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Hydroxyprogesterone heptanoate

Hydroxyprogesterone heptanoate
Systematic (IUPAC) name
[(8R,9S,10R,13S,14S,17R)-17-Acetyl-10,13-dimethyl-3-oxo-2,6,7,8,9,11,12,14,15,16-decahydro-1H-cyclopenta[a]phenanthren-17-yl] heptanoate
CAS Registry Number
ATC code G03
PubChem CID:
Synonyms 17-Hydroxypregn-4-ene-3,20-dione 17-heptanoate
Chemical data
Formula C28H42O4
Molecular mass 442.63068 g/mol

Hydroxyprogesterone heptanoate (brand names H.O.P., Lutogil A.P., Lutogyl A.P.), or 17α-hydroxyprogesterone heptanoate, is a steroidal progestin that has been used clinically in Monaco and other European countries.[1][2][3]

See also


  1. ^ J. Elks (14 November 2014). The Dictionary of Drugs: Chemical Data: Chemical Data, Structures and Bibliographies. Springer. pp. 665–.  
  2. ^ Index Nominum 2000: International Drug Directory. Taylor & Francis. January 2000. pp. 532–.  
  3. ^ Muller (19 June 1998). European Drug Index: European Drug Registrations, Fourth Edition. CRC Press. pp. 612–.  

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