Carperidine

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Carperidine
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
ethyl 1-(3-amino-3-oxopropyl)-4-phenylpiperidine-4-carboxylate
Clinical data
Legal status ?
Identifiers
CAS number 7528-13-4
ATC code None
PubChem CID 24149
ChemSpider 22571 YesY
UNII LZ6E4G9827 YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL2104584
Synonyms Carperidine
Chemical data
Formula C17H24N2O3 
Mol. mass 304.38 g/mol
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Carperidine is a 4-phenylpiperidine derivative that is related to the opioid analgesic drug pethidine (meperidine).

Carperidine is not currently used in medicine. Presumably it has similar effects to other opioid derivatives, such as analgesia, sedation, nausea and respiratory depression,[citation needed] however unlike most opioid derivatives it is not specifically listed as an illegal drug, although it is on the drugs and poisons lists of some countries, and would probably be regarded as a controlled substance analogue of pethidine on the grounds of its related chemical structure in some jurisdictions such as the USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.

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