|Chemical and physical data|
|Molar mass||384.604 g·mol−1|
|3D model (JSmol)|
|(what is this?)|
L-759,656 is an analgesic drug that is a cannabinoid agonist. It is a highly selective agonist for the CB2 receptor, with selectivity of 414x for CB2 over CB1, although it is still not as selective as newer agents such as HU-308.
It produces some similar effects to other cannabinoid agonists such as analgesia, but with little or no sedative or psychoactive effects due to its weak CB1 activity, and a relatively strong antiinflammatory effect due to its strong activity at CB2.
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