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Pivhydrazine Clinical data Synonyms Angorvid, Betamezid, Neomarsilid, Pivazide, Pivhydrazine Routes of administration Oral ATC code Legal status Legal status
In general: ℞ (Prescription only) Identifiers
N'-benzyl-2,2-dimethyl-propanehydrazide CAS Number PubChem CID ChemSpider ChEMBL CompTox Dashboard ( EPA) ECHA InfoCard 100.005.620 Chemical and physical data Formula C 12 H 18 N 2 O Molar mass 206.28 g/mol g·mol −1
Pivhydrazine (trade name Tersavid), also known as pivalylbenzhydrazine and pivazide, is an irreversible and non- selective monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) of the hydrazine family. It was formerly used as an antidepressant in the 1960s, but has since been discontinued.  
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