Isosorbide Mononitrate

In the US, Isosorbide Mononitrate (isosorbide mononitrate systemic) is a member of the drug class antianginal agents and is used to treat Angina Pectoris Prophylaxis, Esophageal Spasm and Heart Failure.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

C01DA14

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0016051-77-7

Chemical Formula

C6-H9-N-O6

Molecular Weight

191

Therapeutic Categories

Treatment of coronary heart disease

Treatment of heart failure

Coronary vasodilator

Chemical Name

D-Glucitol, 1,4:3,6-dianhydro-, 5-nitrate

Foreign Names

  • Isosorbidi Mononitras (Latin)
  • Isosorbidmononitrat (German)
  • Mononitrate d'Isosorbide (French)
  • Mononitrato de isosorbida (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Isosorbide (mononitrate d') (OS: DCF)
  • Isosorbide Mononitrate (OS: BAN, USAN, JAN)
  • Isosorbide mononitrato (OS: DCIT)
  • AHR 4698 (IS: Robins)
  • BM 22145 (IS)
  • IS-5-MN (IS)
  • Isosorbide (mononitrate d') dilué, (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Isosorbide Mononitrate, Diluted (PH: BP 2011, USP 34)
  • Isosorbide mononitrate, diluted (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Isosorbidi mononitras dilutus (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Isosorbidmononitrat, Verdünntes (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

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Glossary

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

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