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Substance Name: Pregabalin [USAN:INN:BAN:JAN]
RN: 148553-50-8
UNII: 55JG375S6M
InChIKey: AYXYPKUFHZROOJ-ZETCQYMHSA-N

Note

  • A gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) derivative that functions as a CALCIUM CHANNEL BLOCKER and is used as an ANTICONVULSANT as well as an ANTI-ANXIETY AGENT. It is also used as an ANALGESIC in the treatment of NEUROPATHIC PAIN and FIBROMYALGIA.

Molecular Formula

  • C8-H17-N-O2

Molecular Weight

  • 159.227
 

Classification Codes

  • Analgesics
  • Anti-Anxiety Agents
  • Anticonvulsant
  • Anticonvulsants
  • Calcium Channel Blockers
  • Cardiovascular Agents
  • Central Nervous System Agents
  • Central Nervous System Depressants
  • Membrane Transport Modulators
  • Peripheral Nervous System Agents
  • Psychotropic Drugs
  • Sensory System Agents
  • Tranquilizing Agents

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Pregabalin
  • Pregabalin [USAN:INN:BAN:JAN]

MeSH Heading

  • Pregabalin

Synonyms

  • (R-)-3-Isobutyl GABA
  • (S)-3-(Aminomethyl)-5-methylhexanoic acid
  • 3-Isobutyl GABA
  • CI 1008
  • CI-1008
  • Hexanoic acid, 3-(aminomethyl)-5-methyl-, (S)-
  • HSDB 7530
  • Lyrica
  • PD 144723
  • Pregabalin
  • UNII-55JG375S6M

Systematic Name

  • Hexanoic acid, 3-(aminomethyl)-5-methyl-, (3S)-

Superlist Name

  • DEA No. 2782

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 148553-50-8

FDA UNII

  • 55JG375S6M

System Generated Number

  • 0148553508

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C8H17NO2/c1-6(2)3-7(5-9)4-8(10)11/h6-7H,3-5,9H2,1-2H3,(H,10,11)/t7-/m0/s1

InChIKey

AYXYPKUFHZROOJ-ZETCQYMHSA-N

Smiles

C([C@@H](CC(C)C)CC(O)=O)N