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Polymorphic acetylation of nitrazepam.
  1. A K Karim,
  2. D A Evans


    Nitrazepam is metabolized in part by nitro-reduction to an amine followed by acetylation. This acetylation step has been shown to be under the control of the same genetic polymorphism as sulphamethazine (syn: sulphadimidine).

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