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style="background: #F8EABA; text-align: center;" colspan="2" Butyrophenone
CAS number
PubChem 10315
Molecular formula C10H12O
Molar mass 148.202
style="background: #F8EABA; text-align: center;" colspan="2" Except where noted otherwise, data are given for
materials in their standard state
(at 25 °C, 100 kPa)

Infobox disclaimer and references

Butyrophenone is a compound, and butyrophenones are a class of pharmaceutical drugs derived from that compound that block dopamine receptors and are used to treat various pyschiatric disorders such as schizophrenia, as well as acting as moderately effective antiemetics.

Examples include:

The atypical antipsychotic risperidone, although not a butyrophenone, was developed with the structures of benperidol and lenperone as a basis.

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