A novel method for the synthesis of 4(3H)-quinazolinones

Raid J. Abdel-Jalil*, Wolfgang Voelter, Muhammad Saeed

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Condensation of anthranilamide with aryl, alkyl or heteroaryl aldehydes in refluxing ethanol and the presence of CuCl2 afforded the corresponding 2-substituted quinazolinones in excellent yields.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3475-3476
Number of pages2
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number17
Publication statusPublished - Apr 19 2004
Externally publishedYes


  • Anthranilimide
  • Quinazolinone
  • Schiff base
  • Synthesis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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