Org 37684 is a drug developed by Organon, which acts as a potent and selective agonist for the 5-HT2 receptor family, with highest affinity at 5-HT2C and lowest at 5-HT2B subtypes. It has anorectic effects in animal studies and has been researched as a potential weight loss drug for use in humans.
- ↑ Adams, D.; Duncton, M. (2001). "EFFICIENT SYNTHESIS OF THE 5-HT2C RECEPTOR AGONIST, ORG 37684". Synthetic Communications. 31 (13): 2029. doi:10.1081/SCC-100104420.
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- ↑ Schreiber R, De Vry J. Role of 5-hT2C receptors in the hypophagic effect of m-CPP, ORG 37684 and CP-94,253 in the rat. Progress in Neuropsychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry. 2002 Apr;26(3):441-9. PMID 11999893