Acotiamide

Acotiamide

Acotiamide
Systematic (IUPAC) name
N-{2-[Bis(1-methylethyl)amino]ethyl}-2-{[(2-hydroxy-4,5-dimethoxyphenyl)carbonyl]amino}-1,3-thiazole-4-carboxamide
Clinical data
Legal status
  • Uncontrolled
Routes Oral
Identifiers
CAS number  N
ATC code None
PubChem
ChemSpider  YesY
UNII  YesY
ChEMBL  N
Chemical data
Formula C21H30N4O5S 
Mol. mass 450.55 g/mol
 N   

Acotiamide (YM-443, Z-338) is a drug approved in Japan for the treatment of postprandial fullness, upper abdominal bloating, and early satiation due to functional dyspepsia.[1] It acts as an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor.

References

  1. ^ Matsueda K, Hongo M, Tack J, Aoki H, Saito Y, Kato H (January 2010). "Clinical trial: dose-dependent therapeutic efficacy of acotiamide hydrochloride (Z-338) in patients with functional dyspepsia - 100 mg t.i.d. is an optimal dosage". Neurogastroenterology and Motility : the Official Journal of the European Gastrointestinal Motility Society 22 (6): 618–e173.