Escitalopram

Description

Escitalopram is a selective inhibitor of serotonin (5-HT) re-uptake with high affinity for the primary binding site. It also binds to an allosteric site on the serotonin transporter, with a 1000 fold lower affinity.

Medicine classification

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Escitalopram
N Nervous system → N06 Psychoanaleptics → N06A Antidepressants → N06AB Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors

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2D Molecule Structure

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3D Molecule Structure

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Unique Ingredient Identifier (UNII)

4O4S742ANY - ESCITALOPRAM

CAS Registry Number

128196-01-0 - escitalopram

SNOMED-CT

400447003 - Escitalopram (substance)