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Substance Name: Medetomidine [INN:BAN]
RN: 86347-14-0
UNII: MR15E85MQM
InChIKey: CUHVIMMYOGQXCV-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • An agonist of RECEPTORS, ADRENERGIC ALPHA-2 that is used in veterinary medicine for its analgesic and sedative properties. It is the racemate of DEXMEDETOMIDINE.

Molecular Formula

  • C13-H16-N2

Molecular Weight

  • 200.2834
 

Classification Codes

  • Adrenergic Agents
  • Adrenergic Agonists
  • Adrenergic alpha-2 Receptor Agonists
  • Adrenergic alpha-Agonists
  • Analgesics
  • Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
  • Central Nervous System Agents
  • Central Nervous System Depressants
  • Hypnotics and Sedatives
  • Neurotransmitter Agents
  • Peripheral Nervous System Agents
  • Sensory System Agents
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Names and Synonyms

Results Name

  • Medetomidine [INN:BAN]

Name of Substance

  • Medetomidine
  • Medetomidine [INN:BAN]

MeSH Heading

  • Medetomidine

Synonyms

  • (+-)-4-(alpha,2,3-Trimethylbenzyl)imidazole
  • (RS)-4-(alpha,2,3-Trimethylbenzyl)imidazol
  • Medetomidina
  • Medetomidina [Spanish]
  • Medetomidine
  • Medetomidinum
  • Medetomidinum [Latin]
  • UNII-MR15E85MQM

Systematic Name

  • 1H-Imidazole, 4-(1-(2,3-dimethylphenyl)ethyl)-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 86347-14-0

FDA UNII

  • MR15E85MQM

Related Registry Number

  • 86347-15-1 (hydrochloride)

System Generated Number

  • 0086347140

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C13H16N2/c1-9-5-4-6-12(10(9)2)11(3)13-7-14-8-15-13/h4-8,11H,1-3H3,(H,14,15)

InChIKey

CUHVIMMYOGQXCV-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

CC(c1c[nH]cn1)c2cccc(C)c2C