Pramipexole

In the US, Pramipexole (pramipexole systemic) is a member of the drug class dopaminergic antiparkinsonism agents and is used to treat Parkinson's Disease, Periodic Limb Movement Disorder, Restless Legs Syndrome and Tardive Dyskinesia.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N04BC05

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0104632-26-0

Chemical Formula

C10-H17-N3-S

Molecular Weight

211

Therapeutic Categories

Dopamine agonist

Treatment of Parkinson's disease

Chemical Name

2,6-Benzothiazolediamine, 4,5,6,7-tetrahydro-N⁶-propyl-

Foreign Names

  • Pramipexolum (Latin)
  • Pramipexol (German)
  • Pramipexole (French)
  • Pramipexol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Pramipexole (OS: DCF, USAN, BAN)
  • SUD 919 CL 24 (IS)
  • U 98528 E (IS: Upjohn)
  • Pramipexole Hydrochloride (OS: BANM, USAN)
  • PNU 98528 (IS: PharmaciaUpjoh)
  • SND 919 Cl 2Y (IS: Boehringer Ingelheim)
  • Pramipexole Dihydrochloride Monohydrate (PH: BP 2011)
  • Pramipexole dihydrochloride monohydrate (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Pramipexoli dihydrochloridum monohydricum (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

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Glossary

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

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