Proligestone

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Proligestone
Proligestone.svg
Systematic (IUPAC) name
14,17-(propylidenebis(oxy))pregn-4-ene-3,20-dione
Identifiers
CAS Number 23873-85-0
ATC code G03DA90 (WHO)
PubChem CID 71906
ChemSpider 16736557
Synonyms 14α,17α-Propylidenedioxyprogesterone
Chemical data
Formula C23H32O4
Molar mass 372.498 g/mol

Proligestone (INN, BAN) (brand names Corvinan, Delvosteron), also known as 14α,17α-propylidenedioxyprogesterone, is a steroidal progestin used in veterinary medicine in various countries, including Argentina, Czechoslovakia, France, and the Netherlands.[1][2]

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  1. ^ C.R. Ganellin; David J. Triggle (21 November 1996). Dictionary of Pharmacological Agents. CRC Press. pp. 1670–. ISBN 978-0-412-46630-4. 
  2. ^ Index Nominum 2000: International Drug Directory. Taylor & Francis. January 2000. pp. 882–. ISBN 978-3-88763-075-1.