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Spirobarbital

Spirobarbital
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Clinical data
Synonyms5-spiro-(2'-ethyl-3'-5'-dimethyl-cyclopentyl)barbituric acid
ATC code
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Identifiers
CAS Number
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Chemical and physical data
FormulaC12H18N2O3
Molar mass238.282 g/mol g·mol−1
3D model (JSmol)
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Spirobarbital is a barbiturate derivative developed by Eli Lilly in the 1940s.[1] It has hypnotic and sedative effects, and has a moderate potential for abuse.[2]

References

  1. ^ US Patent 2561688
  2. ^ Isbell H, Chrusciel TS. Dependence Liability of Non-Narcotic Drugs. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 1970; 43: Supplement.