| Preferred IUPAC name
|Systematic IUPAC name|
|3D model (Jmol)||Interactive image|
|Molar mass||144.26 g·mol−1|
|Boiling point||228 °C (442 °F; 501 K)|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Octamoxin (trade names Ximaol, Nimaol), also known as 2-octylhydrazine, is an irreversible and nonselective monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) of the hydrazine class that was used as an antidepressant in the 1960s but is now no longer marketed.
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