Patents by Inventor Kentaro Hirai

Kentaro Hirai has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 4341704
    Abstract: 4,1-Benzoxazepines and thia analogs thereof of the formula: ##STR1## (wherein --A--B-- is the following group: ##STR2## (wherein R.sup.1 is hydrogen, C.sub.1 to C.sub.3 alkyl, or C.sub.7 to C.sub.9 aralkyl;R.sup.2 is C.sub.1 to C.sub.3 alkyl or C.sub.1 to C.sub.3 .alpha.-aminoalkyl;R.sup.3 is C.sub.2 to C.sub.6 dialkylamino;R.sup.4 is C.sub.2 to C.sub.6 dialkylamino or C.sub.5 to C.sub.7 alkylpiperazino;R.sup.5 is C.sub.1 to C.sub.3 alkyl; andQ is oxygen or sulfur);D is oxygen or sulfur;X is halogen or nitro;Y is hydrogen or halogen; andZ is hydrogen, C.sub.1 to C.sub.3 alkoxy, or C.sub.3 to C.sub.9 dialkylaminoalkoxy;with the proviso that when --A--B-- is ##STR3## Z is not hydrogen.) useful as novel central nervous system drugs are prepared by various synthetic routes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 23, 1981
    Date of Patent: July 27, 1982
    Assignee: Shionogi & Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kentaro Hirai, Shigeru Matsutani, Teruyuki Ishiba, Itsuo Makino
  • Patent number: 4318858
    Abstract: A compound of the formula: ##STR1## [wherein R is dimethylamino or 1-pyrrolidinyl;R.sup.1 and R.sup.2 each is hydrogen or C.sub.1 -C.sub.3 alkyl;R.sup.3 is hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.3 alkyl (optionally substituted by one member selected from the group consisting of cyano, C.sub.1 -C.sub.3 alkoxy, phenyl, and 5- or 6-membered heterocyclic group), C.sub.3 -C.sub.6 cycloalkyl, C.sub.2 -C.sub.5 alkenyl (optionally substituted by one member selected from the group consisting of C.sub.1 -C.sub.3 alkoxy, phenyl, and phenoxy), C.sub.6 -C.sub.10 aryl (optionally substituted by one or two members selected from the group consisting of hydroxy, halogen, nitro, sulfamoyl, C.sub.1 -C.sub.3 alkyl, C.sub.1 -C.sub.3 alkoxy, C.sub.1 -C.sub.3 alkanoyl, C.sub.2 -C.sub.4 alkoxycarbonyl, C.sub.2 -C.sub.4 dialkylamino, and C.sub.1 -C.sub.3 alkanesulfonyl), or 5- or 6-membered heterocyclic group (optionally substituted by one member selected from the group consisting of oxo, halogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.3 alkyl, and C.sub.1 -C.sub.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 2, 1980
    Date of Patent: March 9, 1982
    Assignee: Shionogi & Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kentaro Hirai, Shigeru Matsutani, Teruyuki Ishiba, Itsuo Makino, Masami Doteuchi, Koichi Otani
  • Patent number: 4309433
    Abstract: An aminoalkylbenzene derivative of the formula: ##STR1## [wherein A is oxygen or sulfur;Y is oxo, thioxo, or cyanoimino;a is an integer of 1 to 3;b is an integer of 0 to 3;c is an integer of 1 to 4;R.sup.1 is alkyl;R.sup.2 is hydrogen or alkyl; orR.sup.1 and R.sup.2 taken together represent pyrrolidinyl;R is hydrogen, cycloalkyl, trihaloalkyl, alkoxy, dialkylamino, aryl, aroyl, heterocyclic group, or a group of the formula: ##STR2## (wherein R.sup.3 is hydrogen, halogen, amino, alkyl, alkylamino, dialkylamino, alkylthio, or aryloxy;R.sup.4 is hydrogen, alkyl, alkenyl, aryl, or heterocyclic group; orR.sup.3 and R.sup.4 taken together represent alkylidene or aralkylidene;with the proviso that the above aryl, aroyl, and heterocyclic group can be substituted by 1 to 3 substituents] and its pharmaceutically acceptable acid addition salts being useful as histamine H.sub.2 blockers, especially peptic ulcer remedies, are provided via several routes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 30, 1980
    Date of Patent: January 5, 1982
    Assignee: Shionogi & Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kentaro Hirai, Teruyuki Ishiba, Shigeru Matsutani, Itsuo Makino, Toshio Fujishita, Masami Doteuchi, Koichi Otani
  • Patent number: 4297280
    Abstract: 4,1-Benzoxazepines and thia analogs thereof of the formula: ##STR1## (wherein --A--B-- is the following group: ##STR2## (wherein R.sup.1 is hydrogen, C.sub.1 to C.sub.3 alkyl, or C.sub.7 to C.sub.9 aralkyl;R.sup.2 is C.sub.1 to C.sub.3 alkyl or C.sub.1 to C.sub.3 .alpha.-aminoalkyl;R.sup.3 is C.sub.2 to C.sub.6 dialkylamino;R.sup.4 is C.sub.2 to C.sub.6 dialkylamino or C.sub.5 to C.sub.7 alkylpiperazino;R.sup.5 is C.sub.1 to C.sub.3 alkyl; andQ is oxygen or sulfur);D is oxygen or sulfur;X is halogen or nitro;Y is hydrogen or halogen; andZ is hydrogen, C.sub.1 to C.sub.3 alkoxy, or C.sub.3 to C.sub.9 dialkylaminoalkoxy;with the proviso that when --A--B-- is ##STR3## Z is not hydrogen.) useful as novel central nervous system drugs are prepared by various synthetic routes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 6, 1979
    Date of Patent: October 27, 1981
    Assignee: Shionogi & Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kentaro Hirai, Shigeru Matsutani, Teruyuki Ishiba, Itsuo Makino
  • Patent number: 4264499
    Abstract: A compound of the formula: ##STR1## wherein R is hydrogen, 2-5C alkoxycarbonyl, 1-7C acyl, 1-4C alkylthio, 7-10C phenylalkylthio, phenylthio, halo-phenylthio, disubstituted aminothio, ##STR2## R.sup.1 is hydrogen or halogen; R.sup.2 is halogen or nitro;and its pharmaceutically acceptable acid addition salts.The compounds and salts thereof are useful as psychotropic agents and as anxiolytics, anticonvulsants and hypnotics.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 10, 1980
    Date of Patent: April 28, 1981
    Assignee: Shionogi & Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kentaro Hirai, Toshio Fujishita, Teruyuki Ishiba
  • Patent number: 4240957
    Abstract: Dipeptide derivatives represented by the formula: ##STR1## wherein R represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 alkenyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 cyanoalkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 carbamoylalkyl group, C.sub.3 -C.sub.10 dialkylaminoalkyl group or cyclopropylmethyl group, R.sup.1 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group, C.sub.7 -C.sub.14 aralkyl group, C.sub.7 -C.sub.14 hydroxyaralkyl group, C.sub.6 -C.sub.12 aryl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 carbamoylalkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 carboxyalkyl group, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 aminoalkyl group, C.sub.4 -C.sub.10 guanidylalkyl group, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 mercaptoalkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 alkylthioalkyl group, C.sub.9 -C.sub.15 indolylalkyl group or C.sub.4 -C.sub.9 imidazolylalkyl group, R.sup.2 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group, C.sub.7 -C.sub.14 aralkyl group, C.sub.6 -C.sub.12 aryl group, glycyl group or glycyl-glycyl group, R.sup.3 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group or amino-protecting group, R.sup.1 and R.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 7, 1977
    Date of Patent: December 23, 1980
    Assignee: Shionogi & Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kentaro Hirai, Teruyuki Ishiba, Kazuyuki Sasakura, Hirohiko Sugimoto
  • Patent number: 4231930
    Abstract: A compound of the formula: ##STR1## wherein R is hydrogen, 2-5C alkoxycarbonyl, 1-7C acyl, 1-4C alkylthio, 7-10C phenylalkylthio, phenylthio, halo-phenylthio, disubstituted aminothio, ##STR2## R.sup.1 is hydrogen or halogen; R.sup.2 is halogen or nitro;and its pharmaceutically acceptable acid addition salts. The compounds and salts thereof are useful as psychotropic agents and as anxiolytics, anticonvulsants and hypnotics.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 1979
    Date of Patent: November 4, 1980
    Assignee: Shionogi & Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kentaro Hirai, Toshio Fujishita, Teruyuki Ishiba
  • Patent number: 4159374
    Abstract: Triazolyl ketone derivatives of the formula: ##STR1## (wherein R represents lower alkoxy or the group ##STR2## R.sup.4 and R.sup.5 each represents hydrogen, lower alkyl, ##STR3## represents hetero ring selected from pyrrolidino, piperidino, and morpholino; R.sup.1 represents halogen or nitro; R.sup.2 represents hydrogen or lower alkyl; R.sup.3 represents lower alkyl, phenyl, or the group ##STR4## R.sup.6 represents hydrogen, lower alkyl, or benzyl; R.sup.7 and R.sup.8 each represents hydrogen, lower alkyl, or ##STR5## represents hetero ring selected from pyrrolidino, piperidino, and morpholino; and Ar represents phenyl, o-halogenophenyl, or 2-pyridyl) and their pharmaceutically acceptable acid addition salts, being useful as anxiolytics, hypnotics, anticonvulsants, muscle relaxants, or their synthetic intermediates, are prepared by several routes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 3, 1977
    Date of Patent: June 26, 1979
    Assignee: Shionogi & Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kentaro Hirai, Hirohiko Sugimoto
  • Patent number: 4154727
    Abstract: Dipeptide derivatives represented by the formula: ##STR1## wherein R represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 alkenyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 cyanoalkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 carbamoylalkyl group, C.sub.3 -C.sub.10 dialkylaminoalkyl group or cyclopropylmethyl group, R.sup.1 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group, C.sub.7 -C.sub.14 aralkyl group, C.sub.7 -C.sub.14 hydroxyaralkyl group, C.sub.6 -C.sub.12 aryl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 carbamoylalkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 carboxyalkyl group, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 aminoalkyl group, C.sub.4 -C.sub.10 guanidylalkyl group, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 mercaptoalkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 alkylthioalkyl group, C.sub.9 -C.sub.15 indolylalkyl group or C.sub.4 -C.sub.9 imidazolylalkyl group, R.sup.2 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group, C.sub.7 -C.sub.14 aralkyl group, C.sub.6 -C.sub.12 aryl group, glycyl group or glycyl-glycyl group, R.sup.3 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group or amino-protecting group, R.sup.1 and R.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 6, 1978
    Date of Patent: May 15, 1979
    Assignee: Shionogi & Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kentaro Hirai, Teruyuki Ishiba, Kazuyuki Sasakura, Hirohiko Sugimoto
  • Patent number: 4147700
    Abstract: Triazolylbenzophenone derivatives of the formula: ##STR1## (wherein R represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 halo-alkyl, the group --(CH.sub.2).sub.n --X--R.sup.5, or the group ##STR2## R.sup.5 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl, C.sub.2 -C.sub.6 alkenyl, C.sub.2 -C.sub.6 alkynyl, C.sub.6 -C.sub.10 aryl, or C.sub.2 -C.sub.8 acyl; X represents sulfur or oxygen; n represents 0, 1, 2, or 3; R.sup.6 and R.sup.7 each represents hydrogen or C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl; or the group ##STR3## represents pyrrolidino, piperidino, morpholino, or .gamma.-methylpiperazino; R.sup.1 represents hydrogen or halogen; R.sup.2 represents halogen, nitro, or trifluoromethyl; R.sup.3 represents C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 halo-alkyl, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 azido-alkyl, C.sub.6 -C.sub.10 aryl, C.sub.2 -C.sub.8 acyl, or the group ##STR4## R.sup.4 and R.sup.8 each represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl, or C.sub.7 -C.sub.10 aralkyl; R.sup.9 represents hydrogen or C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl; R.sup.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 15, 1977
    Date of Patent: April 3, 1979
    Assignee: Shionogi & Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kentaro Hirai, Toshio Fujishita, Teruyuki Ishiba, Hirohiko Sugimoto
  • Patent number: 4143048
    Abstract: Triazolylbenzophenone derivatives of the formula: ##STR1## (wherein R represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 halo-alkyl, the group --(CH.sub.2).sub.n --X--R.sup.5, or the group ##STR2## R.sup.5 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl, C.sub.2 -C.sub.6 alkenyl, C.sub.2 -C.sub.6 alkynyl, C.sub.6 -C.sub.10 aryl, or C.sub.2 -C.sub.8 acyl; X represents sulfur or oxygen; n represents 0, 1, 2, or 3; R.sup.6 and R.sup.7 each represents hydrogen or C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl; or the group ##STR3## represents pyrrolidino, piperidino, morpholino, or .gamma.-methylpiperazino; R.sup.1 represents hydrogen or halogen; R.sup.2 represents halogen, nitro, or trifluoromethyl; R.sup.3 represents C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 halo-alkyl, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 azido-alkyl, C.sub.6 -C.sub.10 aryl, C.sub.2 -C.sub.8 acyl, or the group ##STR4## R.sup.4 and R.sup.8 each represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl, or C.sub.7 -C.sub.10 aralkyl; R.sup.9 represents hydrogen or C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl; R.sup.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 15, 1977
    Date of Patent: March 6, 1979
    Assignee: Shionogi & Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kentaro Hirai, Toshio Fujishita, Teruyuki Ishiba, Hirohiko Sugimoto
  • Patent number: 4076705
    Abstract: Dipeptide derivatives represented by the formula: ##STR1## wherein R represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 alkenyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 cyanoalkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 carbamoylalkyl group, C.sub.3 -C.sub.10 dialkylaminoalkyl group or cyclopropylmethyl group, R.sup.1 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group, C.sub.7 -C.sub.14 aralkyl group, C.sub.7 -C.sub.14 hydroxyaralkyl group, C.sub.6 -C.sub.12 aryl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 carbamoylalkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 carboxyalkyl group, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 aminoalkyl group, C.sub.4 -C.sub.10 guanidylalkyl group, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 mercaptoalkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 alkylthioalkyl group, C.sub.9 -C.sub.15 indolylalkyl group or C.sub.4 -C.sub.9 imidazolylalkyl group, R.sup.2 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group, C.sub.7 -C.sub.14 aralkyl group, C.sub.6 -C.sub.12 aryl group, glycyl group or glycyl-glycyl group, R.sup.3 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group or amino-protecting group, R.sup.1 and R.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 20, 1976
    Date of Patent: February 28, 1978
    Assignee: Shionogi & Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kentaro Hirai, Teruyuki Ishiba, Kazuyuki Sasakura, Hirohiko Sugimoto
  • Patent number: 4076703
    Abstract: Dipeptide derivatives represented by the formula: ##STR1## wherein R represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 alkenyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 cyanoalkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 carbamoylalkyl group, C.sub.3 -C.sub.10 dialkylaminoalkyl group or cyclopropylmethyl group, R.sup.1 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group, C.sub.7 -C.sub.14 aralkyl group, C.sub.7 -C.sub.14 hydroxyaralkyl group, C.sub.6 -C.sub.12 aryl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 carbamoylalkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 carboxyalkyl group, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 aminoalkyl group, C.sub.4 -C.sub.10 guanidylalkyl group, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 mercaptoalkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 alkylthioalkyl group, C.sub.9 -C.sub.15 indolylalkyl group or C.sub.4 -C.sub.9 imidazolylalkyl group, R.sup.2 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group, C.sub.7 -C.sub.14 aralkyl group, C.sub.6 -C.sub.12 aryl group, glycyl group or glycyl-glycyl group, R.sup.3 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group or amino-protecting group, R.sup.1 and R.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 20, 1976
    Date of Patent: February 28, 1978
    Assignee: Shionogi & Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kentaro Hirai, Teruyuki Ishiba, Kazuyuki Sasakura, Hirohiko Sugimoto
  • Patent number: 4076704
    Abstract: Dipeptide derivatives represented by the formula: ##STR1## wherein R represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 alkenyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 cyanoalkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 carbamoylalkyl group, C.sub.3 -C.sub.10 dialkylaminoalkyl group or cyclopropylmethyl group, R.sup.1 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group, C.sub.7 -C.sub.14 aralkyl group, C.sub.7 -C.sub.14 hydroxyaralkyl group, C.sub.6 -C.sub.12 aryl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 carbamoylalkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 carboxyalkyl group, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 aminoalkyl group, C.sub.4 -C.sub.10 guanidylalkyl group, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 mercaptoalkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 alkylthioalkyl group, C.sub.9 -C.sub.15 indolylalkyl group or C.sub.4 -C.sub.9 imidazolylalkyl group, R.sup.2 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group, C.sub.7 -C.sub.14 aralkyl group, C.sub.6 -C.sub.12 aryl group, glycyl group or glycyl-glycyl group, R.sup.3 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group or amino-protecting group, R.sup.1 and R.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 20, 1976
    Date of Patent: February 28, 1978
    Assignee: Shionogi & Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kentaro Hirai, Teruyuki Ishiba, Kazuyuki Sasakura, Hirohiko Sugimoto
  • Patent number: 4076702
    Abstract: Dipeptide derivatives represented by the formula: ##STR1## wherein R represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 alkenyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 cyanoalkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 carbamoylalkyl group, C.sub.3 -C.sub.10 dialkylaminoalkyl group or cyclopropylmethyl group, R.sup.1 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group, C.sub.7 -C.sub.14 aralkyl group, C.sub.7 -C.sub.14 hydroxyaralkyl group, C.sub.6 -C.sub.12 aryl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 carbamoylalkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 carboxyalkyl group, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 aminoalkyl group, C.sub.4 -C.sub.10 guanidylalkyl group, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 mercaptoalkyl group, C.sub.2 -C.sub.7 alkylthioalkyl group, C.sub.9 -C.sub.15 indolylalkyl group or C.sub.4 -C.sub.9 imidazolylalkyl group, R.sup.2 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group, C.sub.7 -C.sub.14 aralkyl group, C.sub.6 -C.sub.12 aryl group, glycyl group or glycyl-glycyl group, R.sup.3 represents hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl group or amino-protecting group, R.sup.1 and R.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 20, 1976
    Date of Patent: February 28, 1978
    Assignee: Shionogi & Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kentaro Hirai, Teruyuki Ishiba, Kazuyuki Sasakura, Hirohiko Sugimoto