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Glycopyrronium Bromide

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

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CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


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Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Muscarinic receptor antagonist (anticholinergic, parasympatholytic agent)

Chemical Names

1,1-dimethyl-3-hydroxypyrrolidinium bromide α-cyclopentylmandelate (WHO)

3-(α-Cyclopentylmandeloyloxy)-1,1-dimethylpyrrolidinium bromide (BAN)

3-Hydroxy-1,1-dimethylpyrrolidinium bromide α-cyclopentylmandelate (USP)

Pyrrolidinium, 3-[(cyclopentylhydroxyphenylacetyl)oxy]-1,1-dimethyl-, bromide (USP)

Foreign Names

  • Glycopyrronii bromidum (Latin)
  • Glycopyrroniumbromid (German)
  • Glycopyrronium (bromure de) (French)
  • Bromuro de glicopirronio (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Glycopyrrolate (OS: USAN)
  • Glycopyrronium (OS: DCF)
  • Glycopyrronium Bromide (OS: BAN, JAN)
  • AHR 504 (IS)
  • NVA 237 (IS)
  • UNII-V92SO9WP2I (IS)
  • Glycopyrrolate (PH: USP 34)
  • Glycopyrronii bromidum (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Glycopyrronium (bromure de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Glycopyrronium bromide (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Glycopyrroniumbromid (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

International Drug Name Search


BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
USPPharmacopoeia of the United States
WHOWorld Health Organization

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