Metralindole

Metralindole

Metralindole
Systematic (IUPAC) name
2,4,5,6-tetrahydro-9-methoxy-4-methyl-1H-3,4,6a-triazafluoranthene
Clinical data
Legal status
  • Prescription only
Routes Oral
Identifiers
CAS number
ATC code None
PubChem
ChemSpider
UNII  YesY
Chemical data
Formula C15H17N3O 
Mol. mass 255.32 g/mol

Metralindole (Inkazan) is a reversible inhibitor of monoamine oxidase A (RIMA) which was investigated in Russia as a potential antidepressant.[1] It is structurally and pharmacologically related to pirlindole.

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References

  1. ^ Andreeva NI, Golovina SM, Faermark MF, Shvarts GIa, Mashkovskiĭ MD (1991). "[The comparative influence of pyrazidol, inkazan and other antidepressant monoamine oxidase inhibitors on the pressor effect of tyramine]". Farmakologiia I Toksikologiia (in Russian) 54 (2): 38–40.