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DMeOB structure.png
Systematic (IUPAC) name
Clinical data
Legal status
CAS number 40252-74-2 YesY
ATC code ?
PubChem CID 6891506
ChemSpider 5277863 N
Chemical data
Formula C16H16N2O2 
Mol. mass 268.310 g/mol
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DMeOB is a drug used in scientific research which acts as a negative allosteric modulator of the metabotropic glutamate receptor subtype mGluR5.[1]


  1. ^ O'Brien JA, Lemaire W, Chen TB, Chang RS, Jacobson MA, Ha SN, Lindsley CW, Schaffhauser HJ, Sur C, Pettibone DJ, Conn PJ, Williams DL (September 2003). "A family of highly selective allosteric modulators of the metabotropic glutamate receptor subtype 5". Molecular Pharmacology 64 (3): 731–40. doi:10.1124/mol.64.3.731. PMID 12920211.