Dupracetam

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Dupracetam
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
2-(2-oxopyrrolidin-1-yl)-N'-[2-(2-oxopyrrolidin-1-yl)acetyl]acetohydrazide
Clinical data
Legal status
  • Unscheduled
Identifiers
CAS Registry Number 59776-90-8 YesY
ATC code None
PubChem CID: 68793
ChemSpider 62033 N
UNII BVM2UGN450 YesY
Chemical data
Formula C12H18N4O4
Molecular mass 282.296 g/mol
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Dupracetam is a nootropic drug from the racetam family.[1][2]

One of its metabolites, 1-Methylhydantoin, displays renal toxicity in high doses. [3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Dell HD, Jacobi H, Kamp R, Kurz J, Wünsche C (August 1981). "[1-Methylhydantoin, an unexpected metabolite of the intelligence-affecting substance dupracetam (author's transl)]". Archiv Der Pharmazie (in German) 314 (8): 697–702. PMID 7294979. 
  2. ^ Hall ED, Von Voigtlander PF (November 1987). "Facilitatory effects of piracetam on excitability of motor nerve terminals and neuromuscular transmission". Neuropharmacology 26 (11): 1573–9. doi:10.1016/0028-3908(87)90003-7. PMID 2829047. 
  3. ^ Yang, B.; Liu, D.; Li, C.; Liu, F.; Peng, Y.; Jiang, Y. (2007). "1-Methylhydantoin Cytotoxicity on Renal Proximal Tubular Cells in Vitro". Renal Failure 29 (8): 1025–1029. doi:10.1080/08860220701641272. PMID 18067051.  edit