Atipamezole

Atipamezole

Atipamezole
Systematic (IUPAC) name
4-(2-Ethyl-1,3-dihydroinden-2-yl)-3H-imidazole
Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.com
Legal status
  • Veterinary use only
Identifiers
CAS Registry Number  N
ATCvet code QV03
PubChem CID:
ChemSpider  YesY
UNII  YesY
KEGG  YesY
ChEMBL  YesY
Chemical data
Formula C14H16N2
Molecular mass 212.290 g/mol
 N   

Atipamezole (brand name Antisedan, Pfizer) is a synthetic α2 adrenergic receptor antagonist, indicated for the reversal of the sedative and analgesic effects of dexmedetomidine and medetomidine in dogs.[1] It has also been researched in humans as a potential anti-Parkinsonian drug.[2]

See also

References

  1. ^ Pfizer Animal Health ANTISEDAN Product Overview
  2. ^

External links

  • ANTISEDAN product information page (Pfizer Animal Health)