ACETOHEXAMIDE - (968-81-0)

Introduction

Name: acetohexamide; 1-[(4-acetylbenzene)sulfonyl]-3-cyclohexylurea 4-acetyl-N-(cyclohexylcarbamoyl)benzenesulfonamide
* IUPAC
CAS Number: 968-81-0
Chemical Formula: C15H20N2O4S
Molar Mass: 324.3953 g
Mass Percent: C 55.537 %; H 6.2142 %; N 8.6355 %; O 19.728 %; S 9.8845 % 

Classification

• organic • aromatic

Uses/Function

• "An orally administered hypoglycemic agent used to treat non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus." 1

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Sources

(1) - Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary, 18th ed.; F. A. David Company: Philadelphia, PA, 1997; p 18.