IUPAC Name: (8R,9S,10R,13S,14S,17R)-17-ethynyl-17-hydroxy-13-methyl-1,2,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,14,15,16-dodecahydrocyclopenta[a]phenanthren-3-one
Source: Used as an oral contraceptive and hormone medication.
Summary: Norethindrone is a member of the progesterone congeners. It may be used as an oral contraceptive and has applications as a hormone medication. It is soluble in water up to 7.04 mg/L at 25 C. A Koc value of 220 indicates moderate mobility within soil. This Koc values indicates that adsorption to suspended solids within water is likely.
GHS Hazard Statement: H312, H332, H351, H360, GHS07, GHS08