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Isocarboxazid
Systematic (IUPAC) name
N′-benzyl-5-methylisoxazole-3-carbohydrazide
Identifiers
CAS number 59-63-2
ATC code N06AF01
PubChem 3759
DrugBank APRD00701
Chemical data
Formula C 12H13N3O2  
Mol. mass 231.25
Pharmacokinetic data
Bioavailability  ?
Metabolism Liver
Half life  ?
Excretion Urine
Therapeutic considerations
Pregnancy cat. C (USA)
Legal status Prescription only
Routes Oral
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Isocarboxazid (Enerzer, Marplan, Marplon) is an irreversible and nonselective monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) of the hydrazine chemical class used as an antidepressant and anxiolytic.[1] It is one of the few hydrazine MAOIs still in clinical use, along with phenelzine.

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