Ethadione

Ethadione

Ethadione
Systematic (IUPAC) name
3-ethyl-5,5-dimethyl-1,3-oxazolidine-2,4-dione
Clinical data
Legal status
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Identifiers
CAS number  YesY
ATC code N03
PubChem
ChemSpider  YesY
UNII  YesY
KEGG  YesY
ChEMBL  YesY
Chemical data
Formula C7H11NO3 
Mol. mass 157.167 g/mol
 YesY   

Ethadione is an anticonvulsant medication in the oxazolidinedione family used mainly to treat seizures.[1]

References

  1. ^ Bergstrand, A.; Bergstrand, C. G.; Engstrom, N.; Herrlin, K. M. (1962). "Renal histology during treatment with oxazolidine-diones (trimethadione, ethadione, and paramethadione)". Pediatrics 30: 601–607.