Risperidone

In the US, Risperidone (risperidone systemic) is a member of the drug class atypical antipsychotics and is used to treat Agitation, Anxiety, Asperger Syndrome, Autism, Bipolar Disorder, Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Borderline Personality Disorder, Depression, Head Injury, Mania, Nightmares, Paranoid Disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Schizoaffective Disorder, Schizophrenia, Severe Mood Dysregulation and Social Anxiety Disorder.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N05AX08

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0106266-06-2

Chemical Formula

C23-H27-F-N4-O2

Molecular Weight

410

Therapeutic Category

Neuroleptic agent

Chemical Name

3-[2-[4-(6-Fluoro-1,2-benzisoxazol-3-yl)piperidino]ethyl]-6,7,8,9-tetrahydro-2-methyl-4H-pyrido[1,2-a]pyrimidin-4-one

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • Risperidone (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • Rispéridone (OS: DCF)
  • R 64766 (IS: Janssen)
  • Risperidon (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Risperidone (PH: BP 2011, Ph. Eur. 7, USP 34)
  • Rispéridone (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Risperidonum (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
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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