Octodrine

Octodrine
Systematic (IUPAC) name
6-methylheptan-2-amine
Clinical data
Pregnancy cat.  ?
Legal status  ?
Identifiers
CAS number 543-82-8 YesY
ATC code None
PubChem CID 10982
UNII 3GQ9E911BI YesY
Chemical data
Formula C8H19N 
Mol. mass 129.24 g/mol
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Octodrine is a stimulant drug whose pharmacology was briefly studied in the early 1950s.[1] A platinum complex form of the molecule was also investigated as a possible anti-tumor drug.[2]

References

  1. ^ Semenza, F. Contribution to the pharmacological study of 2-methyl-6-aminoheptane. Bollettino della Società italiana di biologia sperimentale. 1951;27(3 bis):354–7. PMID 14858666.
  2. ^ Craciunescu DG. Structure-antitumour activity relationships for new platinum complexes. Chem Biol Interact. 1982;42(2):153–64. doi:10.1016/0009-2797(82)90129-6. PMID 6891293.