Spirobarbital

Spirobarbital

Spirobarbital
Systematic (IUPAC) name
1-ethyl-2,4-dimethyl-7,9-diazaspiro[4.5]decane-6,8,10-trione
Identifiers
CAS Registry Number  YesY
ATC code None
UNII  YesY
Synonyms 5-spiro-(2'-ethyl-3'-5'-dimethyl-cyclopentyl)barbituric acid
Chemical data
Formula C12H18N2O3
Molecular mass 238.282 g/mol
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Spirobarbital is a barbiturate derivative developed by Eli Lilly in the 1940s.[1] It has hypnotic and sedative effects, and has a moderate potential for abuse.[2]

References

  1. ^ US Patent 2561688
  2. ^ Isbell H, Chrusciel TS. Dependence Liability of Non-Narcotic Drugs. Bulletin of the World Health Organisation 1970; 43: Supplement.