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Title: Rolziracetam  
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Subject: Racetams, Racetam, Piracetam, Brivaracetam, Nootropics
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
Clinical data
Legal status
  • Unscheduled (US)
Routes of
CAS Registry Number  N
ATC code None
PubChem CID:
ChemSpider  Y
Synonyms 2,6,7,8-tetrahydro-1H-pyrrolizine-3,5-dione
Chemical data
Formula C7H9N2O2
Molecular mass 139.152 g/mol

Rolziracetam is a nootropic drug of the racetam family.

Rolziracetam was found to improve performance on a delayed-response task in aged rhesus monkeys. It has a wide margin of safety in animals and has been evaluated for use in cognitively impaired human subjects. [1]

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  1. ^ Butler DE, Leonard JD, Caprathe BW, L'Italien YJ, Pavia MR, Hershenson FM, Poschel PH, Marriott JG. Amnesia-reversal activity of a series of cyclic imides. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 1987 Mar;30(3):498-503.

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