Vinylbital

Vinylbital

Vinylbital
Systematic (IUPAC) name
5-(1-methylbutyl)-5-vinylpyrimidine-2,4,6(1H,3H,5H)-trione
Clinical data
Legal status
  • Schedule IV
Routes Oral
Pharmacokinetic data
Metabolism Hepatic
Excretion Renal
Identifiers
CAS number  N
ATC code N05
PubChem
ChemSpider  YesY
UNII  YesY
KEGG  YesY
Chemical data
Formula C11H16N2O3 
Mol. mass 224.256 g/mol
 N   

Vinylbital, also known as butylvinal, is a sedative hypnotic drug which is a barbiturate derivative.[1] It was developed by Aktieboleget Pharmacia in the 1950s.[2]

References

  1. ^ Breimer, D. D.; De Boer, A. G. (1976). "Pharmacokinetics and relative bioavailability of vinylbital in man after oral and rectal administration". Arzneimittel-Forschung 26 (3): 448–454.  
  2. ^ US Patent 2868790