This page uses content from Wikipedia and is licensed under CC BY-SA.

Aranidipine

Aranidipine
Skeletal formula of aranidipine
Ball-and-stick model of the aranidipine molecule
Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.comInternational Drug Names
Routes of
administration
Oral
ATC code
  • none
Legal status
Legal status
  • In general: ℞ (Prescription only)
Identifiers
CAS Number
PubChem CID
ChemSpider
UNII
KEGG
ChEMBL
CompTox Dashboard (EPA)
Chemical and physical data
FormulaC19H20N2O7
Molar mass388.37 g/mol g·mol−1
3D model (JSmol)
  (verify)

Aranidipine (INN, trade name Sapresta) is a calcium channel blocker. It is a dihydropyridine derivative with two active metabolites (M-1α and M-1β). It was developed by Maruko Seiyaku and has the formula methyl 2-oxopropyl 1,4-dihydro-2,6-dimethyl-4-(2-nitrophenyl)-3,5-pyridinedicarboxylate. Its main use is as a hypotensive, reducing blood pressure.[1]

References

  1. ^ "Aranidipine". PubMed. Retrieved 23 December 2018.