Dexetimide

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Dexetimide
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Formula C23H26N2O2
Molar mass 362.465 g/mol
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Dexetimide (brand name Tremblex) is a piperidine anticholinergic. It is a muscarinic antagonist that is used to treat drug induced parkinsonism. Dexetimide was discovered at Janssen Pharmaceutica in 1968.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dom, R.; Van Lommel, R.; Baro, F. (1971). "A quantitative study of neuroleptic-induced extrapyramidal symptoms and their response to dexetimide, a potent and long-acting antiparkinsonian agent". Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica. 47 (4): 399–410. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0447.1971.tb03697.x. PMID 4947805. 
  2. ^ Huygens, H.; Vereecken, J. L.; Tanghe, A. (1973). "Dexetimide (R 16470) in the control of neuroleptic-induced extrapyramidal side-effects. Its prophylactic value and duration of action". Psychiatria, neurologia, neurochirurgia. 76 (4): 251–259. PMID 4581374.