Ligand id: 4133

Name: aniracetam

Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 3
Hydrogen bond donors 0
Rotatable bonds 3
Topological polar surface area 46.61
Molecular weight 219.09
XLogP 1.37
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

No information available.
Summary of Clinical Use
Aniracetam is not approved by the US FDA or EMA. It is approved for use in some countries.
Aniracetam is used for its nootropic (cognition-enhancing) and central stimulant effects.
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
Aniracetam's anxiolytic action may be mediated through dopamine D2, nicotinic acetylcholine, and serotonin 5-HT2A receptors [2]. This compound also allosterically potentiates AMPA receptor activity [1].