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Chemical Methylphenidate

Name Methylphenidate
CAS Type 1 Name 2-Piperidineacetic acid, alpha-phenyl-, methyl ester
Equivalent Terms Celltech Brand of Methylphenidate Hydrochloride | Centedrin | Cephalon Brand of Methylphenidate Hydrochloride | Concerta | Daytrana | Equasym | Hydrochloride, Methylphenidate | Mallinckrodt Brand of Methylphenidate Hydrochloride | Metadate | Methylin | Methylphenidate Hydrochloride | Novartis Brand 1 of Methylphenidate Hydrochloride | Novartis Brand 2 of Methylphenidate Hydrochloride | Phenidylate | Ritalin | Ritaline | Ritalin SR | Ritalin-SR | Tsentedrin
CAS Registry Number 113-45-1
Definition A central nervous system stimulant used most commonly in the treatment of ATTENTION DEFICIT DISORDER in children and for NARCOLEPSY. Its mechanisms appear to be similar to those of DEXTROAMPHETAMINE. The d-isomer of this drug is referred to as DEXMETHYLPHENIDATE HYDROCHLORIDE.
Structure Methylphenidate
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MeSH® ID D008774
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1. ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Carboxylic Acids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Acids, Carbocyclic Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Phenylacetates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Methylphenidate Has associated genes Has associated diseases
2. ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, 1-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Piperidines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Methylphenidate Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Methylphenidate Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  4-hydroxymethylphenidate
  4-hydroxyritalinic acid
  Dexmethylphenidate Hydrochloride
  ethylphenidate Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  isopropylphenidate
  p-bromomethylphenidate
  p-methoxymethylphenidate
  ritalinic acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases