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Systematic (IUPAC) name
2-(diethylamino)ethyl 3-(1-naphthyl)-2-(tetrahydrofuran-2-ylmethyl)propanoate
CAS number 31329-57-4
ATC code C04AX21
PubChem 4417
Chemical data
Formula C 24H33NO3  
Mol. mass 383.524 g/mol
Pharmacokinetic data
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Therapeutic considerations
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Legal status
Routes Oral

Naftidrofuryl (INN, also known as nafronyl or as the oxalate salt nafronyl oxalate) is a drug used in the management of peripheral and cerebral vascular disorders. It is claimed to enhance cellular oxidative capacity and to be a spasmolytic.[1] It may also be a 5-HT2 receptor antagonist.

It is sold under the brand name Dusodril (Merck).


  1. ^ Reynolds, J.E.F. (ed.) (1993). Martindale: The extra pharmacopoeia (30th edition ed.). London: Pharmaceutical Press. p. 1310. ISBN 0853693005.  


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