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Besonprodil

Besonprodil
Systematic (IUPAC) name
6-[2-(4-[(4-fluorophenyl)methyl]piperidin-1-yl)ethylsulfinyl]-3H-1,3-benzoxazol-2-one
Identifiers
CAS Registry Number  N
ATC code None
PubChem CID:
ChemSpider  YesY
UNII  YesY
ChEMBL  YesY
Synonyms Besonprodil, CI-1041
Chemical data
Formula C21H23FN2O3S
Molecular mass 402.481 g/mol
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Besonprodil (CI-1041) is a drug which acts as an NMDA antagonist, selective for the NR2B subunit.[1][2] It is under development as a supplemental medication for Parkinson's disease, and has been shown in animals to be effective in counteracting the dyskinesias associated with long term treatment with levodopa and related drugs.[3][4][5][6][7]

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