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Cianopramine (INN) (developmental code name Ro 11-2465), also known as 3-cyanoimipramine, is a tricyclic antidepressant related to imipramine that acts as a serotonin reuptake inhibitor[1] and weak serotonin receptor antagonist.[2][3] It was investigated for the treatment of depression but was never marketed.[3]

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  1. ^ Kenny M, Lenehan TJ, Lambe R, Darragh A, Brick I, Omer LM. "Effects of a single oral dose of 3-cyano-imipramine on serotonin uptake and content of platelets in healthy volunteers". Psychopharmacology. 79 (4): 304–7. doi:10.1007/bf00433406. PMID 6407042.
  2. ^ Pawłowski L, Kwiatek H, Górka Z. "Is Ro 11-2465 (cyan-imipramine) an antagonist of postsynaptic serotonin receptors?". Journal of Neural Transmission. 52 (1–2): 61–72. PMID 7288439.
  3. ^ a b Elks J (14 November 2014). The Dictionary of Drugs: Chemical Data: Chemical Data, Structures and Bibliographies. Springer. pp. 270–. ISBN 978-1-4757-2085-3.