Acetophenone is acclimated for the amalgam of abounding pharmaceuticals, for example: pyrrobutamine, dextropropoxyphene, trihexyphenidyl, pridinol, aspaminol, Cycrimine, Biperiden, Procyclidine, acifran, Amixetrine, Mesuximide, and Benmoxin. Allegedly aswell for phenylpropanolamine (note: in this case it is in fact propiophenone not PhAc).
Mannich acknowledgment with dimethylamine and formaldehyde was described. This is acclimated to adapt 1-chloro-1-phenyl-3-dimethylaminopropane, which is acclimated to adapt such antidepressants as Ansoxetine, fluoxetine, atomoxetine, and nisoxetine. Using diethylamine instead gives the diethyl analog.