Eclanamine

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Eclanamine
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
N-(3,4-dichlorophenyl)-N-[(1R,2R)-2-(dimethylamino)cyclopentyl]propanamide
Clinical data
Legal status ?
Identifiers
CAS number 71027-14-0
67450-45-7 (maleate)
ATC code None
PubChem CID 130380
ChemSpider 115358
UNII 5Y67H9W4KQ YesY
Chemical data
Formula C16H22Cl2N2O 
Mol. mass 329.26 g/mol

Eclanamine (U-48,753) is a drug which was patented as an antidepressant, but was never marketed.[1] It acts by inhibiting the reuptake of serotonin and norepinephrine.[2] Eclanamine was discovered by accident as a derivative of the κ-opioid receptor agonist U-50,488.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ David J. Triggle (1997). Dictionary of pharmacological agents. London: Chapman & Hall. ISBN 0-412-46630-9. 
  2. ^ a b Progress in Medicinal Chemistry : Volume 29. Elsevier Science Pub Co. 1992. ISBN 0-444-89472-1.