Identification

Generic Name
Benactyzine
DrugBank Accession Number
DB09023
Background

Benactyzine is an anticholinergic drug used as an antidepressant in the treatment of depression and associated anxiety.

Benactyzine is no longer widely used in medicine, although it is still a useful drug for scientific research. It does not possess any antihistamine properties.

Type
Small Molecule
Groups
Withdrawn
Structure
Weight
Average: 327.4174
Monoisotopic: 327.183443671
Chemical Formula
C20H25NO3
Synonyms
  • Benactyzine

Pharmacology

Indication

Not Available

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Pharmacodynamics

Not Available

Mechanism of action
Not Available
Absorption

Not Available

Volume of distribution

Not Available

Protein binding

Not Available

Metabolism
Not Available
Route of elimination

Not Available

Half-life

Not Available

Clearance

Not Available

Adverse Effects
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Toxicity

Not Available

Pathways
Not Available
Pharmacogenomic Effects/ADRs
Not Available

Interactions

Drug Interactions
This information should not be interpreted without the help of a healthcare provider. If you believe you are experiencing an interaction, contact a healthcare provider immediately. The absence of an interaction does not necessarily mean no interactions exist.
DrugInteraction
1,2-Benzodiazepine1,2-Benzodiazepine may increase the central nervous system depressant (CNS depressant) activities of Benactyzine.
AcenocoumarolThe risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Benactyzine is combined with Acenocoumarol.
AcetazolamideAcetazolamide may increase the central nervous system depressant (CNS depressant) activities of Benactyzine.
AcetophenazineAcetophenazine may increase the central nervous system depressant (CNS depressant) activities of Benactyzine.
AclidiniumThe risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Benactyzine is combined with Aclidinium.
AdenosineThe risk or severity of Tachycardia can be increased when Adenosine is combined with Benactyzine.
AgomelatineAgomelatine may increase the central nervous system depressant (CNS depressant) activities of Benactyzine.
AlfentanilThe risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Benactyzine is combined with Alfentanil.
AlimemazineAlimemazine may increase the central nervous system depressant (CNS depressant) activities of Benactyzine.
AlloinThe therapeutic efficacy of Alloin can be decreased when used in combination with Benactyzine.
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Food Interactions
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International/Other Brands
Cedad / Cevanol / Deprol / Lucidil / Morcain / Nutinal / Parasan / Phebex / Phobex / Suavitil (Merck)

Categories

Drug Categories
Chemical TaxonomyProvided by Classyfire
Description
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as diphenylmethanes. These are compounds containing a diphenylmethane moiety, which consists of a methane wherein two hydrogen atoms are replaced by two phenyl groups.
Kingdom
Organic compounds
Super Class
Benzenoids
Class
Benzene and substituted derivatives
Sub Class
Diphenylmethanes
Direct Parent
Diphenylmethanes
Alternative Parents
Tertiary alcohols / Trialkylamines / Carboxylic acid esters / Amino acids and derivatives / Monocarboxylic acids and derivatives / Organopnictogen compounds / Organic oxides / Hydrocarbon derivatives / Carbonyl compounds / Aromatic alcohols
Substituents
Alcohol / Amine / Amino acid or derivatives / Aromatic alcohol / Aromatic homomonocyclic compound / Carbonyl group / Carboxylic acid derivative / Carboxylic acid ester / Diphenylmethane / Hydrocarbon derivative
Molecular Framework
Aromatic homomonocyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Not Available
Affected organisms
Not Available

Chemical Identifiers

UNII
595EG71R3F
CAS number
302-40-9
InChI Key
IVQOFBKHQCTVQV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
InChI
InChI=1S/C20H25NO3/c1-3-21(4-2)15-16-24-19(22)20(23,17-11-7-5-8-12-17)18-13-9-6-10-14-18/h5-14,23H,3-4,15-16H2,1-2H3
IUPAC Name
2-(diethylamino)ethyl 2-hydroxy-2,2-diphenylacetate
SMILES
CCN(CC)CCOC(=O)C(O)(C1=CC=CC=C1)C1=CC=CC=C1

References

Synthesis Reference

U.S. Patent 2,394,770.

General References
  1. McLaughlin B, Rickels K, Abidi M, Toro R: Meprobamate-benactyzine (Deprol) and placebo in two depressed outpatient populations. Psychosomatics. 1969 Mar-Apr;10(2):73-81. [Article]
KEGG Drug
D07498
PubChem Compound
9330
PubChem Substance
310264979
ChemSpider
8966
BindingDB
50144504
RxNav
1361
ChEBI
94775
ChEMBL
CHEMBL70352
ZINC
ZINC000001734034
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Wikipedia
Benactyzine

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials
PhaseStatusPurposeConditionsCount

Pharmacoeconomics

Manufacturers
Not Available
Packagers
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Dosage Forms
Not Available
Prices
Not Available
Patents
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Properties

State
Solid
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueSource
melting point (°C)177-178 (Hydrochloride salt)U.S. Patent 2,394,770.
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility0.188 mg/mLALOGPS
logP3.45ALOGPS
logP3.44Chemaxon
logS-3.2ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Acidic)11.05Chemaxon
pKa (Strongest Basic)8.96Chemaxon
Physiological Charge1Chemaxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count3Chemaxon
Hydrogen Donor Count1Chemaxon
Polar Surface Area49.77 Å2Chemaxon
Rotatable Bond Count9Chemaxon
Refractivity95.77 m3·mol-1Chemaxon
Polarizability36.65 Å3Chemaxon
Number of Rings2Chemaxon
Bioavailability1Chemaxon
Rule of FiveYesChemaxon
Ghose FilterYesChemaxon
Veber's RuleNoChemaxon
MDDR-like RuleNoChemaxon
Predicted ADMET Features
Not Available

Spectra

Mass Spec (NIST)
Not Available
Spectra
SpectrumSpectrum TypeSplash Key
Predicted MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positive (Annotated)Predicted LC-MS/MSNot Available
Predicted MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positive (Annotated)Predicted LC-MS/MSNot Available
Predicted MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positive (Annotated)Predicted LC-MS/MSNot Available
Predicted MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negative (Annotated)Predicted LC-MS/MSNot Available
Predicted MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negative (Annotated)Predicted LC-MS/MSNot Available
Predicted MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negative (Annotated)Predicted LC-MS/MSNot Available
MS/MS Spectrum - , positiveLC-MS/MSsplash10-004i-0309000000-31b1e744376b7dab1f25

Drug created at June 25, 2014 17:30 / Updated at February 21, 2021 18:52