Skip Navigation
ChemIDplus A TOXNET DATABASE LiteBrowseAdvanced

Substance Name: Fenclonine [USAN:INN]
RN: 7424-00-2
UNII: R5J7E3L9SP
InChIKey: NIGWMJHCCYYCSF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • A selective and irreversible inhibitor of tryptophan hydroxylase, a rate-limiting enzyme in the biosynthesis of serotonin (5-HYDROXYTRYPTAMINE). Fenclonine acts pharmacologically to deplete endogenous levels of serotonin.

Molecular Formula

  • C9-H10-Cl-N-O2

Molecular Weight

  • 199.636
 

Classification Codes

  • Enzyme Inhibitors
  • Neurotransmitter Agents
  • Reproductive Effect
  • Serotonin Agents
  • Serotonin Antagonists
  • Serotonin Inhibitor
* denotes mobile formatted website

Links to Resources


Search for this InChIKey on the Web

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Fenclonine
  • Fenclonine [USAN:INN]

MeSH Heading

  • Fenclonine

Synonyms

  • (+-)-p-Chlorphenylalanine
  • 4-14-00-01674 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • 4-Chlorophenylalanine
  • AI3-62057
  • Alanine, 3-(4-chlorophenyl)-, DL-
  • BRN 2805758
  • C-Pal
  • CP 10,188
  • CP-10,188
  • DL-3-(p-Chlorophenyl)alanine
  • DL-p-Chlorophenylalanine
  • DL-PCPA
  • EINECS 231-051-9
  • Fenchlonine
  • Fenclonin
  • Fenclonina
  • Fenclonina [INN-Spanish]
  • Fenclonine
  • Fencloninum
  • Fencloninum [INN-Latin]
  • HSDB 7747
  • NSC 77370
  • p-Clorophenylalanine
  • UNII-R5J7E3L9SP

Systematic Names

  • 3-(p-Chlorophenyl)-DL-alanine
  • 4-Chloro-3-phenylalanine
  • Alanine, 3-(4-chlorophenyl)-, DL-
  • Alanine, 3-(p-chlorophenyl)-
  • Phenylalanine, 4-chloro-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 7424-00-2

FDA UNII

  • R5J7E3L9SP

Other Registry Number

  • 1991-78-2

Related Registry Number

  • 51274-82-9 (hydrochloride)

System Generated Number

  • 0007424002

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C9H10ClNO2/c10-7-3-1-6(2-4-7)5-8(11)9(12)13/h1-4,8H,5,11H2,(H,12,13)

InChIKey

NIGWMJHCCYYCSF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C(C(=O)O)(Cc1ccc(cc1)Cl)N