Nalorphine dinicotinate

Nalorphine dinicotinate

Nalorphine dinicotinate
Systematic (IUPAC) name
(5α,6α)-17-allyl-7,8-didehydro-4,5-epoxymorphinan-3,6-diyl dinicotinate
Clinical data
Legal status
  • Prescription only
Identifiers
CAS number
ATC code None
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Chemical data
Formula C31H27N3O5 
Mol. mass 521.563 g/mol

Nalorphine dinicotinate (Nimelan), or N-allylnormorphine dinicotinate, also known as niconalorphine, is a semisynthetic, mixed opioid agonist-antagonist used as a narcotic antagonist.[1][2]

It is the 3,6-dinicotinate ester of nalorphine, and therefore the nalorphine analogue of nicomorphine.

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References

  1. ^ F.. Macdonald (1997). Dictionary of Pharmacological Agents. CRC Press. p. 1395.  
  2. ^ Lemuel B. Wingard (1991). Human pharmacology: molecular-to-clinical. Mosby-Year Book.