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NIMH Code: E-703
Compound Name: Epidepride
Alternative Name: (S)-2,3-Dimethoxy-N-[(1-ethyl-2-pyrrolidinyl)methyl]-5-iodobenzamide
Abbreviation: N-[[(2S)-1-ethylpyrrolidin-2-yl]methyl]-5-iodo-2,3-dimethoxybenzamide
PubChemID: 86101
CAS: 107188-87-4
Molecular Formula: C16H23IN2O3
Biological Activity: Dopamine D2 receptor antagonist, precursor of PET tracer
References: Suresh, P.; Archana, V.; Ritu, K.; Robert, C.; Jogeshwar, M., 2014, Nucl. Med. Biol., 2014, 41, 426-431. Bergstrom, K. A.; Yu, M.; Kuikka, J. T.; Akerman, K. K.; Hiltunen, J.; Lehtonen, J.; Halldin, C.; Tiihonen, J., Eur. J. Nucl. Med., 2000, 27, 206-208.
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Structure of E-703
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Since 1959, the NIMH Chemical Synthesis and Drug Supply Program has synthesized and distributed novel research chemicals, psychoactive drugs, and compounds that are unavailable from commercial sources to the scientific community working on research relevant to mental health.

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