Codoxime

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Codoxime
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Synonyms Codoxime
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ECHA InfoCard 100.027.660
Chemical and physical data
Formula C20H24N2O5
Molar mass 372.415 g/mol
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Codoxime (Codossima) is an opiate analogue that is a derivative of hydrocodone, where the 6-ketone group has been replaced by carboxymethyloxime. It has primarily antitussive effects[1] and was found to have moderate potential to cause dependence in animal studies.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jack Fishman. Morphinone and Codeinone Derivatives. US Patent 3153042
  2. ^ Jasinski DR, Martin WR. Assessment of the dependence-producing properties of dihydrocodeinone and codoxime. Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 1967 Mar-Apr;8(2):266-70. PMID 6021586