AGN-2979

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AGN-2979
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
3-(3-dimethylaminopropyl)-3-(3-methoxyphenyl)-4,4-dimethyl-piperidine-2,6-dione
Clinical data
Identifiers
53873-21-5 YesY 103353-87-3 (HCl)
PubChem CID 40914
ChemSpider 37360 YesY
Chemical data
Formula C19H28N2O3
332.44 g/mol
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AGN-2979 is a tryptophan hydroxylase inhibitor.[1] It shows antidepressant properties in rodent models of depression.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Gittos MW, Papp M. (2001). "Antidepressant-like action of AGN 2979, a tryptophan hydroxylase activation inhibitor, in a chronic mild stress model of depression in rats.". Eur Neuropsychopharmacol. 11 (5): 351–357. doi:10.1016/S0924-977X(01)00103-1. PMID 11597821.