CAS No.70-07-5 Mephenoxalone

Mephenoxalone

Identification
Name Mephenoxalone
CAS Registry Number 70-07-5
Synonyms mephenoxalone;5-[(2-Methoxyphenoxy)methyl]-2-oxazolidinone
Molecular Structure Mephenoxalone   70-07-5
Molecular Formula C11H13NO4
Molecular Weight 223.22

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Mephenoxalone
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Clinical data
Trade names Dorsiflex, Moderamin, Control-OM
AHFS/Drugs.com International Drug Names
ATC code
  • N05BX01 (WHO)
Identifiers
CAS Number
  • 70-07-5 YesY
PubChem CID
  • 6257
ChemSpider
  • 6021 N
UNII
  • CZ87T54W8W
KEGG
  • D07318 YesY
ChEMBL
  • CHEMBL2104790 N
ECHA InfoCard 100.000.658
Chemical and physical data
Formula C11H13NO4
Molar mass 223.225 g/mol
3D model (JSmol)
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Mephenoxalone (trade names Dorsiflex, Moderamin, Control-OM) is a muscle relaxant[1] and mild anxiolytic.[2] It inhibits neuron transmission, relaxing skeletal muscles by inhibiting the reflex arc.[citation needed] As the effect of muscle relaxation, mephenoxalone affects mental condition, and is also a treatment for nervousness and anxiety.