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Isometheptene

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Isometheptene
File:Isometheptene.svg
Systematic (IUPAC) name
N,6-dimethylhept-5-en-2-amine
Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.com International Drug Names
MedlinePlus a601064
Oral
Identifiers
503-01-5 7pxY
A03AX10
PubChem CID 22297
DrugBank DB06706 7pxY
ChemSpider 21106328 7pxY
UNII Y7L24THH6T 7pxY
Chemical data
Formula C9H19N
141.254 g/mol
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Isometheptene (usually as isometheptene mucate) is a sympathomimetic amine sometimes used in the treatment of migraines and tension headaches due to its vasoconstricting properties, that is, it causes constriction (narrowing) of blood vessels (arteries and veins). Along with paracetamol and dichloralphenazone, it is one of the constituents of Amidrine.

Chemistry

Isometheptene is a monounsaturated aliphatic secondary amine.

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