Phenytoin Related Compound A

Chemical Information

Chemical Name : Phenytoin Related Compound A
Category : Impurities
Purity : Not less than 95 %
Synonyms : 2,2-Diphenylglycine
Molecular Weight : 227.26 mol/g
Molecular Formula : C14H13NO2
Application : "2,2-Diphenylglycine is a decomposition product of Phenytoin , which reduces incidence of grand mal seizures; appears to stabilize excitable membranes perhaps through effects on Na+, K+, and Ca2+ channels."
Therapeutic : Anticonvulsants (Anti-Epileptics)

Additional Information

References : "Shah, V, et al,: J, Pharm, Sci,, 75, 1113 (1986); Faucette, S,, et al,: J, Pharmacol, Exp, Ther,, 320, 72"