In the US, Remifentanil (remifentanil systemic) is a member of the drug class narcotic analgesics and is used to treat Anesthesia.

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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Anesthetic, injectable

Opioid analgesic

Chemical Name

1-Piperidinepropanoic acid, 4-(methoxycarbonyl)-4-[(1-oxopropyl)phenylamino]-, methyl ester

Foreign Names

  • Remifentanilum (Latin)
  • Remifentanil (German)
  • Remifentanil (French)
  • Remifentanilo (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Ulremif
    Teva, Bulgaria
  • Ultiva
    GlaxoSmithKline, Tunisia; GlaxoSmithKline, South Africa
  • Remifentanil Actavis
    Actavis, Switzerland; Actavis, Estonia; Actavis, Norway; Actavis, Sweden
  • Rémifentanil Actavis
    Actavis, France
  • Remifentanil Chiesi
    Chiesi, Estonia
  • Remifentanil Fresenius
    Fresenius, Switzerland
  • Remifentanil Fresenius Kabi
    Fresenius Kabi, Sweden
  • Remifentanil Hospira
    Hospira, Estonia; Hospira, United Kingdom
  • Remifentanil Kabi
    Fresenius Kabi, Estonia; Fresenius Kabi, Latvia
  • Rémifentanil Kabi
    Fresenius Kabi, France
  • Rémifentanil Mylan
    Mylan, France
  • Remifentanil Orion
    Orion, Switzerland; Orion, Norway
  • Remifentanil Sandoz
    Sandoz, Switzerland
  • Remifentanil Teva
    Teva, Sweden
  • Rémifentanil Teva
    Teva Santé, France
  • Remifentanil Torrex
    Torrex Chiesi, Bulgaria
  • Remifentanil
    Fresenius, Malta
  • Remifentanil-Teva
    Teva Pharma, Switzerland
  • Rui Jie
    Renfu Pharmaceutical, China
  • Ultiva
    Abbott, Canada; GlaxoSmithKline, United Arab Emirates; GlaxoSmithKline, Antigua & Barbuda; GlaxoSmithKline, Argentina; GlaxoSmithKline, Austria; GlaxoSmithKline, Australia; GlaxoSmithKline, Aruba; GlaxoSmithKline, Barbados; GlaxoSmithKline, Belgium; GlaxoSmithKline, Bahrain; GlaxoSmithKline, Bermuda; GlaxoSmithKline, Bahamas; GlaxoSmithKline, Switzerland; GlaxoSmithKline, Chile; GlaxoSmithKline, Colombia; GlaxoSmithKline, Czech Republic; GlaxoSmithKline, Germany; GlaxoSmithKline, Denmark; GlaxoSmithKline, Ecuador; GlaxoSmithKline, Egypt; GlaxoSmithKline, Spain; GlaxoSmithKline, Finland; GlaxoSmithKline, France; GlaxoSmithKline, United Kingdom; GlaxoSmithKline, Grenada; GlaxoSmithKline, Greece; GlaxoSmithKline, Guyana; GlaxoSmithKline, Hong Kong; GlaxoSmithKline, Israel; GlaxoSmithKline, Iraq; GlaxoSmithKline, Iran; GlaxoSmithKline, Italy; GlaxoSmithKline, Jamaica; GlaxoSmithKline, Jordan; GlaxoSmithKline, South Korea; GlaxoSmithKline, Kuwait; GlaxoSmithKline, Cayman Islands; GlaxoSmithKline, Lebanon; GlaxoSmithKline, Saint Lucia; GlaxoSmithKline, Lithuania; GlaxoSmithKline, Luxembourg; GlaxoSmithKline, Malta; GlaxoSmithKline, Mexico; GlaxoSmithKline, Netherlands; GlaxoSmithKline, Norway; GlaxoSmithKline, New Zealand; GlaxoSmithKline, Peru; GlaxoSmithKline, Poland; GlaxoSmithKline, Portugal; GlaxoSmithKline, Qatar; GlaxoSmithKline, Romania; GlaxoSmithKline, Serbia; GlaxoSmithKline, Saudi Arabia; GlaxoSmithKline, Sweden; GlaxoSmithKline, Singapore; GlaxoSmithKline, Slovenia; GlaxoSmithKline, Slovakia; GlaxoSmithKline, Syria; GlaxoSmithKline, Turkey; GlaxoSmithKline, Trinidad & Tobago; GlaxoSmithKline, Venezuela; GlaxoSmithKline, Yemen; Janssen Pharmaceutical K.K., Japan; Mylan, United States

International Drug Name Search


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ISInofficial Synonym
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Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
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