Narcobarbital

Narcobarbital

Narcobarbital
Systematic (IUPAC) name
5-(2-bromoprop-2-en-1-yl)-5-isopropyl-1-methylpyrimidine-2,4,6(1H,3H,5H)-trione
Clinical data
Legal status
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Identifiers
CAS number  YesY
ATC code N01
PubChem
ChemSpider  YesY
KEGG  YesY
ChEMBL  YesY
Chemical data
Formula C11H15BrN2O3 
Mol. mass 303.152 g/mol
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Narcobarbital (Pronarcon) is a barbiturate derivative developed by Riedel de Hean in the 1930s.[1] It is an N-methylated derivative of propallylonal and has similar sedative effects. It is still used in veterinary medicine for inducing surgical anaesthesia.

References

  1. ^ US Patent 2080071