Medical Definition of Algestone

1. 16 alpha,17-dihydroxypregn-4-ene-3,20-dione. Progestational dihydroxy derivative of progesterone. Its acetonide possesses anti-inflammatory properties. Pharmacological action: contraceptives, oral, synthetic, progestational hormones, synthetic. Chemical name: Pregn-4-ene-3,20-dione, 16,17-dihydroxy-, (16alpha)- (12 Dec 1998)



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algestone (current term)
algestone acetophenide
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