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Chemical Clonazepam

Name Clonazepam
CAS Type 1 Name 2H-1,4-Benzodiazepin-2-one, 5-(2-chlorophenyl)-1,3-dihydro-7-nitro-
Equivalent Terms Antelepsin | Rivotril | Ro 54023 | Ro 5-4023
CAS Registry Number 1622-61-3
Definition An anticonvulsant used for several types of seizures, including myotonic or atonic seizures, photosensitive epilepsy, and absence seizures, although tolerance may develop. It is seldom effective in generalized tonic-clonic or partial seizures. The mechanism of action appears to involve the enhancement of GAMMA-AMINOBUTYRIC ACID receptor responses.
Structure Clonazepam
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MeSH® ID D002998
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ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, 2-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Benzazepines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Benzodiazepines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Benzodiazepinones Has associated genes Has associated diseases Clonazepam Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Clonazepam Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  7-acetamidoclonazepam
  7-aminoclonazepam
  7-iodoclonazepam
  CGP 37157
  ID 690