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Descriptor English: Norethindrone
Descriptor Spanish: Noretindrona
Descriptor Portuguese: Noretindrona
Descriptor French: Noréthistérone
Entry term(s): 19-Norpregn-4-en-20-yn-3-one, 17-hydroxy-, (17alpha)-
Conceplan
Ethinylnortestosterone
Micronor
Monogest
Nor QD
Nor-QD
NorQD
Norcolut
Norcolute
Norethindrone, (1 beta)-Isomer
Norethisterone
Norlutin
Norpregneninolone
Tree number(s): D04.210.500.668.651.693.651
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009640
Scope note: A synthetic progestational hormone with actions similar to those of PROGESTERONE but functioning as a more potent inhibitor of ovulation. It has weak estrogenic and androgenic properties. The hormone has been used in treating amenorrhea, functional uterine bleeding, endometriosis, and for CONTRACEPTION.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Contraceptives, Oral, Synthetic
Registry Number: T18F433X4S
CAS Type 1 Name: 19-Norpregn-4-en-20-yn-3-one, 17-hydroxy-, (17alpha)-
DeCS ID: 9827
Unique ID: D009640
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2019/07/08
Norethindrone - Preferred
Concept UI M0014969
Scope note A synthetic progestational hormone with actions similar to those of PROGESTERONE but functioning as a more potent inhibitor of ovulation. It has weak estrogenic and androgenic properties. The hormone has been used in treating amenorrhea, functional uterine bleeding, endometriosis, and for CONTRACEPTION.
Preferred term Norethindrone
Entry term(s) 19-Norpregn-4-en-20-yn-3-one, 17-hydroxy-, (17alpha)-
Ethinylnortestosterone
Norethisterone
Norpregneninolone
Conceplan - Narrower
Concept UI M0014972
Preferred term Conceplan
Micronor - Narrower
Concept UI M0014970
Preferred term Micronor
Norlutin - Narrower
Concept UI M0014971
Preferred term Norlutin
Nor-QD - Narrower
Concept UI M0014974
Preferred term Nor-QD
Entry term(s) Nor QD
NorQD
Norcolut - Narrower
Concept UI M0014975
Preferred term Norcolut
Norcolute - Narrower
Concept UI M0014976
Preferred term Norcolute
Norethindrone, (1 beta)-Isomer - Narrower
Concept UI M0329986
Preferred term Norethindrone, (1 beta)-Isomer
Monogest - Narrower
Concept UI M0014973
Preferred term Monogest



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