OBO ID: CHEBI:53289
Term Name: donepezil Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 2-[(1-benzylpiperidin-4-yl)methyl]-5,6-dimethoxyindan-1-one
  • donepezil
  • donepezilo
  • donepezilum
Definition: A racemate comprising equimolar amounts of (R)- and (S)-donepezil. A centrally acting reversible acetylcholinesterase inhibitor, its main therapeutic use is in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease where it is used to increase cortical acetylcholine.
References:
  • Beilstein:7081955
  • CAS:120014-06-4
  • DrugBank:DB00843
  • Drug_Central:946
  • KEGG:D07869
  • LINCS:LSM-1598
  • Reaxys:7081955
  • Wikipedia:Donepezil
Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available