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: AMANTADINE derivative that has some dopaminergic effects. It has been proposed as an antiparkinson agent.
Excitatory Amino Acid Antagonists
aminoadamantane; D 145; Namenda; Merz Brand of Memantine Hydrochloride; Memantine Hydrochloride; Memantin; Lundbeck Brand of Memantine Hydrochloride; Ebixa; D-
145; Axura; 1-
CAS Registry & name
Memantine/*analogs & derivatives
Receptors, N-Methyl-D-Aspartate/antagonists & inhibitors.
Nucl Med Biol 1998 May;25(4):323-30
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