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Systematic (IUPAC) name
CAS number 334476-64-1
ATC code none
PubChem 9832383
Chemical data
Formula C 23H21F10N3O 
Mol. mass 545.416 g/mol
SMILES eMolecules & PubChem
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Vestipitant is a drug developed by GlaxoSmithKline which acts as a selective antagonist for the NK1 receptor. It is under development as a potential antiemetic and anxiolytic drug.[1][2]

See also


  1. ^ Reddy GK, Gralla RJ, Hesketh PJ. Novel neurokinin-1 antagonists as antiemetics for the treatment of chemotherapy-induced emesis. Supportive Cancer Therapy. 2006 Apr 1;3(3):140-2. PMID 18632487
  2. ^ Brocco M, Dekeyne A, Mannoury la Cour C, Touzard M, Girardon S, Veiga S, de Nanteuil G, deJong TR, Olivier B, Millan MJ. Cellular and behavioural profile of the novel, selective neurokinin1 receptor antagonist, vestipitant: a comparison to other agents. European Neuropsychopharmacology. 2008 Oct;18(10):729-50. PMID 18657401

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