Dieticyclidine

Dieticyclidine

Dieticyclidine
Systematic (IUPAC) name
N,N-diethyl-1-phenylcyclohexan-1-amine
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Chemical data
Formula C16H25N 
Mol. mass 231.376
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Dieticyclidine (PCDE), or diethylphenylcyclohexylamine, is a psychoactive drug and research chemical of the arylcyclohexylamine chemical class related to phencyclidine (PCP) and eticyclidine (PCE). It acts as an NMDA receptor antagonist but has low potency and acts mainly as a prodrug for eticyclidine.[1][2]

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References

  1. ^ Cho, A. K.; Hiramatsu, M.; Schmitz, D. A.; Landaw, E. M.; Chang, A. S.; Ramamurthy S.; Jenden, D. J. (1993). "A Pharmacokinetic Study of Phenylcyclohexyldiethylamine. An Analog of Phencyclidine". Drug Metabolism and Disposition 21 (1): 125–132.  
  2. ^ Cho, A. K.; Hiramatsu, M.; Schmitz, D. A.; Vargas, H. M.; Landaw, E. M. (1993). "A Behavioral and Pharmacokinetic Study of the Actions of Phenylcyclohexyldiethylamine and its Active Metabolite, Phenylcyclohexylethylamine". The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics 264 (3): 1401–1405.