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Title: Metralindole  
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Subject: Pirlindole, Cimoxatone, Mebanazine, Metfendrazine, Safrazine
Collection: Antidepressants, Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors, Russian Drugs
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
Clinical data
Legal status
  • Prescription only
Routes Oral
CAS number
ATC code None
Chemical data
Formula C15H17N3O 
Mol. mass 255.32 g/mol

Metralindole (Inkazan) is a reversible inhibitor of monoamine oxidase A (RIMA) which was investigated in Russia as a potential antidepressant.[1] It is structurally and pharmacologically related to pirlindole.

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  1. ^ Andreeva NI, Golovina SM, Faermark MF, Shvarts GIa, Mashkovskiĭ MD (1991). "[The comparative influence of pyrazidol, inkazan and other antidepressant monoamine oxidase inhibitors on the pressor effect of tyramine]". Farmakologiia I Toksikologiia (in Russian) 54 (2): 38–40.  

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