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Brand Name Halotestin
Generic Name Fluoxymesterone


Distributer Pharmacia and Upjohn Company, Division of Pfizer Inc, NY, NY 10017. Revised May 2002. FDA Rev date: 4/6/1992
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Description

HALOTESTIN Tablets contain fluoxymesterone, an androgenic hormone.
Fluoxymesterone is a white or nearly white, odorless, crystalline powder, melting at or about 240°C, with some decomposition.It is practically insoluble in water, sparingly soluble in alcohol, and slightly soluble in chloroform.
The chemical name for fluoxymesterone is androst-4-en-3-one, 9-fluoro-11,17- dihydroxy-17-methyl-, (11β17β)-.The molecular formula is C20H29FO3 and the molecular weight 336.45.
The structural formula is represented below:

Halotestin® (fluoxymesterone) Structural Formula Illustration

Each HALOTESTIN (fluoxymesterone) tablet, for oral administration, contains 2 mg, 5 mg or 10 mg fluoxymesterone.Inactive ingredients: calcium stearate, corn starch, FD&C Yellow No.5, lactose, sorbic acid, sucrose, tragacanth.In addition, the 2 mg tablet contains FD&C Yellow No.6 and the 5 mg and 10 mg contain FD&C Blue No.2.


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ENGLISH (english)Androxyfluoxymesteronesynthetic androgenTablets
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