OBO ID: CHEBI:32499
Term Name: amineptine Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 7-(10,11-dihydro-5H-dibenzo[a,d]cyclohepten-5-ylamino)heptanoic acid
  • Amineptin
  • amineptine
  • amineptino
  • amineptinum
  • Survector
Definition: A carbocyclic fatty acid that is 5-aminoheptanoic acid in which one of the hydrogens attached to the nitrogen is replaced by a 10,11-dihydro-5H-dibenzo[a,d][7]annulen-5-yl group. A tricyclic antidepressant, it was never approved in the US and was withdrawn from the French market in 1999 due to concerns over abuse, dependence and severe acne.
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Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available