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Substance Name: Modafinil [USAN:USP:INN:BAN]
RN: 68693-11-8
UNII: R3UK8X3U3D
InChIKey: YFGHCGITMMYXAQ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • Metabolite of adrafinyl; armodafinil is the (R)-isomer.

Molecular Formula

  • C15-H15-N-O2-S

Molecular Weight

  • 273.354
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Analeptic (Treatment of Narcolepsy and Hypersomnia)
  • Central Nervous System Agents
  • Central Nervous System Stimulants
  • Cytochrome P-450 CYP3A Inducers
  • Metabolic Side Effects of Drugs and Substances
  • Neuroprotective Agents
  • Protective Agents
  • Wakefulness-Promoting Agents

Superlist Classification Code

  • DEA Schedule IV
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Modafinil
  • Modafinil [USAN:USP:INN:BAN]

Synonyms

  • (+-)-Modafinil
  • 2-((Diphenylmethyl)sulfinyl)acetamide
  • 2-(Benzhydrylsulfinyl)acetamide
  • Acetamide, 2-((diphenylmethyl)sulfinyl)-
  • CEP 1538
  • CRL 40476
  • HSDB 7585
  • Modafinil
  • Modafinilo
  • Modafinilo [Spanish]
  • Modafinilum
  • Modafinilum [Latin]
  • Modiodal
  • Provigil
  • Pulmicort
  • UNII-R3UK8X3U3D

Systematic Name

  • Acetamide, 2-((diphenylmethyl)sulfinyl)-

Superlist Names

  • DEA No. 1680
  • Modafinil

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 68693-11-8

FDA UNII

  • R3UK8X3U3D

Other Registry Number

  • 112111-49-6

System Generated Number

  • 0068693118

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C15H15NO2S/c16-14(17)11-19(18)15(12-7-3-1-4-8-12)13-9-5-2-6-10-13/h1-10,15H,11H2,(H2,16,17)

InChIKey

YFGHCGITMMYXAQ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C(c1ccccc1)(c1ccccc1)[S@@](CC(N)=O)=O