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Substance Name: Edrophonium
RN: 312-48-1
UNII: 70FP3JLY7N
InChIKey: VWLHWLSRQJQWRG-UHFFFAOYSA-O

Note

  • A rapid-onset, short-acting cholinesterase inhibitor used in cardiac arrhythmias and in the diagnosis of myasthenia gravis. It has also been used as an antidote to curare principles.

Molecular Formula

  • C10-H16-N-O

Molecular Weight

  • 166.2424
 

Classification Codes

  • Antidotes
  • Cholinergic Agents
  • Cholinesterase Inhibitors
  • Enzyme Inhibitors
  • Neurotransmitter Agents
  • Protective Agents

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Edrophonium

MeSH Heading

  • Edrophonium

Synonyms

  • Edrophonium
  • Edrophonum
  • UNII-70FP3JLY7N

Systematic Name

  • Benzenaminium, N-ethyl-3-hydroxy-N,N-dimethyl-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 312-48-1

FDA UNII

  • 70FP3JLY7N

Related Registry Number

  • 116-38-1 (cloride)

System Generated Number

  • 0000312481

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C10H15NO/c1-4-11(2,3)9-6-5-7-10(12)8-9/h5-8H,4H2,1-3H3/p+1

InChIKey

VWLHWLSRQJQWRG-UHFFFAOYSA-O

Smiles

CC[N+](C)(C)c1cccc(O)c1