Chemical formula: C₁₂H₁₈ClN  Molecular mass: 211.73 g/mol 

Active ingredient description

Mefenorex is an amphetamine derivative which was used as an appetite suppressant.

Medicine classification

This medicinal substance has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification according to its main therapeutic use as follows:

ATC code Group title Classification
A08AA09 Mefenorex A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A08 Antiobesity preparations, excl. diet products → A08A Antiobesity preparations, excl. diet products → A08AA Centrally acting antiobesity products
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Structural formula

Graphic representation of the active ingredient's molecular structure

External identifiers

CAS Substance: 17243-57-1
DrugBank Drug: DB13852
RxNorm Ingredient: 29444
SNOMED-CT Concept: 96245004
Mefenorex (substance)
UNII Identifier: K98M4N387W

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