WAY-629

WAY-629

WAY-629
Identifiers
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Properties
Molecular formula C15H18N2
Molar mass 226.32 g mol-1
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)


WAY-629 is a 5-HT2C agonist that reduces feeding behavior when administered to rats. It was used as a starting point for developing more potent and selective 5-HT2C agonists aimed at treating obesity.[1]

References

  1. ^ Sabb, AL (May 2004). "Cycloalkyl[b][1,4]benzodiazepinoindoles are agonists at the human 5-HT2C receptor". Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters 14 (10): 2603–7.