Aromatics, Pharmaceuticals, Intermediates & Fine Chemicals, Steroids
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17-Acetyloxy-pregna-1,4-diene-3,20-dione, is one of the derivatives of Progesterone (P755900), which is a steroid hormone produced by the corpus luteum. It induces maturation and secretory activity of the uterine endothelium; suppresses ovulation. Progesterone is also implicated in the etiology of breast cancer. The structure-activity studies also shown that This progesterone derivatives are able to bind to the digitalis receptor.