Eclanamine

Eclanamine

Eclanamine
Systematic (IUPAC) name
N-(3,4-dichlorophenyl)-N-[(1R,2R)-2-(dimethylamino)cyclopentyl]propanamide
Clinical data
Legal status
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Identifiers
CAS number
67450-45-7 (maleate)
ATC code None
PubChem
ChemSpider
UNII  YesY
Chemical data
Formula C16H22Cl2N2O 
Mol. mass 329.26 g/mol

Eclanamine (U-48,753) is a drug which was patented as an antidepressant, but was never marketed.[1] It acts by inhibiting the reuptake of serotonin and norepinephrine.[2] Eclanamine was discovered by accident as a derivative of the κ-opioid receptor agonist U-50,488.[2]

See also

References

  1. ^ David J. Triggle (1997). Dictionary of pharmacological agents. London: Chapman & Hall.  
  2. ^ a b Progress in Medicinal Chemistry : Volume 29. Elsevier Science Pub Co. 1992.