15423-89-9: Dexamethasone 17-Propionate

Dexamethasone 17-Propionate (CAS No.: 15423-89-9) or (11β,16α)-9-Fluoro-11,21-dihydroxy-16-methyl-17-(1-oxopropoxy)-pregna-1,4-diene-3,20-dione is a metabolite of Dexamethasone. Dexamethasone improves the outcome in adults with acute bacterial meningitis and does not increase the risk of gastrointestinal bleeding.

Additional information

Catalogue No.

VE007346

CAS No.

15423-89-9

Molecular Formula

C25H33FO6

Molecular Weight

448.52 g/mol

IUPAC Name

(11β, 16α)-9-Fluoro-11, 21-dihydroxy-16-methyl-17-(1-oxopropoxy)-pregna-1, 4-diene-3, 20-dione

References

Miyachi, Yukitaka, et al. “Radioimmunoassay for Dexamethasone 17, 21-Dipropionate and Its Metabolites in Plasma and Urine after Topical Application.” Steroids, vol. 52, no. 1-2, July 1988, pp. 137–53, https://doi.org/10.1016/0039-128x(88)90222-x.?de Gans, Jan, and Diederik van de Beek. “Dexamethasone in Adults with Bacterial Meningitis.” New England Journal of Medicine, vol. 347, no. 20, Nov. 2002, pp. 1549–56, https://doi.org/10.1056/nejmoa021334.?

Status

In-stock