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Racecadotril

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

A07XA04

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0081110-73-8

Chemical Formula

C21-H23-N-O4-S

Molecular Weight

385

Therapeutic Categories

Antidiarrheal agent

Enkephalinase inhibitor

Chemical Names

(±)-N-[α-(Mercaptometyl)hydrocinnamoyl]glycine, benzyl ester, acetate (ester) (WHO)

(RS)-Benzyl 2-({2-[(acetylsulfanyl)metyl]-3-phenylpropanoyl}amino)acetat (IUPAC)

Benzyl rac-{2-[(acetylsulfanyl)metyl]-3-phenylpropanamido}acetate (BAN)

Glycine, N-(2-((acetyltio)metyl)-1-oxo-3-phenylpropyl)-, phenylmetyl ester, (+-)-

N-[(R,S)-3-acetyltio-2-benzylpropanoyl]glycine benzyl ester

N-[2-[(Acetyltio)-metyl]-1-oxo-3-phenylpropyl]glycine phenylmetyl ester

Foreign Names

  • Racecadotrilum (Latin)
  • Racecadotril (German)
  • Racécadotril (French)
  • Racecadotrilo (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Racecadotril (OS: BAN)
  • Racécadotril (OS: DCF)
  • Acetorphan (IS)
  • Ecatorfate (IS)
  • Racecadotril (PH: BP 2015, Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Racecadotrilum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • AD
    Hetero, India
  • Aquasec
    Micro Nova, India
  • Cadot
    Invision, India
  • Cadotril
    Medifarma, Peru
  • Diarfix
    CristerS, France
  • Dirasec
    AHPL, India
  • Du La Bao
    Baili Pharmaceutical, China
  • Enuff
    Hetero, India
  • Feng Hai Ting
    Zhengda Fenghai Pharmaceutical, China
  • Hidrasec
    Abbott, China; Abbott, United Kingdom; Abbott, Croatia (Hrvatska); Abbott, Latvia; Abbott, Philippines; Abbott, Thailand; Bagó, Ecuador; Bioprojet, Estonia; Bioprojet, Lithuania; Bioprojet Europe, Hungary; Bioprojet Europe, Poland; Bioprojet Europe Ltd., Norway; Ferrer, Costa Rica; Ferrer, Dominican Republic; Ferrer, Guatemala; Ferrer, Honduras; Ferrer, Nicaragua; Ferrer, Panama; Ferrer, El Salvador; Ferrer Therapeutics, Mexico; Fournier, Romania; Galenica, Greece; Laboratoire Sophartex, Vietnam; Leti, Venezuela; Nordic Drugs, Sweden; Silesia, Chile; Sophartex, Bulgaria
  • Hidrasec (pediatric)
    Abbott, Hong Kong
  • Hidrasec Baby (pediatric)
    Bioprojet Europe, Hungary
  • Hidrasec Children (pediatric)
    Abbott, United Kingdom
  • Hidrasec Infants (pediatric)
    Abbott, United Kingdom
  • Hidrasec Junior (pediatric)
    Bioprojet Europe, Hungary
  • Hydral
    Alembic, India
  • Lomorest
    Zuventus, India
  • Mo Ni Ka
    Hailing, China
  • Mold
    Aversi, Georgia
  • Mold-Aversi
    Aversi, Georgia
  • Racaril
    East West, India
  • Raceca
    Roussel Vietnam, Vietnam
  • Racedagim
    Agimexpharm, Vietnam
  • Race-F
    Bestochem, India
  • Racenil
    Finecure Pharmaceuticals, India
  • Racetril
    Garmisch, Colombia
  • Racy
    AHPL, India
  • Redotil
    Dr. Reddy's, India
  • Resorcal
    ABL Pharma, Colombia; Andromaco, Chile
  • Resorcal Lactantes/Ninos (pediatric)
    Andromaco, Chile
  • R-Tril
    Jpee, India
  • Tiorfan
    Bago, Brazil; Bioproject, Tunisia; Bioprojet, France; Bioprojet Europe, Poland; Ferrer Farma, Spain; Ferrer, Peru; Ferrer-Azevedos, Portugal
  • Tiorfan Infantil
    Ferrer-Azevedos, Portugal
  • Tiorfan nourrissons (pediatric)
    Bioproject, Tunisia
  • Tiorfanor
    Bioprojet, France
  • Tiorfast
    Bioprojet, France
  • Tiorfix
    Costanzafarma, Italy; Takeda, Belgium
  • Vaprino
    Boehringer Ingelheim, Germany
  • Zomatril
    FDC, India

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Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
WHOWorld Health Organization

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