|Drug class||Typical antipsychotic|
|CompTox Dashboard (EPA)|
|Chemical and physical data|
|Molar mass||323.458 g/mol g·mol−1|
|3D model (JSmol)|
Metiapine can be synthesized through the following mechanism:
A 2017 Cochrane Review provided guidance for a double-blind, randomized controlled trial of metiapine versus chlorpromazine for the treatment of schizophrenia, though the authors acknowledged that it is unlikely that any future trials will investigate the use of metiapine in humans. The available evidence for the use of metiapine is very limited.