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Descriptor English: Norethynodrel
Descriptor Spanish: Noretinodrel
Descriptor Portuguese: Noretinodrel
Descriptor French: Norétynodrel
Entry term(s): 19-Norpregn-5(10)-en-20-yn-3-one, 17-hydroxy-, (17alpha)-
Norethynodrel, (8 alpha)-(+-)-Isomer
Tree number(s): D04.210.500.668.651.693.706
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009641
Scope note: A synthetic progestational hormone with actions and uses similar to those of PROGESTERONE. It has been used in the treatment of functional uterine bleeding and ENDOMETRIOSIS. As a contraceptive (CONTRACEPTIVE AGENTS), it has usually been administered in combination with MESTRANOL.
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: 88181ACA0M
CAS Type 1 Name: 19-Norpregn-5(10)-en-20-yn-3-one, 17-hydroxy-, (17alpha)-
DeCS ID: 9828
Unique ID: D009641
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
Norethynodrel - Preferred
Concept UI M0014977
Scope note A synthetic progestational hormone with actions and uses similar to those of PROGESTERONE. It has been used in the treatment of functional uterine bleeding and ENDOMETRIOSIS. As a contraceptive (CONTRACEPTIVE AGENTS), it has usually been administered in combination with MESTRANOL.
Preferred term Norethynodrel
Entry term(s) 19-Norpregn-5(10)-en-20-yn-3-one, 17-hydroxy-, (17alpha)-
Norethynodrel, (8 alpha)-(+-)-Isomer - Narrower
Concept UI M0329987
Preferred term Norethynodrel, (8 alpha)-(+-)-Isomer



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