Calusterone

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Calusterone
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Clinical data
Trade names Methosarb, Riedemil
Routes of
administration
Oral
Identifiers
Synonyms 7β,17α-Dimethyltestosterone; NSC-88536; U-22550
CAS Number 17021-26-0
PubChem (CID) 28204
ChemSpider 26239
UNII 0678G6Q58A YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL455706
Chemical and physical data
Formula C21H32O2
Molar mass 316.48 g/mol
3D model (Jmol) Interactive image

Calusterone (INN, USAN) (brand names Methosarb, Riedemil; former developmental code names NSC-88536, U-22550), also known as 7β,17α-dimethyltestosterone, is an orally active anabolic-androgenic steroid (AAS) that is used as an antineoplastic agent.[1][2] It is a 17α-alkylated AAS similar in structure to bolasterone (which is its 7α-isomer).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b J. Elks (14 November 2014). The Dictionary of Drugs: Chemical Data: Chemical Data, Structures and Bibliographies. Springer. pp. 646–. 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. 52–. ISBN 978-94-011-4439-1.