11-deoxycorticosterone acetate

see under desoxycorticosterone.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • 11-Deoxycorticosterone — Systematic (IUPAC) name (1S,2R,10S,11S,14S,15S) 14 (2 hydroxyacetyl) 2,15 dimethyltetracyclo[8.7.0.02,7.011,15]heptadec 6 en 5 one …   Wikipedia

  • desoxycorticosterone acetate — [USP] the acetate salt of 11 deoxycorticosterone; used as replacement therapy to treat adrenocortical insufficiency; administered by intramuscular injection …   Medical dictionary

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