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Systematic (IUPAC) name
N-[3-(2,4-dichlorophenoxy)propyl]- N-methyl-prop-2-yn-1-amine
CAS number 17780-72-2
ATC code none
PubChem 4380
Chemical data
Formula C 13H15Cl2NO 
Mol. mass 272.17 g/mol
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Legal status Uncontrolled
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Clorgyline is an irreversible and selective inhibitor of monoamine oxidase A (MAO-A) that is used in scientific research.[1] It is structurally related to pargyline.


  1. ^ Murphy, DL; Karoum; Pickar; Cohen; Lipper; Mellow; Tariot; Sunderland (1998). "Differential trace amine alterations in individuals receiving acetylenic inhibitors of MAO-A (clorgyline) or MAO-B (selegiline and pargyline)". Journal of neural transmission. Supplementum 52: 39–48. PMID 9564606.   edit

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