Cinanserin

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Cinanserin
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
(2E)-N-(2-{[3-(dimethylamino)propyl]thio}phenyl)-3-phenylacrylamide
Clinical data
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Identifiers
CAS number 1166-34-3
ATC code None
PubChem CID 5475158
ChemSpider 4584027
UNII KI6J9OY7A3 YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL18786
Chemical data
Formula C20H24N2OS 
Molecular mass 340.482 g/mol
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Cinanserin (INN) is a 5-HT2A and 5-HT2C receptor antagonist which was discovered in the 1960s.[1]

The preparation is effective against an atypical pneumonia (SARS).[2]

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  1. ^ Neuman RS, Zebrowska G (December 1992). "Serotonin (5-HT2) receptor mediated enhancement of cortical unit activity". Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology 70 (12): 1604–9. doi:10.1139/y92-230. PMID 1301238. 
  2. ^ http://jvi.asm.org/cgi/content/abstract/79/11/7095