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Chemical Pentylenetetrazole

Name Pentylenetetrazole
CAS Type 1 Name 5H-Tetrazolo(1,5-a)azepine, 6,7,8,9-tetrahydro-
Equivalent Terms Cardiazol | Corasol | Corazol | Corazole | Korazol | Korazole | Leptazole | Metrazol | Metrazole | Pentamethylenetetrazole | Pentazol | Pentetrazole | Pentylenetetrazol
CAS Registry Number 54-95-5
Definition A pharmaceutical agent that displays activity as a central nervous system and respiratory stimulant. It is considered a non-competitive GAMMA-AMINOBUTYRIC ACID antagonist. Pentylenetetrazole has been used experimentally to study seizure phenomenon and to identify pharmaceuticals that may control seizure susceptibility.
Structure Pentylenetetrazole
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MeSH® ID D010433
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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 Azepines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Pentylenetetrazole Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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