Cimoxatone

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Cimoxatone
Cimoxatone structure.svg
Systematic (IUPAC) name
3-[[4-[5-(methoxymethyl)-2-oxo-oxazolidin-3-yl]phenoxy]methyl]benzonitrile
Clinical data
Legal status ?
Identifiers
CAS number 73815-11-9 YesY
ATC code None
PubChem CID 52542
ChemSpider 47493 YesY
UNII V6FT1QJ7VL YesY
KEGG D02581 YesY
Chemical data
Formula C19H18N2O4 
Mol. mass 338.36 g/mol
 YesY (what is this?)  (verify)

Cimoxatone is a reversible inhibitor of MAO-A (RIMA).[1] It has a significant food interaction–related adverse effect in combination with tyramine.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nair NP, Ahmed SK, Kin NM, West TE (1995). "Reversible and selective inhibitors of monoamine oxidase A in the treatment of depressed elderly patients". Acta Psychiatr Scand Suppl 386: 28–35. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0447.1995.tb05921.x. PMID 7717092. 
  2. ^ Nair NP, Ahmed SK, Kin NM (November 1993). "Biochemistry and pharmacology of reversible inhibitors of MAO-A agents: focus on moclobemide". J Psychiatry Neurosci 18 (5): 214–25. PMC 1188542. PMID 7905288.