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Perampanel
Systematic (IUPAC) name
5'-(2-cyanophenyl)-1'-phenyl-2,3'-bipyridinyl-6'(1'H)-one
Identifiers
CAS number 380917-97-5
ATC code none
PubChem 9924495
Chemical data
Formula C 23H15N3O 
Mol. mass 349.384 g/mol
SMILES eMolecules & PubChem
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Legal status Investigational New Medicine
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Perampanel is a drug developed by Eisai Co., which acts as a selective antagonist for the AMPA subtype of ionotropic glutamate receptors. It is being researched for several possible clinical applications including the treatment of Parkinson's disease.[1]

References

  1. ^ Gottwald MD, Aminoff MJ (July 2008). "New frontiers in the pharmacological management of Parkinson's disease". Drugs Today 44 (7): 531–45. doi:10.1358/dot.2008.44.7.1217105. PMID 18806903.  
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