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Estrone (Estrogenic)

Also known as Aquest, Estragyn 5, Estrogenic, Kestrone 5, Wehgen V, Primestrin, Estro-A, and Estra Aq

Estrone (E1, and also oestrone) is an estrogenic hormone secreted by the ovary as well as adipose tissue with the chemical name of 3-hydroxyestra-1,3,5(10)-triene-17-one and athechemical formula C18H22O2. Estrone is an odorless, solid crystalline powder, white in color with a melting point of 254.5 °C and a specific gravity of 1.23. Estrone is one of several natural estrogens, which also include estriol and estradiol. Estrone is the least abundant of the three hormones; estradiol is present almost always in the reproductive female body, and estriol is abundant primarily during pregnancy.

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What is it prescribed for?

Patients are most commonly prescribed estrone to treat pick disease, rabies, west nile virus, and blastomycosis.

What drug interactions are known?

Do not take estrone if you are taking any of the following:

Critical Interactions

Significant Interactions

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