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Paper | Regular issue | Vol 65, No. 1, 2005, pp.23-35
Published online, 29th November, 2004
DOI: 10.3987/COM-04-10194
Mild, Selective and High-Yield Oxidation of Hantzsch 1,4-Dihydropyridines with Lead(IV) Acetate

Mladen Litvic,* Ivica Cepanec, Mirela Filipan, Karmen Kos, Anamarija Bartolincic, Vinka Druskovic, Mohamed Majed Tibi, and Vladimir Vinkovic

*R & D, Belupo Pharmaceuticals & Cosmetics Inc., Radnicka c. 224, 1000 Zagreb, Croatia


Aromatization of 1,4-dihydropyridines with lead(IV) acetate under mild reaction conditions is described. The method is very selective, mild and versatile in the synthesis of different substituted pyridines.