Metogest

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Metogest
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
17β-Hydroxy-16,16-dimethylestr-4-en-3-one
Identifiers
CAS Number 52279-58-0
ATC code None
PubChem CID 9839398
ChemSpider 8015116
Chemical data
Formula C20H30O2
Molar mass 302.451 g/mol

Metogest (INN, USAN) (developmental code name SC-14207), also known as 16,16-dimethyl-19-nortestosterone, is a steroidal antiandrogen that was patented in 1975 and investigated as a treatment for acne but was never marketed.[1][2][3]

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  1. ^ J. Elks (14 November 2014). The Dictionary of Drugs: Chemical Data: Chemical Data, Structures and Bibliographies. Springer. pp. 816–. ISBN 978-1-4757-2085-3. 
  2. ^ R.A. Hill; H.L.J. Makin; D.N. Kirk; G.M. Murphy (23 May 1991). Dictionary of Steroids. CRC Press. pp. 676–. ISBN 978-0-412-27060-4. 
  3. ^ J. Horsky; J. Presl (6 December 2012). Ovarian Function and its Disorders: Diagnosis and Therapy. Springer Science & Business Media. pp. 112–. ISBN 978-94-009-8195-9.