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Lynestrenol

Known as: Ethinylestrenol, 19-Norpregn-4-en-20-yn-17-ol, (17alpha)-, Linesterol 
A synthetic progestational hormone used often in mixtures with estrogens as an oral contraceptive.
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2010
2010
Transformation of lynestrenol (19-nor-17α-pregn-4-en-20-yn-17β-ol) (1) was carried out by incubation with Cunninghamella elegans… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Abstract Besides the natural progestin, progesterone, there are different classes of progestins, such as retroprogesterone (i.e… Expand
Review
2003
Review
2003
Besides the natural progestin, progesterone, there are different classes of progestins, such as retroprogesterone (i.e… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
BACKGROUND Uterine fibroids, smooth muscle tumours of the uterus, are found in at least 25 to 35% of women over the age of 35… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Endometriosis is thought to be an ovarian-dependent benign disease that affects up to 12% of women during their reproductive life… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Abstract. The etiology of the cyclical mood changes seen in the premenstrual syndrome is still unknown. A close relation to the… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
  • G. Cullberg
  • Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica…
  • 1985
  • Corpus ID: 35134599
Most progestogens in oral contraceptives are testosterone derivatives and have androgenic side effects such as weight increase… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
The volume of peritoneal fluid was measured after laparoscopic aspiration in 303 women. Contamination with blood was estimated at… Expand
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Abstract The effect of daily oral doses of lynestrenol on the ovarian function was investigated in nineteen rhesus monkeys. The… Expand
Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
Of 261 women who completed a self-rating scale for measuring depression, 168 were taking oral contraceptives and 93 were using… Expand