Berberine

Scheme

DCF

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0002086-83-1

Chemical Formula

C20-H18-N-O4

Molecular Weight

336

Therapeutic Categories

Antiseptic agent

Disinfectant

Astringent agent

Chemical Names

5,6-Dihydro-9,10-dimethoxybenzo[g]-1,3-benzodioxolo[5,6-a]quinolizinium

7,8,13,13a-tetradehydro-9,10-dimethoxy-2,3-(methylenedioxy)berberinium

Foreign Names

  • Berberin (German)
  • Berberine (French)
  • Berberina (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name

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