- "' Pipamperone "'( JAN ), is a typical antipsychotic of the butyrophenone family used in the treatment of schizophrenia.
- Pipamperone is considered to have been a forerunner to the atypical antipsychotics, if not an atypical antipsychotic itself, due to its prominent serotonin antagonism.
- 1-Methyl-4-piperidone is a starting material in the synthesis of dorastine, propiverine and piperylone . 1, 3-dimethyl-4-piperidone is used to make naranol . 1-Benzyl-4-piperidone is a starting material for fentanyl, carpipramine, clocapramine, Fluspirilene, pipamperone, Benzetimide, Aplaviroc and Osanetant . " N "-Carboethoxy-4-piperidone was used to make Lorcainide.