Systematic (IUPAC) name
Clinical data
Pregnancy cat.  ?
Legal status  ?
CAS number 2201-19-6
ATC code None
PubChem CID 604690
Chemical data
Formula C16H25N 
Mol. mass 231.376
SMILES eMolecules & PubChem
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Dieticyclidine (PCDE), or diethylphenylcyclohexylamine, is a psychoactive drug and research chemical of the arylcyclohexylamine chemical class related to phencyclidine (PCP) and eticyclidine (PCE). It acts as an NMDA receptor antagonist but has low potency and acts mainly as a prodrug for eticyclidine.[1][2]

See also


  1. ^ Cho AK, Hiramatsu M, Schmitz DA, Landaw EM, Chang AS, Ramamurthy S, Jenden DJ (1993). "A pharmacokinetic study of phenylcyclohexyldiethylamine. An analog of phencyclidine". Drug Metabolism and Disposition: the Biological Fate of Chemicals 21 (1): 125–32. PMID 8095205. 
  2. ^ Cho AK, Hiramatsu M, Schmitz DA, Vargas HM, Landaw EM (March 1993). "A behavioral and pharmacokinetic study of the actions of phenylcyclohexyldiethylamine and its active metabolite, phenylcyclohexylethylamine". The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics 264 (3): 1401–5. PMID 8450474.