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1568007 USP

Progesterone

United States Pharmacopeia (USP) Reference Standard

Synonym: 4-Pregnene-3,20-dione

  • CAS Number 57-83-0

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C21H30O2

  • Molecular Weight 314.46

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1915950

  •  MDL number MFCD00003658

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329750966

  •  NACRES NA.24

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Properties

Related Categories Analytical Standards, Analytical/Chromatography, Pharmacopeia & Metrological Institutes Standards, USP Standards, USP Standards P - R More...
grade   pharmaceutical primary standard
form   neat
mfr. no.   USP
mp   128-132 °C (lit.)
Featured Industry   Pharmaceutical (small molecule)
format   neat
storage temp.   room temp
SMILES string   CC(=O)[C@H]1CC[C@H]2[C@@H]3CCC4=CC(=O)CC[C@]4(C)[C@H]3CC[C@]12C
InChI   1S/C21H30O2/c1-13(22)17-6-7-18-16-5-4-14-12-15(23)8-10-20(14,2)19(16)9-11-21(17,18)3/h12,16-19H,4-11H2,1-3H3/t16-,17+,18-,19-,20-,21+/m0/s1
InChI key   RJKFOVLPORLFTN-LEKSSAKUSA-N
Gene Information   human ... PGR(5241)

Description

General description

This product is provided as delivered and specified by the issuing Pharmacopoeia. All information provided in support of this product, including SDS and any product information leaflets have been developed and issued under the Authority of the issuing Pharmacopoeia.For further information and support please go to the website of the issuing Pharmacopoeia.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Induces maturation and secretory activity of the uterine endothelium; suppresses ovulation. Progesterone is implicated in the etiology of breast cancer.

Other Notes

Steroid hormone produced by the corpus luteum.

USP issued SDS can be found here.

Sales restrictions may apply.

Analysis Note

These products are for test and assay use only. They are not meant for administration to humans or animals and cannot be used to diagnose, treat, or cure diseases of any kind.  ​

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS08  GHS08
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

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HPLC Analysis of Steroids on Ascentis® Express Biphenyl

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LC/MS/MS Analysis of Steroid Hormones in Plasma on Ascentis® Express C18 after Sample Prep using HybridSPE®-Phospholipid

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TLC Analysis of Anabolic Compounds on HPTLC DIOL F254s (analyte set 1)

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TLC Analysis of Progesterones on HPTLC CN F254s

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TLC Analysis of Sex Hormone Derivatives on HPTLC CN F254s

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UHPLC/MS Analysis of Steroids on Titan™ C18

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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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