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Substance Name: Valnoctamide [USAN:INN]
RN: 4171-13-5
UNII: 3O25NRX9YG
InChIKey: QRCJOCOSPZMDJY-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Classification Codes

  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent
  • Reproductive Effect
  • Tranquilizer

Molecular Formula

  • C8-H17-N-O

Molecular Weight

  • 143.2283
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Valnoctamide
  • Valnoctamide [USAN:INN]

Synonyms

  • 2-Ethyl-3-methylvaleramide
  • 3-02-00-00812 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • alpha-Ethyl-beta-methyl-valeramide
  • Amid kyseliny 2-ethyl-3-methylvalerove
  • Amid kyseliny 2-ethyl-3-methylvalerove [Czech]
  • Axiquel
  • BRN 1749434
  • EINECS 224-033-7
  • Ethylmethyl valeramide
  • McN-X-181
  • MI 181
  • Nirvanil
  • NSC 32363
  • NSC 34092
  • NSC-32363
  • Pentanamide, 2-ethyl-3-methyl-
  • UNII-3O25NRX9YG
  • Valmetamide
  • Valmethamide
  • Valnoctamida
  • Valnoctamida [INN-Spanish]
  • Valnoctamide
  • Valnoctamidum
  • Valnoctamidum [INN-Latin]
  • Valoctamidum

Systematic Names

  • Pentanamide, 2-ethyl-3-methyl-
  • Valeramide, 2-ethyl-3-methyl-
  • Valnoctamide

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 4171-13-5

FDA UNII

  • 3O25NRX9YG

System Generated Number

  • 0004171135

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C8H17NO/c1-4-6(3)7(5-2)8(9)10/h6-7H,4-5H2,1-3H3,(H2,9,10)

InChIKey

QRCJOCOSPZMDJY-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

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

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 540mg/kg (540mg/kg)   "Psychotropic Drugs and Related Compounds," 2nd ed., Usdin, E., and D.H. Efron, Washington, DC, 1972Vol. -, Pg. 429, 1972.
mouse LD50 oral 999mg/kg (999mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: ALTERED SLEEP TIME (INCLUDING CHANGE IN RIGHTING REFLEX)

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA
Nippon Yakurigaku Zasshi. Japanese Journal of Pharmacology. Vol. 62, Pg. 404, 1966.
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 580mg/kg (580mg/kg)   "Psychotropic Drugs and Related Compounds," 2nd ed., Usdin, E., and D.H. Efron, Washington, DC, 1972Vol. -, Pg. 429, 1972.
rat LD50 oral 760mg/kg (760mg/kg)   "Psychotropic Drugs and Related Compounds," 2nd ed., Usdin, E., and D.H. Efron, Washington, DC, 1972Vol. -, Pg. 429, 1972.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 113.75 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 1.640 (none)   EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 1.88E-11 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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