3-Methylpiperidine, is used as a reactant for synthesis of Phenylpropenamide derivatives for anti-hepatitis B virus activity, CB2 receptor agonists for treatment of chronic pain, aurora kinase inhibitors, spiroimidazolidinone NPC1L1 inhibitors, 1,3,5-Oxadiazinones, selective serotonin 5-HT6 receptor antagonists. It is also used as a pharmaceutical intermediate and as a intermediate in organic synthesis.
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Shu-Wei Yang et. al. Structure-activity relationships of 2,4-diphenyl-1H-imidazole analogs as CB2 receptor agonists for the treatment of chronic pain. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters. 2011, 21,(1), 182-185 .
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