In the US, Paraldehyde (paraldehyde systemic) is a member of the drug class miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics.
ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)
CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)
Hypnotic and sedative agent
- Paraldehydum (Latin)
- Paraldehyd (German)
- Paraldéhyde (French)
- Paraldéhyde (OS: DCF)
- Paracetaldehyde (IS)
- Trimer of acetaldehyde (IS)
- Paraldehyd (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
- Paraldehyde (PH: BP 2015, Ph. Eur. 8, USP 37)
- Paraldéhyde (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
- Paraldehydum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
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