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Phentermine

In the US, Phentermine (phentermine systemic) is a member of the following drug classes: anorexiants, CNS stimulants and is used to treat Obesity and Weight Loss.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

A08AA01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000122-09-8

Chemical Formula

C10-H15-N

Molecular Weight

149

Therapeutic Categories

Central stimulant

Anorexic agent

Chemical Name

Benzeneetanamine, α,α-dimetyl-

Foreign Names

  • Phenterminum (Latin)
  • Phentermin (German)
  • Phentermine (French)
  • Fentermina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Fentermina (OS: DCIT)
  • Phentermine (OS: BAN, DCF, USAN)
  • Phentermine Hydrochloride (PH: USP 37)
  • Phentermine Resine (IS)
  • Phentermin-Resin (IS)

Brand Names

  • Duromine
    iNova, Philippines
  • Adipex
    Kwang Dong, South Korea
  • Adipex-P
    Gate, United States
  • Duromine
    More Pharma Corporation, Belize; More Pharma Corporation, Costa Rica; More Pharma Corporation, Dominican Republic; More Pharma Corporation, Guatemala; More Pharma Corporation, Honduras; More Pharma Corporation, Panama; More Pharma Corporation, El Salvador
  • Furimin
    Dream Pharma, South Korea
  • Panbesy
    Dream Pharma, South Korea; Eurodrug, Hong Kong; Eurodrug, Singapore; Eurodrug, Thailand
  • Pender
    Korea Prime Pharm, South Korea
  • Phentermine Quality Pharm
    Quality Pharm, Hong Kong
  • Qsymia (Phentermine and Topiramate)
    Vivus, United States
  • Redusa
    Jean-Marie Pharmacal, Hong Kong
  • Redusa Forte
    Jean-Marie Pharmacal, Hong Kong
  • Suprenza
    Akrimax, United States
  • Terfamex
    Medix, Costa Rica; Medix, Dominican Republic; Medix, Guatemala; Medix, Honduras; Medix, Mexico; Medix, Panama; Medix, El Salvador
  • Adipex
    Gerot, Malaysia
  • Adipex Retard
    Gerot-Lannach Pharma, Czech Republic
  • Duromine
    3M Pharma, Thailand; iNova, Australia; iNova, Hong Kong; iNova, Malaysia; iNova, New Zealand; iNova, Singapore; iNova, South Africa
  • Razin
    CTS, Israel

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
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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