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Diosgenin, a phytosteroid sapogenin, is the product of hydrolysis by acids, strong bases, or enzymes of saponins, extracted from the tubers of Dioscorea wild yam, such as the Kokoro. The sugar-free (aglycone) product of such hydrolysis, diosgenin is used for the commercial synthesis of cortisone, pregnenolone, progesterone, and other steroid products.
Levonorgestrel (797-63-7, 6533-00-2)
Plan B · Norplant · Mirena
Norgestrel, sold under the brand name Ovral among others, is a progestin that is used in combination with an estrogen in hormonal contraceptives. It has also been used as an emergency contraceptive in the Yuzpe regimen.
Cyclopentanol or cyclopentyl alcohol is a cyclic alcohol. It is also known as hydroxycyclopentane.
Nonoxynol-9 (42173-90-0, 26571-11-9, 14409-72-4)
Nonoxynol-9, sometimes abbreviated as N-9, is an organic compound that is used as a surfactant. It is a member of the nonoxynol family of nonionic surfactants. N-9 and related compounds are ingredients in various cleaning and cosmetic products.
NORGESTIMATE (35189-28-7, 20799-27-3)
norgestrel oxime acetate
Norgestimate, sold under the brand names Ortho-Cyclen, Ortho Tri-Cyclen, Previfem, Sprintec, and Prefest among others, is a progestin that is used in combination with ethinylestradiol as an oral contraceptive and in combination with estradiol in menopausal hormone therapy. It is a prodrug, mainly of norelgestromin, but also of levonorgestrel in small amounts.
PROPARGYL ALCOHOL (107-19-7)
2-propyn-1-ol · propargyl alcohol, lithium salt · propargyl alcohol, sodium salt
Propargyl alcohol, or 2-propyn-1-ol, is an organic compound with the formula C3H4O. It is the simplest stable alcohol containing an alkyne functional group. Propargyl alcohol is a colorless viscous liquid that is miscible with water and most polar organic solvents.
dodemorph acetate · 4-cyclododecyl-2,6-dimethylmorpholine acetate
Indoline is an aromatic heterocyclic organic compound with the chemical formula C8H9N. It has a bicyclic structure, consisting of a six-membered benzene ring fused to a five-membered nitrogen-containing ring. The compound is based on the indole structure, but the 2-3 bond is saturated.
Tetrahydropyran (THP) is the organic compound consisting of a saturated six-membered ring containing five carbon atoms and one oxygen atom. It is named by reference to pyran, which contains two double bonds, and may be produced from it by adding four hydrogens. In 2013, its preferred IUPAC name was established as oxane.
potassium phthalimide · phthalimide potassium salt · phthalimide calcium (2:1) salt
Phthalimide is the organic compound with the formula C6H4(CO)2NH. It is the imide derivative of phthalic anhydride. It is a sublimable white solid that is slightly soluble in water but more so upon addition of base.
2-Methylbenzenesulfonamide (8013-74-9, 1333-07-9, 88-19-7)
OTS · ortho-toluenesulphonamide · o-toluenesulfonamide
2-HYDROXYPYRIDINE (72762-00-6, 37342-64-6, 142-08-5)
2-pyridinone · 2-pyridone · 2-hydroxypyridine sodium salt
2-Pyridone is an organic compound with the formula C 5H 4NH(O). It is a colourless solid. It is well known to form hydrogen bonded dimers and it is also a classic case of a compound that exists as tautomers.