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OBO ID: CHEBI:59790
Term Name: difenoxin hydrochloride Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 1-(3-cyano-3,3-diphenylpropyl)-4-phenylisonipecotic acid hydrochloride
  • 1-(3-cyano-3,3-diphenylpropyl)-4-phenylpiperidine-4-carboxylic acid hydrochloride
  • 4-carboxy-1-(3-cyano-3,3-diphenylpropyl)-4-phenylpiperidinium chloride
  • difenoxin HCl
  • diphenoxylic acid hydrochloride
Definition: The hydrochloride salt of difenoxin. It has similar actions and uses to diphenoxylate hydrochloride, being administered for the symptomatic treatment of acute and chronic diarrhoea. In an attempt to discourage abuse (at high doses, difenoxin acts like morphine), preparations usually contain subclinical amounts of atropine sulfate.
References:
  • CAS:35607-36-4
Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available