Chemical Name: 17alpha-Ethynyl-19-nortestosterone 17-heptanoate
CAS No.: 3836-23-5
Molecular Formula: C27H38O3
Formula Weight: 410.58882
Appearance: Fine powder
Norgestimate is a form of progestin, which is a female hormone important for the regulation of ovulation and menstruation. Norgestimate is used with estradiol (a female sex hormone that is involved in the development and maintenance of the female reproductive system), to treat the symptoms of menopause.
Norgestimate and ethinylestradiol are used as an oral contraceptive, indicated for the prevention of pregnancy in women.
Norgestimate/ethinyl estradiol is indicated for the prevention of pregnancy in women who elect to use oral contraceptives as a method of contraception.