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Eszopiclone

In the US, Eszopiclone (eszopiclone systemic) is a member of the drug class miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics and is used to treat Insomnia.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N05CF04

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0138729-47-2

Chemical Formula

C17-H17-Cl-N6-O3

Molecular Weight

388

Therapeutic Category

Hypnotic agent

Chemical Names

(+)-(5S)-6-(5-chloropyridin-2-yl)-7-oxo-6,7-dihydro-5H-pyrrolo[3,4-b]pyrazin-5-yl-4-methylpiperazine-1-carboxylate (WHO)

(S)-6-(5-Chlorpyridin-2-yl)-7-oxo-6,7-dihydro-5H-pyrrolo[3,4-b]pyrazin-5-yl 4-methylpiperazin-1-carboxylat (IUPAC)

1-Piperazinecarobxylic acid,4-methyl-,(5S)-6-(5-chloro-2-pyridinyl)-6,7-dihydro-7-oxo-5H-pyrrolo[3,4-b]pyrazin-5-yl ester (USAN)

4-méthylpipérazine-1-carboxylate de (5S)-6-(5-chloropyridin-2-yl)-7-oxo-6,7-dihydro-5H-pyrrolo[3,4-b]pyrazin-5-yle (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Eszopiclonum (Latin)
  • Eszopiclon (German)
  • Eszopiclone (French)
  • Eszopiclona (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Eszopiclone (OS: USAN)
  • (+)-Zopiclone (IS)
  • (S)-Zopiclone (IS)
  • Esopiclone (IS)
  • Estorra (IS: Sepracor)
  • Zopiclone derivative (IS)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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