Skeletal formula of oxetorone
Space-filling model of the oxetorone molecule
Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.com International Drug Names
ATC code N02CX06 (WHO)
CAS Number 26020-55-3 YesY
PubChem (CID) 6436540
ChemSpider 21173074
KEGG D08312 YesY
ECHA InfoCard 100.043.086
Chemical and physical data
Formula C21H21NO2
Molar mass 319.40 g/mol
3D model (Jmol) Interactive image

Oxetorone (INN), as oxetorone fumarate (USAN) (brand names Nocertone, Oxedix), is a serotonin antagonist, antihistamine, and alpha blocker used as an antimigraine drug.[1][2][3][4]

Association with hyperprolactinemia has been described.[5]


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