Methandriol diacetate

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Methandriol diacetate
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Clinical data
Other namesMethylandrostenediol diacetate; 17α-Methylandrost-5-ene-3β,17β-diol 3β,17β-diacetate
Routes of
Intramuscular injection
CAS Number
PubChem CID
CompTox Dashboard (EPA)
ECHA InfoCard100.016.516 Edit this at Wikidata
Chemical and physical data
Molar mass388.548 g·mol−1
3D model (JSmol)

Methandriol diacetate, or methylandrostenediol diacetate, also known as 17α-methylandrost-5-ene-3β,17β-diol 3β,17β-diacetate, is a synthetic, injected anabolic–androgenic steroid (AAS) and a 17α-alkylated derivative of 5-androstenediol that was never marketed.[1] It is an androgen ester – specifically, the C3,17β diacetate ester of methandriol (17α-methyl-5-androstenediol) – and acts as a prodrug of methandriol in the body.[1]

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  1. ^ a b Elks J (14 November 2014). The Dictionary of Drugs: Chemical Data: Chemical Data, Structures and Bibliographies. Springer. pp. 794–. ISBN 978-1-4757-2085-3.