Pivalylbenzhydrazine

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Pivalylbenzhydrazine
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
N'-benzyl-2,2-dimethyl-propanehydrazide
Clinical data
Legal status Prescription only
Routes Oral
Identifiers
CAS number 306-19-4 YesY
ATC code None
PubChem CID 9375
ChemSpider 9007 YesY
Synonyms Angorvid, Betamezid, Neomarsilid, Pivazide, Pivhydrazine
Chemical data
Formula C12H18N2O 
Mol. mass 206.28 g/mol
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Pivalylbenzhydrazine (trade name Tersavid), also known as pivazide or pivhydrazine, is an irreversible and nonselective monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) of the hydrazine chemical class that was previously used as an antidepressant in the 1960s, but has since been discontinued.[1][2][3]

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  1. ^ Herman, ZS; Sokola, A; Lenartowicz, H; Zieliński, M; Depta, L (May–June 1976). "The influence of antidepressive drugs on the level of acetylcholine and on the acetylcholinesterase activity in the brain of rats". Polish Journal of Pharmacology and Pharmacy 28 (4): 313–321. ISSN 0301-0244. OCLC 1586290. PMID 981020. 
  2. ^ Bolton, GC; Griffiths, LA (November–December 1979). "The metabolic disposition of [14C]pivhydrazine, [14C]mebanazine, and [14C]benzylhydrazine in the rat". Drug Metabolism and Disposition: the Biological Fate of Chemicals 7 (6): 388–392. ISSN 0090-9556. OCLC 1784380. PMID 43225. Retrieved 2011-09-15. 
  3. ^ Mikhaĭlova, TV; Gilev, AP; Khavronina-Gureeva, ZP (1969). "[Central effects of betamezide]". Farmakologii︠a︡ i toksikologii︠a︡. (in Russian) 32 (6): 652–656. ISSN 0014-8318. OCLC 1568906. PMID 5381593.