Polycyclic N‐hetero compounds. XXXVI. Syntheses and antidepressive evaluation of 11,13,15,17‐tetraazasteroids and their 17‐oxides

Takashi Hirota, Kenji Sasaki, Hiroshi Yamamoto, Taiji Nakayama

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Syntheses of 11,13,15,17‐tetraazasteroids, their B‐homologues, and 17‐oxide derivatives are described. Antidepressive evaluation of these compounds and their precursors were screened by inhibitory action of reserpine‐induced hypothermia.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)257-261
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Heterocyclic Chemistry
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1991

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  • Organic Chemistry

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