Phensuximide

Phensuximide

Template:Drugbox Phensuximide is an anticonvulsant in the succinimide class.

Chemistry

Phensuximide, 1-methyl-3-phenylpyrrolidine-2,5-dione is synthesized by the reaction of phenylsuccinic acid or its anhydride with methylamine.

  • C.A. Miller, L.M. Long, U.S. Patent 2,643,258 (1953).
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