Profadol

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Not to be confused with propanol, propofol, or propranolol.
Profadol
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Formula C14H21NO
Molar mass 219.32 g/mol

Profadol (CI-572) is an opioid analgesic which was developed in the 1960s by Parke-Davis.[1] It acts as a mixed agonist-antagonist of the μ-opioid receptor. The analgetic potency is about the same as of pethidine (meperidine), the antagonistic effect is 1/50 of nalorphine.[2]

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  1. ^ DE Patent 1303096
  2. ^ Eberhard Schröder, Clemens Rufer, Ralph Schmiechen, Arzneimittelchemie I, Georg Thieme Verlag 1976 ISBN 3-13-520601-7