Metheptazine

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Metheptazine
Metheptazine.svg
Systematic (IUPAC) name
methyl 1,2-dimethyl-4-phenylazepane-4-carboxylate
Clinical data
Identifiers
469-78-3 N
None
PubChem CID 3047717
ChemSpider 2310051 YesY
UNII 93X4R66P5A YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL2104520 N
Synonyms Metheptazine
Chemical data
Formula C16H23NO2
261.36 g/mol
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Metheptazine is an opioid analgesic from the phenazepine family. It was developed by American Home Products in the 1950s.[1]

Metheptazine produces similar effects to other opioids, including analgesia, sedation, dizziness and nausea.

References[edit]

  1. ^ US Patent 2740777 PROCESS FOR THE PREPARATION OF HEXAHYDRO-1,3-DIMETHYL- 4-PHENYLAZEPINE-4-CARBOXYLIC ACID, ETHYL ESTER