17a-Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate CAS 630-56-8

01 Overview

17α-Hydroxyprogesterone caproate is a synthetic steroid hormone that is similar to medroxyprogesterone acetate and megestrol acetate. It is an ester derivative of 17α-hydroxyprogesterone formed from caproic acid (hexanoic acid).

02 Details

Progesterone Hormones Raw Steroid Powders 17a-Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate CAS 630-56-8

 

17a-Hydroxyprogesterone caproate

Product Name: 17a-Hydroxyprogesterone caproate
Synonyms: PREGN-4-ENE-3,20-DIONE HEXANOATE;17-((1-oxohexyl)oxy)-pregn-4-ene-20-dione;17-((1-Oxohexyl)oxy)pregn-4-ene-3,20-dione;17a-hydroxyprogesteronehexanoate;17-alpha-Hexanoyloxypregn-4-ene-3,20-dione;17alpha-Hydroxyprogesterone n-caproate;17-alpha-hydroxyprogesteronen-caproate;17-Hydroxypregn-4-ene-3,20-dione caproate
CAS: 630-56-8
MF: C27H40O4
MW: 428.6
EINECS: 211-138-8

 

17a-Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate Description:

(1). 17α-Hydroxyprogesterone caproate is a synthetic steroid hormone that is similar to medroxyprogesterone acetate and megestrol acetate. It is an ester derivative of 17α-hydroxyprogesterone formed from caproic acid (hexanoic acid).
(2). 17α-Hydroxyprogesterone caproate was previously marketed under the trade name Delalutin by Squibb, which was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 1956 and withdrawn from marketing in 1999.
(3). The US FDA approved Makena from KV Pharmaceutical (previously named as Gestiva) on February 4, 2011 for prevention of preterm delivery in women with a history of preterm delivery, sparking a pricing controversy.

 

17a-Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate Applications:

 

(1). This medication is used in women who are pregnant with a single baby, and who have delivered a baby too early (preterm) in the past. It is used to help lower the risk of having a preterm baby again. Hydroxyprogesterone is a man-made form of a female hormone (progestin). It is not known how it works to prevent preterm labor.
(2). This medication is not intended to prevent preterm birth in women pregnant with more than one baby (such as twins, triplets). It is also not intended to stop active preterm labor.

 

17a-Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate Specifications:

Standard:USP31
     
Items Standard Resutls
Description White or almost white crystalline powder, odorless Conforms
Solubility insoluble in water, solube in ether, slightly soluble in benzene Conforms
Specific Optical Rotation  +58°—+64° (1% chloroform Solution)  60.3°
Melting Point about 120  -124 ℃ 123℃
Water  ≤0.1% 0.05%
Free N-Caproic Acid  ≤0.58% 0.20%
Ordinary Impurities  ≤2.0% conforms
Residual Solvents Methanol ≤ 3000PPM 1280PPM
Ethanol≤5000PPM 1500PPM
Dichloromethane ≤ 600PPM 80PPM
Assay 97.0%–103.0% 99.30%
Conclusion Conforms to USP31

 

 

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(1) High Quality:Wuhan Wang Lianshang Biotechnology Co., Ltd. is a steroids manufacturer with its own lab and factory.
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