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Perazine

Perazine
Systematic (IUPAC) name
10-[3-(4-methylpiperazin-1-yl)propyl]-10H-phenothiazine
Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.com
Identifiers
CAS Registry Number  YesY
ATC code N05
PubChem CID:
ChemSpider  N
UNII  YesY
ChEBI  N
Chemical data
Formula C20H25N3S
Molecular mass 339.498 g/mol
 N   

Perazine (Taxilan) is a moderate-potency typical antipsychotic of the phenothiazine class. It is quite similar to chlorpromazine, and acts as a dopamine antagonist.

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