Rolziracetam

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Rolziracetam
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
dihydro-1H-pyrrolizine-3,5(2H,6H)-dione
Clinical data
Legal status
  • Unscheduled (US)
Routes Oral
Identifiers
CAS number 18356-28-0 N
ATC code None
PubChem CID 71893
ChemSpider 64906 YesY
UNII RES9I0LGG5 YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL51396 YesY
Synonyms 2,6,7,8-tetrahydro-1H-pyrrolizine-3,5-dione
Chemical data
Formula C7H9N2O2 
Molecular mass 139.152 g/mol
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Rolziracetam is a nootropic drug of the racetam family.

Rolziracetam was found to improve performance on a delayed-response task in aged rhesus monkeys. It has a wide margin of safety in animals and has been evaluated for use in cognitively impaired human subjects. [1]

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  1. ^ Butler DE, Leonard JD, Caprathe BW, L'Italien YJ, Pavia MR, Hershenson FM, Poschel PH, Marriott JG. Amnesia-reversal activity of a series of cyclic imides. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 1987 Mar;30(3):498-503.