g·mol−1
Except where noted otherwise, data is given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

Pregnanediol is an inactive metabolic product of progesterone. A test can be done to measure the amount of pregnanediol in urine, which offers an indirect way to measure progesterone levels in the body[1]


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