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Substance Name: Guanabenz [USAN:INN]
RN: 5051-62-7
UNII: GGD30112WC
InChIKey: WDZVGELJXXEGPV-YIXHJXPBSA-N

Note

  • An alpha-2 selective adrenergic agonist used as an antihypertensive agent.

Molecular Formula

  • C8-H8-Cl2-N4

Molecular Weight

  • 231.085
 

Classification Codes

  • Adrenergic Agents
  • Adrenergic Agonists
  • Adrenergic alpha-2 Receptor Agonists
  • Adrenergic alpha-Agonists
  • Antihypertensive
  • Antihypertensive Agents
  • Cardiovascular Agents
  • Neurotransmitter Agents
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Guanabenz
  • Guanabenz [USAN:INN]

MeSH Heading

  • Guanabenz

Synonyms

  • ((2,6-Dichlorobenzylidene)amino)guanidine
  • 2-((2,6-Dichlorophenyl)methylene)-hydrazinecarboximidamide
  • EINECS 225-750-8
  • GBZ
  • Guanabenz
  • Guanabenzo
  • Guanabenzo [INN-Spanish]
  • Guanabenzum
  • Guanabenzum [INN-Latin]
  • Hydrazinecarboximidamide, 2-((2,6-dichlorophenyl)methylene)-
  • N-((2,6-Dichlorobenzylidene)amino)guanidine
  • N-(2,6-Dichlorobenzylidene)-N'-amidinohydrazine
  • NSC-68982
  • UNII-GGD30112WC
  • Wy 8678
  • Wy 8678 base
  • Wy-8678

Systematic Names

  • Guanabenz
  • Guanidine, ((2,6-dichlorobenzylidene)amino)-
  • Hydrazinecarboximidamide, 2-((2,6-dichlorophenyl)methylene)-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 5051-62-7

FDA UNII

  • GGD30112WC

Related Registry Number

  • 23256-50-0 (monoacetate)

System Generated Number

  • 0005051627

Structure Descriptors

InChI

InChI=1S/C8H8Cl2N4/c9-6-2-1-3-7(10)5(6)4-13-14-8(11)12/h1-4H,(H4,11,12,14)/b13-4+

InChIKey

WDZVGELJXXEGPV-YIXHJXPBSA-N

Smiles

NC(=N)N\N=C\c1c(Cl)cccc1Cl

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 228 dec deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 1.700 (none)   EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 8.71E-11 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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