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Compound Summary for: CID 5991     Try the new version summary page

Ethinyl Estradiol

Also known as: Ethynylestradiol; Ethynyl estradiol; Ethinyloestradiol; ETHINYLESTRADIOL; Ginestrene; Estinyl; Progynon C; Amenoron
Molecular Formula: C20H24O2   Molecular Weight: 296.40336   InChIKey: BFPYWIDHMRZLRN-SLHNCBLASA-N
A semisynthetic alkylated ESTRADIOL with a 17-alpha-ethinyl substitution. It has high estrogenic potency when administered orally, and is often used as the estrogenic component in ORAL CONTRACEPTIVES.   From: MeSH
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