Levopropylhexedrine

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Levopropylhexedrine
Systematic (IUPAC) name
(S)-1-cyclohexyl-N-methylpropan-2-amine
Clinical data
Pregnancy cat.  ?
Legal status Prescription only
Routes Oral
Identifiers
CAS number 6192-97-8
ATC code None
PubChem CID 71197
ChemSpider 64333
UNII 4R3L4TYV09 YesY
Chemical data
Formula C10H21N 
Mol. mass 155.28 g/mol

Levopropylhexedrine (Eventin) is a psychostimulant used as an anorectic in Germany.[1][2] It has also been used in the anticonvulsant preparation barbexaclone in combination with phenobarbital to offset sedation.[3][4][5] Levopropylhexedrine is the S-enantiomer of propylhexedrine.

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  1. ^ Swiss Pharmaceutical Society (2000). Index Nominum 2000: International Drug Directory (Book with CD-ROM). Boca Raton: Medpharm Scientific Publishers. ISBN 3-88763-075-0. 
  2. ^ Hofer R, Locker A (1958). "Über therapeutische Erfahrungen mit dem Appetitzügler Eventin" [Therapeutic experiences with the appetite depressant eventin]. Wiener Medizinische Wochenschrift (in German) 108 (14): 304–6. PMID 13558159. 
  3. ^ Oliveira C, Fernandes I, De Lima JM, Musse R (1977). "Ensaio clínico com barbexaclone nas epilepsias" [Clinical trial with barbexaclone in epilepsies]. Arquivos De Neuro-Psiquiatria (in Portuguese) 35 (1): 68–72. PMID 14606. 
  4. ^ Iven H, Feldbusch E (1983). "Pharmacokinetics of phenobarbital and propylhexedrine after administration of barbexaclone in the mouse". Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's Archives of Pharmacology 324 (2): 153–9. PMID 6139756. 
  5. ^ Seyffart, G. (1991). Drug dosage in renal insufficiency. Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers. ISBN 0-7923-0964-2.