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Brimonidine

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

S01EA05

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0059803-98-4

Chemical Formula

C11-H10-Br-N5

Molecular Weight

292

Therapeutic Categories

α₂-Sympathomimetic agent

Dermatological agent: Treatment of rosacea

Ophthalmic agent: Glaucoma treatment

Chemical Name

5-bromo-6-(2-imidazolidinylideneamino)quinoxalione (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Brimonidinum (Latin)
  • Brimonidin (German)
  • Brimonidine (French)
  • Brimonidina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Brimonidine (OS: BAN)
  • AGN 190342 (IS)
  • BRN 0751629 (IS)
  • UNII-E6GNX3HHTE (IS)
  • Brimonidine (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Brimonidine Tartrate (OS: USAN, BANM, JAN)
  • AGN 190342 LF (IS)
  • UK 14304-18 (IS)
  • UNII-4S9CL2DY2H (IS)

Brand Names

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Glossary

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

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