6α-Methyl-11β-hydroxyprogesterone is a synthetic glucocorticoid which has been used in the treatment of inflammatory eye diseases. 6α-Methyl-11β-hydroxyprogesterone is a corticosteroid with anti-inflammatory properties which has been discontinued in the United States. The structure of 6α-Methyl-11β-hydroxyprogesterone is very similar to progesterone. Neither progestogenic nor androgenic activity has been demonstrated for or attributed to medrysone [1, 2].
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|Physical Appearance||A crystalline solid|
|Storage||Store at -20°C|
|Solubility||≤1mg/ml in ethanol;1mg/ml in methanol;1mg/ml in acetonitrile|
|Canonical SMILES||C[[email protected]@]12[[email protected]](CC[[email protected]@H]2C(C)=O)([H])[[email protected]]3([H])C[[email protected]](C)C4=CC(CC[[email protected]]4(C)[[email protected]@]3([H])[[email protected]@H](O)C1)=O|
|Shipping Condition||Evaluation sample solution : ship with blue ice.All other available size: ship with RT , or blue ice upon request|
|General tips||For obtaining a higher solubility , please warm the tube at 37 ℃ and shake it in the ultrasonic bath for a while.Stock solution can be stored below -20℃ for several months.|