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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antiallergic agent

Histamine H₁-receptor antagonist (H₁-antihistaminic)

Chemical Name

2-Pyridinepropanamine, N,N-dimethyl-þ-phenyl-

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • Femiramina (OS: DCIT)
  • Pheniramine (OS: BAN)
  • Phéniramine (OS: DCF)
  • Histapyridamine (IS)
  • Prophenpyridamine (IS)
  • Tripoton (IS)
  • Pheniramine Maleate (OS: USAN, BANM)
  • Prophenpyridamine maleate (IS)
  • Phéniramine (maléate de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Pheniramine Maleate (PH: BP 2011, USP 34)
  • Pheniramine maleate (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Pheniraminhydrogenmaleat (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Pheniramini maleas (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

  • Avil
    sanofi-aventis, India
  • Avil Retard
    sanofi-aventis, India
  • Avil-RC
    sanofi-aventis, India
  • LRJ (Pheniramine and Tetryzoline)
    Medis, Tunisia
  • Naphcon-A (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Alcon, Peru
  • Opcon-A (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Master Vision, Peru
  • Pheniramine Retard
    sanofi-aventis, India
  • Avil
    Hoechst, Ethiopia
  • Alerfree
    Benson Pharma, Pakistan
  • Alervil
    Incepta, Bangladesh
  • Allervil
    Indus, Pakistan
  • Avil
    Hoechst, Pakistan; Jugoremedija, Serbia; Sandoz, Turkey; Sanofi-Aventis, Australia; Sanofi-Aventis, Bangladesh; Sanofi-Aventis, Indonesia
  • Avil Retard
    Sanofi-Aventis, Bangladesh
  • Avilon
    Harmann, Pakistan
  • Claril (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Alcon, Brazil
  • Clarimir F (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Andromaco, Chile
  • Decocon A (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Sensomed, Philippines
  • Dessolets (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    S.M.B. Farma, Chile
  • Dristan (Pheniramine and Phenylephrine)
    Pfizer Consumer Healthcare, Canada
  • Flamergi (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Sanbe, Indonesia
  • Histol
    Julphar, Oman
  • Irazol (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Ashford, Philippines
  • Isotic Azora (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Fahrenheit, Indonesia
  • Konjunktival Thilo (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Alcon, Hong Kong
  • Lubriamsa (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Amsa, Mexico
  • Miral (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Chile, Chile
  • Naphcon A (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Alcon, Canada; Alcon, China; Alcon, New Zealand; Alcon, Oman; Alcon, Singapore; Alcon-Couvreur, Belgium
  • Naphcon (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Alcon, United States
  • Naphcon-A (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Alcon, Chile; Alcon, Hong Kong; Alcon, Malaysia; Alcon, Philippines; Alcon, Thailand
  • Opcon-A (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Bausch & Lomb, Hong Kong; Bausch & Lomb, United States
  • OQ-Fresh (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Oftalmoquimica, Colombia
  • Pevil
    ACI, Bangladesh
  • Stillergy (Pheniramine and Tetryzoline)
    Angelini, Italy
  • Su Su (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Ta Fong, Taiwan
  • Tetramil (Pheniramine and Tetryzoline)
    Alfa Wassermann, Italy
  • Visine Allergy with Antihistamine (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Johnson & Johnson, New Zealand
  • Visine Advance Allergy (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Johnson & Johnson, Canada
  • Visine-A (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Johnson & Johnson, United States
  • Vistallerg (Pheniramine and Naphazoline)
    Vista Pharma, Philippines

International Drug Name Search


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

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