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Dexchlorpheniramine

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

In the US, Dexchlorpheniramine (dexchlorpheniramine systemic) is a member of the drug class antihistamines and is used to treat Allergic Reactions and Hay Fever.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

R06AB02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0025523-97-1

Chemical Formula

C16-H19-Cl-N2

Molecular Weight

274

Therapeutic Categories

Antiallergic agent

Histamine H₁-receptor antagonist (H₁-antihistaminic)

Chemical Name

2-Pyridinepropanamine, t-(4-chlorophenyl)-N,N-dimetyl-, (S)-

Foreign Names

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Afeme
    Cetus, Argentina
  • Allergamine
    Pharmaderm, Tunisia
  • Allergen
    T Man, Thailand
  • Broxolgrip (Dexchlorpheniramine and Paracetamol)
    Galeno, Venezuela
  • Celestamine (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Hong Kong; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Tunisia
  • Denir
    Opalia, Tunisia
  • Dexchlorpheniramine Ying Yuan
    Ying Yuan, Taiwan
  • DPM
    Biosciences, India
  • Polaramine
    Scherring, Egypt
  • A-ferin forte (Dexchlorpheniramine and Paracetamol)
    Bilim, Georgia; Hüsnü Arsan, Turkey
  • Alegi (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexamethasone)
    Lapi Laboratories, Indonesia
  • Alegrip
    New Pharma, Venezuela
  • Alerdex (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexamethasone)
    Armoxindo, Indonesia
  • Alivet (Dexchlorpheniramine and Paracetamol)
    Leti, Venezuela
  • Allermin
    CCPC, Taiwan
  • Allersan (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Europharm, Hong Kong
  • Aly
    The Forty-Two, Thailand
  • Angrip Noche (Dexchlorpheniramine and Paracetamol)
    Giempi, Venezuela
  • Apracur PC (Dexchlorpheniramine and Paracetamol)
    The United Drug, Thailand
  • Arc-Chlor
    The United Drug, Thailand
  • Axcel Dexchlorpheniramine
    Kotra Pharma, Malaysia
  • Axcel Dexchlorpheniramine Forte
    Kotra Pharma, Vietnam
  • Bechlomin (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Jean-Marie Pharmacal, Hong Kong
  • Beclomin (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Jean-Marie Pharmacal, Hong Kong
  • Betaselemin (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Towa Yakuhin, Japan
  • Boracough (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dextromethorphan)
    Sriprasit Pharma, Thailand
  • Bronchistal (Dexchlorpheniramine and Ammonium Chloride)
    Kahira, Oman
  • Cam (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Chile, Chile
  • Celesemine (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Spain
  • Celestamine (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Essex, Philippines; Mantecorp, Brazil; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Japan; Schering-Plough, Chile; Schering-Plough, Indonesia; Schering-Plough, Venezuela; Schering-Plough, South Africa
  • Célestamine (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    MSD France, France
  • Celestamine Pediatrico (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone (pediatric))
    Schering-Plough, Argentina
  • Celestana (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Kobayashi Kako, Japan
  • Celestik (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Pyridam Farma, Indonesia
  • Chlocodemin (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Taisho Yakuhin, Japan
  • Chloramine
    Picco Pharma, Thailand
  • Clofexan (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Bago, Chile
  • Colergis (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Dexa Medica, Indonesia
  • Corsamyl (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dextromethorphan)
    Corsa Industries, Indonesia
  • Cortamine (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Interbat, Indonesia
  • Delamin
    Standard, Taiwan
  • Demazin (Dexchlorpheniramine and Phenylephrine)
    Schering-Plough, South Africa
  • Demazin Day/Night Relief (Dexchlorpheniramine and Pseudoephedrine)
    Schering-Plough, New Zealand
  • Deucoaler (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Medipharm, Chile
  • Dex Antihist
    Pharmaniaga, Hong Kong
  • Dexatamin
    CCM Duopharma Biotech, Malaysia
  • Dexchloramine
    CCM, Malaysia
  • Dex-Chlorpheniramine
    Golden Horse, Taiwan
  • Dexchlorpheniramine BJ Benjaosoth
    BJ Benjaosoth, Thailand
  • Dexchlorpheniramine Chin Tien
    Chin Tien, Taiwan
  • Dexclor
    Cristalia, Brazil
  • Dexclorfeniramina
    Billi Farmacêutica, Brazil
  • Dex-CTM
    Synmosa, Taiwan
  • Dexferin
    Johnson, Taiwan
  • Dexmine (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Grupo Cimed, Brazil
  • Dextaco (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexamethasone)
    Berlico Mulia Farma, Indonesia
  • Dextafen (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexamethasone)
    Otto Pharmaceutical, Indonesia
  • Dextamine (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexamethasone)
    Phapros, Indonesia
  • Dextrosone (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Quality Pharm, Hong Kong
  • Domesone (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexamethasone)
    Yarindo Farmatama, Indonesia
  • Emperacin (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Medisa Shinyaku, Japan
  • Flumed (Dexchlorpheniramine and Pseudoephedrine)
    Riyadh Pharma, Oman
  • Gratamin (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Gracia Pharmindo, Indonesia
  • Histablock (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Kyowa Yakuhin, Japan
  • Histacort (Dexchlorpheniramine and Prednisolone)
    BioFemme, Philippines
  • Histadex (Dexchlorpheniramine and Pseudoephedrine)
    Vitamed, Israel
  • Histaklor
    Graha, Indonesia
  • Histamin
    Neo Quimica, Brazil
  • Horamine
    Hovid, Georgia
  • Koumin
    Shinlin Sinseng, Taiwan
  • Linctol (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dextromethorphan, + Ephedrine (veterinary use))
    Jurox, Australia
  • Lorson (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexamethasone)
    IPI - Indonesian Pharmaceutical Industries, Indonesia
  • Losmanin
    Kleva, Greece
  • Maleato de Dexclorfeniramina
    Cristalia, Brazil
  • Meclovel (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Novell Pharmaceutical, Indonesia
  • Nilacelin (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Nicholas Laboratories, Indonesia
  • Ocuson (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Sanbe, Indonesia
  • Plexus (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Recalcine, Chile
  • Polacel (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Medikon, Indonesia
  • Polaramin
    Schering-Plough, Italy; Schering-Plough, Norway
  • Polaramine
    Mantecorp, Brazil; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Belgium; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Spain; Merck Sharp & Dohme, New Zealand; MSD, Netherlands; MSD France, France; Schering-Plough, Indonesia; Schering-Plough, Taiwan
  • Polaramine Topico (Dexchlorpheniramine and Allantoin)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Spain
  • Polarax
    Sunward, Singapore
  • Polarine (Dexchlorpheniramine and Pseudoephedrine)
    Sunward, Singapore
  • Polynase Forte (Dexchlorpheniramine and Pseudoephedrine)
    YSP, Malaysia
  • Pritacort (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexamethasone)
    Molex Ayus, Indonesia
  • Proxona (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexamethasone)
    Harsen, Indonesia
  • Puradesmin (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Taiyo Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Rhinatux (Dexchlorpheniramine and Codeine)
    Amido, France
  • Rhiniramine
    DHA, Singapore
  • Rhiniramine SR
    DHA, Hong Kong
  • Saccortin (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Nichi-Iko Pharmaceutical JMA, Japan
  • Soldextam (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexamethasone)
    Solas, Indonesia
  • Somin
    YSP, Malaysia
  • Somin Dexchlorpheniramine
    Yung Shin, Taiwan
  • Sumin
    Chin Teng, Taiwan
  • Tomin
    Kojar, Taiwan
  • Trodex (Dexchlorpheniramine and Dexamethasone)
    Tropica, Indonesia
  • Zestam (Dexchlorpheniramine and Betamethasone)
    Kalbe, Indonesia

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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