Mephenoxalone

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Mephenoxalone
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Clinical data
Trade names Dorsiflex, Moderamin, Control-OM
AHFS/Drugs.com International Drug Names
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ChEMBL
ECHA InfoCard 100.000.658
Chemical and physical data
Formula C11H13NO4
Molar mass 223.225 g/mol
3D model (JSmol)
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Mephenoxalone (trade names Dorsiflex, Moderamin, Control-OM) is a muscle relaxant[1] and mild anxiolytic.[2] It inhibits neuron transmission, relaxing skeletal muscles by inhibiting the reflex arc.[citation needed] As the effect of muscle relaxation, mephenoxalone affects mental condition, and is also a treatment for nervousness and anxiety.

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  1. ^ Magnenat, M. (1961). "The utilization in psychotherapy of a tensiolytic agent with muscle relaxant effect, Control OM (mephenoxalone), alone or associated with thymoleptics". Therapeutische Umschau. Revue therapeutique. 18: 516–520. PMID 14468333. 
  2. ^ MIMS: Mephenoxalone