Cinepazet

Cinepazet

Cinepazet is a vasodilator.

Synthesis

The synthesis of Cinepazet is carried out in two steps, starting with 3,4,5-Trimethoyxcinnamic acid reacting with SOCl2 (thionyl chloride). The product, 3,4,5-Trimethoxycinnamoyl chloride is then reacted with ethyl piperazinoacetate and pyridine.

Raynaud, G.; Pourias, B.; Fauran, F.; Turin, M.; 1977, U.S. Patent 4,029,650.