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Chemical Benserazide

Name Benserazide
CAS Type 1 Name DL-Serine, 2-((2,3,4-trihydroxyphenyl)methyl)hydrazide
Equivalent Terms Benzylhydrazine, Seryltrihydroxy | DL-Serine 2-((2,3,4-trihydroxyphenyl)methyl)hydrazide | Ro 44602 | Ro 4 4602 | Ro 4-4602 | Serazide | Seryltrihydroxybenzylhydrazine | Seryltrihydroxy Benzylhydrazine
CAS Registry Number 322-35-0
Definition An inhibitor of DOPA DECARBOXYLASE that does not enter the central nervous system. It is often given with LEVODOPA in the treatment of parkinsonism to prevent the conversion of levodopa to dopamine in the periphery, thereby increasing the amount that reaches the central nervous system and reducing the required dose. It has no antiparkinson actions when given alone.
Structure Benserazide
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MeSH® ID D001545
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