Thiethylperazine

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Thiethylperazine
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Clinical data
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Pharmacokinetic data
Protein binding60%
Identifiers
  • 2-(ethylthio)-10-[3-(4-methylpiperazin-1-yl)propyl]-10H-phenothiazine
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ECHA InfoCard100.014.381 Edit this at Wikidata
Chemical and physical data
FormulaC22H29N3S2
Molar mass399.62 g·mol−1
3D model (JSmol)
  • S(c2cc1N(c3c(Sc1cc2)cccc3)CCCN4CCN(C)CC4)CC
  • InChI=1S/C22H29N3S2/c1-3-26-18-9-10-22-20(17-18)25(19-7-4-5-8-21(19)27-22)12-6-11-24-15-13-23(2)14-16-24/h4-5,7-10,17H,3,6,11-16H2,1-2H3 checkY
  • Key:XCTYLCDETUVOIP-UHFFFAOYSA-N checkY
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Thiethylperazine (Torecan) is an antiemetic of the phenothiazine class. Though it was never licensed or used as an antipsychotic, it may have such effects.

Thiethylperazine activates the transport protein ABCC1 that clears beta-amyloid from brains of mice.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Krohn M, Lange C, Hofrichter J, Scheffler K, Stenzel J, Steffen J, et al. (October 2011). "Cerebral amyloid-β proteostasis is regulated by the membrane transport protein ABCC1 in mice". The Journal of Clinical Investigation. 121 (10): 3924–31. doi:10.1172/JCI57867. PMC 3195473. PMID 21881209. Lay summaryScience Daily.