Melperone

Melperone
Systematic (IUPAC) name
1-(4-fluorophenyl)-4-(4-methyl-1-piperidyl)butan-1-one
Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.com International Drug Names
Pregnancy cat.  ?
Legal status  ?
Routes Oral, intramuscular injection
Pharmacokinetic data
Metabolism Hepatic (inhibits CYP2D6[1])
Half-life 3–4 hours (oral)
6 hours (IM)
Identifiers
CAS number 3575-80-2 YesY
ATC code N05AD03
PubChem CID 15387
ChemSpider 14646 YesY
UNII J8WA3K39B7 YesY
KEGG D07309 YesY
Chemical data
Formula C16H22FNO 
Mol. mass 263.35 g/mol
SMILES eMolecules & PubChem
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Melperone (Buronil, Burnil, Eunerpan) is an atypical antipsychotic of the butyrophenone chemical class.

References

  1. ^ Grözinger M, Dragicevic A, Hiemke C, Shams M, Müller MJ, Härtter S (2003). "Melperone is an inhibitor of the CYP2D6 catalyzed O-demethylation of venlafaxine". Pharmacopsychiatry 36 (1): 3–6. doi:10.1055/s-2003-38084. PMID 12649767. 

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