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Systematic (IUPAC) name
Clinical data
4528-51-2 YesY
PubChem CID 199605
ChemSpider 172774 N
Chemical data
Formula C13H17N
187.281 g/mol
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D-Deprenyl, also known as or dextro-N-propargyl-N-methylamphetamine, is an MAO-B inhibitor that metabolizes into D-amphetamine and D-methamphetamine, and therefore a norepinephrine-dopamine releasing agent. It is the opposite enantiomer of L-deprenyl (selegiline).

L-Deprenyl, also an MAO-B inhibitor, metabolizes to L-amphetamine and l-methamphetamine, which are both monoamine releasing agents. In contrast, D-deprenyl additionally has dopaminergic effects and has been found to be reinforcing in scientific research, whereas L-Deprenyl is not know to have any appreciable psychological reinforcement.[1][dubious ]

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