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Alfentanil

In the US, Alfentanil (alfentanil systemic) is a member of the drug class narcotic analgesics and is used to treat Anesthesia and Pain.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N01AH02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0071195-58-9

Chemical Formula

C21-H32-N6-O3

Molecular Weight

416

Therapeutic Category

Opioid analgesic

Chemical Name

N-[1-[2-(4-etyl-5-oxo-2-tetrazolin-1-yl)etyl]-4-(metoxymetyl)-4-piperidinyl]propionanilide (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Alfentanilum (Latin)
  • Alfentanil (German)
  • Alfentanil (French)
  • Alfentanilo (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Alfentanil (OS: BAN, DCF)
  • Alfentanil Hydrochloride (OS: USAN, BANM)
  • R 39209 (IS)
  • Alfentanil (chlorhydrate d') (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Alfentanil hydrochlorid (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Alfentanil Hydrochloride (PH: BP 2015)
  • Alfentanil hydrochloride (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Alfentanili hydrochloridum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Alfentanyl
    Janssen-Cilag, Colombia
  • Rapifen
    IFET, Greece; Janssen, Hong Kong; Janssen, Taiwan; Janssen-Cilag, Tunisia
  • Alfast
    Cristalia, Brazil
  • Alfentanil Hameln
    Hameln, United Kingdom
  • Alfentanil Max Health
    Max Health, New Zealand
  • Alfentanil Sandoz
    Sandoz, Canada
  • Alfentanil-hameln
    Hameln Plus, Germany
  • Fentalim
    Angelini, Italy
  • Limifen
    Janssen-cilag, Spain
  • Rapifen
    Janssen, Belgium; Janssen, Brazil; Janssen, Ireland; Janssen, Norway; Janssen, New Zealand; Janssen, Singapore; Janssen, South Africa; Janssen Cilag, Netherlands; Janssen Cilag, Serbia; Janssen-Cilag, Switzerland; Janssen-Cilag, Chile; Janssen-Cilag, Czech Republic; Janssen-Cilag, Germany; Janssen-Cilag, Denmark; Janssen-Cilag, Egypt; Janssen-Cilag, United Kingdom; Janssen-Cilag, Lebanon; Janssen-Cilag, Portugal; Janssen-Cilag, Peru

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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