Sulazepam

Sulazepam

Sulazepam
Systematic (IUPAC) name
7-Chloro-1-methyl-5-phenyl-1,3-dihydro- 2H- 1,4-benzodiazepine-2-thione
Clinical data
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Identifiers
CAS number  YesY
ATC code None
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Chemical data
Formula C16H13ClN2S 
Mol. mass 300.81 g/mol
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Sulazepam[1] is a benzodiazepine derivative. It is the thioamide derivative of diazepam. It is metabolised into diazepam, desmethyldiazepam and oxydiazepam. It has sedative, muscle relaxant, hypnotic, anticonvulsant and anxiolytic properties like those of other benzodiazepines.[2][3] It was never marketed.

References

  1. ^ US Patent 3141890
  2. ^ "sulazepam". psychotropics.dk. 2003. Retrieved 29 December 2008. 
  3. ^ Golovenko NIa, Zin'kovskii VG (September 1976). "(title in Russian)" [Analysis of the structure of the components of the convulsive action of corazole following administration of sulazepam and its metabolites to mice]. Biull Eksp Biol Med (in Russian) 82 (9): 1078–1081.