Glutarimide

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Glutarimide
Skeletal formula
Ball-and-stick model
Names
IUPAC name
piperidine-2,6-dione
Other names
2,6-diketopiperidine
Identifiers
1121-89-7
ChemSpider 63891
Jmol-3D images Image
PubChem 70726
Properties
C5H7NO2
Molar mass 113.11 g/mol
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Glutarimide is a chemical compound featuring a piperidine ring with two ketones attached next to the nitrogen. It is a structural component of cycloheximide, a very potent inhibitor of protein synthesis.

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