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Rimantadine

In the US, Rimantadine (rimantadine systemic) is a member of the drug class adamantane antivirals and is used to treat Influenza A and Influenza Prophylaxis.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

J05AC02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0013392-28-4

Chemical Formula

C12-H21-N

Molecular Weight

179

Therapeutic Category

Antiviral agent

Chemical Name

Tricyclo[3.3.1.13,7]decane-1-methanamine, α-methyl-

Foreign Names

  • Rimantadinum (Latin)
  • Rimantadin (German)
  • Rimantadine (French)
  • Rimantadina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Rimantadine (OS: BAN, DCF)
  • Rimantadine Hydrochloride (OS: USAN, BANM)
  • EXP 126 (IS: DuPont Merck)
  • Rimantadine hydrochloride (PH: USP 34)

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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