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Substance Name: Dexmedetomidine [USAN:INN:BAN]
RN: 113775-47-6
UNII: 67VB76HONO
InChIKey: CUHVIMMYOGQXCV-NSHDSACASA-N

Note

  • A imidazole derivative that is an agonist of ADRENERGIC ALPHA-2 RECEPTORS. It is closely-related to MEDETOMIDINE, which is the racemic form of this compound.

Molecular Formula

  • C13-H16-N2

Molecular Weight

  • 200.2834
 

Classification Codes

  • Adrenergic Agents
  • Adrenergic Agonists
  • Adrenergic alpha-2 Receptor Agonists
  • Adrenergic alpha-Agonists
  • Analgesics
  • Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
  • Antiviral (COVID-19)
  • Central Nervous System Agents
  • Central Nervous System Depressants
  • Hypnotics and Sedatives
  • Neurotransmitter Agents
  • Peripheral Nervous System Agents
  • Sensory System Agents
  • Tranquilizer

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Dexmedetomidine [USAN:INN:BAN]

MeSH Heading

  • Dexmedetomidine

Synonyms

  • (+)-4-((S)-alpha,2,3-Trimethylbenzyl)imidazole
  • 1H-Imidazole, 4-(1-(2,3-dimethylphenyl)ethyl)-, (R)-
  • Dexmedetomidina
  • Dexmedetomidina [INN-Spanish]
  • Dexmedetomidine
  • Dexmedetomidinum
  • Dexmedetomidinum [INN-Latin]
  • MPV 1440
  • MPV-1440
  • Precedex
  • TPU 006
  • UNII-67VB76HONO

Systematic Name

  • 1H-Imidazole, 4-(1-(2,3-dimethylphenyl)ethyl)-, (R)-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 113775-47-6

FDA UNII

  • 67VB76HONO

System Generated Number

  • 0113775476

Structure Descriptors

InChI

InChI=1S/C13H16N2/c1-9-5-4-6-12(10(9)2)11(3)13-7-14-8-15-13/h4-8,11H,1-3H3,(H,14,15)/t11-/m0/s1

InChIKey

CUHVIMMYOGQXCV-NSHDSACASA-N

Smiles

C[C@H](c1c[nH]cn1)c2cccc(C)c2C