|Systematic (IUPAC) name|
|methyl (1R,2R,3S,5S)-3-(2-hydroxybenzoyloxy)-8-methyl-8-azabicyclo[3.2.1] octane-2-carboxylate|
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Salicylmethylecgonine, (2'-Hydroxycocaine) is a tropane derivative drug which is both a synthetic analogue and a possible active metabolite of cocaine. Its potency in vitro is around 10x that of cocaine, although it is only around three times more potent than cocaine when administered to mice.
- Singh S, Basmadjian GP, Avor K, Pouw B, Seale TW. A convenient synthesis of 2'- or 4'-hydroxycocaine. Synthetic Communications. 1997;27(22):4003-4012.
- el-Moselhy TF, Avor KS, Basmadjian GP. 2'-substituted analogs of cocaine: synthesis and dopamine transporter binding potencies. Archiv der Pharmazie (Weinheim). 2001 Sep;334(8-9):275-8. PMID 11688137
- Seale TW, Avor K, Singh S, Hall N, Chan HM, Basmadjian GP. 2'-Substitution of cocaine selectively enhances dopamine and norepinephrine transporter binding. Neuroreport. 10 November 1997;8(16):3571-5. PMID 9427328
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