etiracetam


etiracetam
A nootropic racetam drug whose biologically active optical form is levetiracetam.

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  • Etiracetam — Drugbox IUPAC name = 2 (2 oxopyrrolidin 1 yl)butanamide width = 106 CAS number= 33996 58 6 ATC prefix= ATC suffix= ATC supplemental= PubChem=59708 DrugBank= C=8|H=14|N=2|O=2 molecular weight = 170.209 g/mol bioavailability= metabolism =… …   Wikipedia

  • Aniracetam — Systematic (IUPAC) name 1 [(4 methoxybenzoyl)] 2 pyrrolidinone …   Wikipedia

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  • Levetiracetam — Chembox new ImageFileL1 = levetiracetam.png ImageSizeL1 = 110px ImageFileR1 = Levetiracetam3d.png ImageSizeR1 = 110px ImageFile2 = levetiracetam.gif ImageSize2 = 121px IUPACName = (2S) 2 (2 oxopyrrolidin 1 yl)butanamide OtherNames = Section1 =… …   Wikipedia

  • Piracetam — Systematic (IUPAC) name 2 oxo 1 pyrrolidineacetamide Clinical data …   Wikipedia

  • Cotinine — Not to be confused with cotinin. Cotinine Systematic (IUPAC) name (5S) 1 methyl 5 (3 pyridyl)pyrrolidin 2 one Clinical data …   Wikipedia

  • Oxiracetam — Systematic (IUPAC) name (RS) 2 (4 hydroxy 2 oxopyrrolidin 1 yl)acetamid …   Wikipedia

  • Nefiracetam — Systematic (IUPAC) name N (2,6 dimethylphenyl) 2 (2 oxopyrrolidin 1 yl …   Wikipedia


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