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Ethinamate
Systematic (IUPAC) name
(1-ethynylcyclohexyl)carbamate
Identifiers
CAS number 126-52-3
ATC code none
PubChem 3284
DrugBank DB01031
Chemical data
Formula C 9H13NO2  
Mol. mass 167.205 g/mol
Pharmacokinetic data
Bioavailability  ?
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Therapeutic considerations
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Legal status
Routes Oral
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Ethinamate (Valamin, Valmid) is a short-acting carbamate-derivitive sedative-hypnotic medication used to treat insomnia. Regular use leads to drug tolerance, and it is usually not effective for more than 7 days. Prolonged use can lead to dependency.

Ethinamate has been replaced by other medicines (particularly benzodiazepines, and it is not available in the Netherlands, the United States or Canada.

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