Pitofenone

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Pitofenone
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Names
IUPAC name
Methyl 2-[4-(2-piperidin-1-ylethoxy)benzoyl]benzoate
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
ChemSpider
UNII
Properties
C22H25NO4
Molar mass 367.45 g·mol−1
Pharmacology
A03DA02 (WHO)
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Pitofenone is an antispasmodic.

Pitofenone is typically used in combination with fenpiverinium bromide, and metamizole sodium. Previously produced as Baralgin by Sanofi Aventis, the drug is currently sold in Eastern Europe under various trade names, including Spasmalgon (Actavis, Bulgaria), Revalgin (Shreya, India), Spasgan (Wockhardt, India), Bral (Micro Labs, India), and others.[1] It relieves pain and spasms of smooth muscles.[2]

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