Quinestrol

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Quinestrol
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
(17β)-3-(cyclopentyloxy)-17-ethynylestra-1,3,5(10)-trien-17-ol
Clinical data
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Identifiers
CAS Registry Number 152-43-2 YesY
ATC code None
PubChem CID: 9046
IUPHAR/BPS 7097
DrugBank DB04575 YesY
ChemSpider 8694 YesY
UNII JR0N7XD5GZ YesY
KEGG D00576 YesY
ChEBI CHEBI:8716 YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL1201165 N
Synonyms W-3566;
3-Cyclopentyloxy-17-ethynyl-13-methyl-7,8,9,11,12,14,15,16-octahydro-6H-cyclopenta[a]phenanthren-17-ol
Chemical data
Formula C25H32O2
Molecular mass 364.52 g/mol
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Quinestrol (INN, USAN, BAN) (brand names Agalacto-Quilea, Basaquines, Eston, Estrovis, Estrovister, Plestrovis, Qui-lea), also known as ethinyl estradiol 3-cyclopentyl ether, is a synthetic estrogen used in hormone replacement therapy, and occasionally to treat breast cancer and prostate cancer.[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. 522–. 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. 243–. ISBN 978-94-011-4439-1. 
  3. ^ Christoph Zink (1 January 1988). Dictionary of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Walter de Gruyter. pp. 204–. ISBN 978-3-11-085727-6.