Naftopidil

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Naftopidil
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
1-[4-(2-methoxyphenyl)piperazin-1-yl]-3-(1-naphthyloxy)propan-2-ol
Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.com International Drug Names
Legal status Prescription only
Routes Oral
Identifiers
CAS number 57149-07-2 YesY
ATC code None
PubChem CID 4418
ChemSpider 4265 N
UNII R9PHW59SFN YesY
Chemical data
Formula C24H28N2O3 
Mol. mass 392.49 g/mol
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Naftopidil (INN, marketed under the brand name Flivas) is an antihypertensive drug which acts as a selective α1-adrenergic receptor antagonist or alpha blocker.[1]

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  1. ^ Sakai H, Igawa T, Onita T, Furukawa M, Hakariya T, Hayashi M, Matsuya F, Shida Y, Nishimura N, Yogi Y, Tsurusaki T, Takehara K, Nomata K, Shiraishi K, Shono T, Aoki D, Kanetake H. (2011). "Efficacy of naftopidil in patients with overactive bladder associated with benign prostatic hyperplasia: prospective randomized controlled study to compare differences in efficacy between morning and evening medication". Hinyokika Kiyo. 57 (1): 7–13. PMID 21304253.