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Bromperidol

Bromperidol
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Clinical data
Trade namesBromidol, Bromodol
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Oral
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ECHA InfoCard100.030.845 Edit this at Wikidata
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FormulaC21H23BrFNO2
Molar mass420.315 g/mol g·mol−1
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Bromperidol (marketed as Bromidol, Bromodol) is a butyrophenone derivative. It is a potent and long-acting neuroleptic, used as an antipsychotic in the treatment of schizophrenia. It was discovered at Janssen Pharmaceutica in 1966.

References

  • Poldinger W, Bures E, Haage H, Clinical study with bromperidol, a new butyrophenone derivative, Int Pharmacopsychiatry. 1977;12(1):20-4.
  • Dubinsky B, McGuire JL, Niemegeers CJ, Janssen PA, Weintraub HS, McKenzie BE, Bromperidol, a new butyrophenone neuroleptic: a review, Psychopharmacology 1982;78(1):1-7.