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Pimethixene
Systematic (IUPAC) name
1-methyl-4-(9H-thioxanthen-9-ylidene)piperidine
Identifiers
CAS number 314-03-4
ATC code R06AX23
PubChem 4822
Chemical data
Formula C 19H19NS 
Mol. mass 293.426 g/mol
Pharmacokinetic data
Bioavailability  ?
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Therapeutic considerations
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Legal status
Routes Oral, nasal

Pimethixene is an antihistamine and anticholinergic of the thioxanthene chemical class that is often used to treat hyperactivity, anxiety, sleep disorders, and allergy. It is also used for anesthesia and as a bronchodilator (to dilate the bronchi and bronchioles for more airflow).

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