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Subject: Hydroxydione, Minaxolone, Alfaxalone, Fospropofol, Sigmodal
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
Clinical data
Legal status
Routes Intravenous
CAS number  N
ATC code None
ChemSpider  YesY
Synonyms 3α,21-dihydroxy-5α-pregnane-11,20-dione
Chemical data
Formula C21H32O4 
Mol. mass 348.476 g/mol

Alfadolone (INN), or alphadolone is a neuroactive steroid and general anesthetic.[1] Along with alfaxolone, as alfadolone acetate, it is one of the components of the anesthetic drug mixture althesin.[1]

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  1. ^ a b C.R. Ganellin; David J. Triggle (21 November 1996). Dictionary of Pharmacological Agents. CRC Press. pp. 1094–.  

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