From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
PRX-07034 structure.png
Clinical data
Routes of
ATC code
  • none
Legal status
Legal status
  • In general: uncontrolled
CAS Number
  • 903580-16-5
PubChem CID
  • 11532574
  • 9707357
  • YJ5TMF911R
Chemical and physical data
Formula C21H29Cl2N3O4S
Molar mass 490.44 g/mol
3D model (JSmol)
  • Interactive image

PRX-07034 is a selective 5-HT6 receptor antagonist.[1] It has cognition and memory-enhancing properties and potently decreases food intake and body weight in rodents.[1][2][3][4] PRX-07034 was under development by Epix Pharmaceuticals for the treatment of obesity and cognitive impairment associated with Alzheimer's disease and schizophrenia but upon the company collapsing due to lack of funds the compound was auctioned to another corporation.[5][6][6][7]


  1. ^ Fone KC (November 2008). "An update on the role of the 5-hydroxytryptamine6 receptor in cognitive function". Neuropharmacology. 55 (6): 1015–22. doi:10.1016/j.neuropharm.2008.06.061. PMID 18655798.
  2. ^ Halford JC, Harrold JA, Boyland EJ, Lawton CL, Blundell JE (2007). "Serotonergic drugs : effects on appetite expression and use for the treatment of obesity". Drugs. 67 (1): 27–55. doi:10.2165/00003495-200767010-00004. PMID 17209663.
  3. ^ "PREDIX Pharmaceuticals (PRDX): Fourth Predix drug candidate enters clinical trials".
  4. ^ a b "Epix Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces a Successful Auction Sale of Five Drug Program Intellectual Properties on September 30, 2009".
  5. ^ "Epix Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces PRX-07034 Therapeutics - CNS Phase 2 Will be Part of the Intellectual Property Offered for Sale at the September 30, 2009 Auction".

External links

  • Preclinical Data on Predix Pharmaceuticals' 5-HT6 Antagonist for Obesity and Cognitive...
  • Epix’s Experimental Drug PRX-07034 Shows Potential Benefit on Cognition, Obesity
Retrieved from ""
This content was retrieved from Wikipedia :
This page is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article "PRX-07034"; it is used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA). You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the CC-BY-SA