Isonipecotic acid
Skeletal formula of isonipecotic acid
Ball-and-stick model
Names
IUPAC name
4-Piperidinecarboxylic acid
Identifiers
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ChEMBL  N
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PubChem
Properties
C6H11NO2
Molar mass 129.16 g/mol
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Isonipecotic acid is a heterocyclic compound which acts as a GABAA receptor partial agonist.[1]

It consists of a piperidine ring with a carboxylic acid moiety in the iso position (and as such is also known as "4-piperidinecarboxylic acid").

References

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