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Levodropropizine
Systematic (IUPAC) name
(2S)-3-(4-phenylpiperazin-1-yl)propane-1,2-diol
Identifiers
CAS number 99291-24-4
ATC code R05DB27
PubChem 65859
Chemical data
Formula C 13H20N2O2  
Mol. mass 236.31 g/mol
Pharmacokinetic data
Bioavailability  ?
Protein binding 11-14%
Metabolism  ?
Half life  ?
Excretion 83% via urine within 96 h
Therapeutic considerations
Pregnancy cat.  ?
Legal status
Routes  ?

Levodropropizine is a cough suppressant. It acts as a peripheral antitussive, with no action in the central nervous system and so does not cause side effects such as constipation or respiratory depression which can be produced by opioid antitussives such as codeine and its derivatives.

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