Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.com International Drug Names
ATC code none
CAS Number 6809-52-5
PubChem (CID) 5282199
ChemSpider 29787024
UNII S8S8451A4O YesY
KEGG D01827 YesY
ECHA InfoCard 100.120.071
Chemical and physical data
Formula C23H38O
Molar mass 330.547 g/mol
3D model (Jmol) Interactive image

Teprenone (or geranylgeranylacetone) is a pharmaceutical drug used for the treatment of gastric ulcers.[1]

In Japan it is sold under the brand name Selbex (セルベックス).


  1. Kitahata H, Nozaki J, Kawahito S, Tomino T, Oshita S (September 2008). "Low-dose sevoflurane inhalation enhances late cardioprotection from the anti-ulcer drug geranylgeranylacetone". Anesth. Analg. 107 (3): 755–61. doi:10.1213/ane.0b013e31817f0e61. PMID 18713879.

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