Acebrochol

Acebrochol

Acebrochol
Systematic (IUPAC) name
[(4S,6R,8S,9S,10R,13R,14S,17R)-4,6-dibromo-10,13-dimethyl-17-[(2R)-6-methylheptan-2-yl]-2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,11,12,14,15,16,17-tetradecahydro-1H-cyclopenta[a]phenanthren-3-yl] acetate
Clinical data
Legal status
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Identifiers
CAS number  YesY
ATC code None
PubChem
ChemSpider  YesY
UNII  YesY
ChEMBL  N
Chemical data
Formula C29H48Br2O2 
Mol. mass 588.498 g/mol
 N   

Acebrochol (INN), also known as cholesteryl acetate dibromide or 5α,6β-dibromocholestan-3β-ol acetate, is a neuroactive steroid which was described as a sedative and hypnotic but was never marketed.[1]

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References

  1. ^ R.A. Hill; H.L.J. Makin; D.N. Kirk; G.M. Murphy (23 May 1991). Dictionary of Steroids. CRC Press. pp. 229–.