Agomelatine

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N06AX22

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0138112-76-2

Chemical Formula

C15-H17-N-O2

Molecular Weight

243

Therapeutic Category

Antidepressant: Melatonin receptor agonist

Chemical Names

N-[2-(7-methoxy-1-naphthyl)ethyl]acetamide (WHO)

N-[2-(7-Methoxynaphthalen-1-yl)ethyl]acetamide (BAN)

Foreign Names

  • Agomelatinum (Latin)
  • Agomelatin (German)
  • Agomélatine (French)
  • Agomelatina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Agomelatine (OS: BAN)
  • Agomélatine (OS: DCF)
  • S-20098 (IS: Servier)
  • S-20304 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Thymanax
    Servier, Spain; Servier, Lithuania; Servier, Latvia; Servier, Portugal; Servier Italia, Italy
  • Valdoxan
    Les Laboratoires Servier, Austria; Servier, Australia; Servier, Belgium; Servier, Switzerland; Servier, China; Servier, Germany; Servier, Denmark; Servier, Spain; Servier, Finland; Servier, France; Servier, United Kingdom; Servier, Greece; Servier, Croatia (Hrvatska); Servier, Iceland; Servier, Lithuania; Servier, Latvia; Servier, Netherlands; Servier, Oman; Servier, Portugal; Servier, Romania; Servier, Russian Federation; Servier, Sweden; Servier, Slovenia; Servier-F, Italy

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
WHOWorld Health Organization

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