flunitrazepam   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 4193

Synonyms: Narcozep® | Rohypnol®
Approved drug
flunitrazepam is an approved drug
Compound class: Synthetic organic
Comment: A benzodiazepine with pharmacologic actions similar to those of diazepam. Due to illicit use of this drug importation has been banned by the US, but medicinal use is approved in other countries.
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2D Structure
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Physico-chemical Properties
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Hydrogen bond acceptors 3
Hydrogen bond donors 0
Rotatable bonds 2
Topological polar surface area 75.81
Molecular weight 313.09
XLogP 2.35
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0
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Canonical SMILES CN1C(=O)CN=C(c2c1ccc(c2)[N+](=O)[O-])c1ccccc1F
Isomeric SMILES CN1C(=O)CN=C(c2c1ccc(c2)[N+](=O)[O-])c1ccccc1F
InChI InChI=1S/C16H12FN3O3/c1-19-14-7-6-10(20(22)23)8-12(14)16(18-9-15(19)21)11-4-2-3-5-13(11)17/h2-8H,9H2,1H3
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Summary of Clinical Use Click here for help
Flunitrazepam may be used to treat some cases of severe insomnia.
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects Click here for help
Flunitrazepam binds nonspecifically to the benzodiazepine recognition site of GABAA chloride channels and allosterically potentiates GABA-ergic neuro-inhibition..