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B Pharm Medicinal Chemistry Unit 4 Pdf Notes

Updated: Feb 15


Welcome to the captivating realm of B. Pharm Medicinal Chemistry Unit 4, where we delve into the fascinating world of drugs that influence our mental state. Buckle up, as we explore the intricate mechanisms of sedatives and hypnotics, antipsychotics, and anticonvulsants. Fear not, for we have B Pharm Medicinal Chemistry Unit 4 Pdf Notes


B Pharm Medicinal Chemistry Notes
B Pharm Medicinal Chemistry Notes

B Pharm Medicinal Chemistry Unit 4 Pdf Notes


Unit 4


Chapter 1 (Sedatives and Hypnotics)


Benzodiazepines: SAR of Benzodiazepines, Chlordiazepoxide, Diazepam*, Oxazepam, Chlorazepate, Lorazepam, Alprazolam, Zolpidem Barbiturtes: SAR of barbiturates, Barbital*, Phenobarbital, Mephobarbital, Amobarbital, Butabarbital, Pentobarbital, Secobarbital

Miscelleneous: Amides & imides: Glutethmide. Alcohol & their carbamate derivatives: Meprobomate, Ethchlorvynol. Aldehyde & their derivatives: Triclofos sodium, Paraldehyde.





Chapter 2 (Antipsychotics)


Phenothiazeines: SAR of Phenothiazeines - Promazine hydrochloride, Chlorpromazine hydrochloride*, Triflupromazine, Thioridazine hydrochloride, Piperacetazine hydrochloride, Prochlorperazine maleate, Trifluoperazine hydrochloride.

Ring Analogues of Phenothiazeines: Chlorprothixene, Thiothixene, Loxapine succinate, Clozapine.

Fluro buterophenones: Haloperidol, Droperidol, Risperidone. Beta amino ketones: Molindone hydrochloride. Benzamides: Sulpieride.



Chapter 3 (Anticonvulsants)


SAR of Anticonvulsants, mechanism of anticonvulsant action

Barbiturates: Phenobarbitone, Methabarbital.

Hydantoins: Phenytoin*, Mephenytoin, Ethotoin Oxazolidine diones: Trimethadione, Paramethadione

Succinimides: Phensuximide, Methsuximide, Ethosuximide*

Urea and monoacylureas: Phenacemide, Carbamazepine* Benzodiazepines: Clonazepam Miscellaneous: Primidone, Valproic acid , Gabapentin, Felbamate



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