Novel antioestrogens without partial agonist activity.

The oestrogenic and antioestrogenic properties of some novel 7 alpha-alkyl amide derivatives of 17 beta-oestradiol have been measured in rats and mice. The compound ICI 164384 was devoid of oestrogenic activity in the uterus and vagina of both species and on the hypothalamic-pituitary axis of the rat. ICI 164384 blocked completely the uterotrophic action of… (More)