Rotigotine

In the US, Rotigotine (rotigotine systemic) is a member of the drug class dopaminergic antiparkinsonism agents and is used to treat Parkinson's Disease and Restless Legs Syndrome.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N04BC09

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0099755-59-6

Chemical Formula

C19-H25-N-O-S

Molecular Weight

315

Therapeutic Categories

Dopamine agonist

Treatment of Parkinson's disease

Chemical Names

(-)-(S)-5,6,7,8-tetrahydro-6-[propyl[2-(2-thienyl)ethyl]amino]-1-naphthol (WHO)

(-)-(S)-6-[Propyl[2-(2-thienyl)ethyl]amino]-5,6,7,8-tetrahydro-1-naphtol (IUPAC)

1-Naphthalenol, 5,6,7,8-tetrahydro-5-(propyl(2-(2-thienyl)ethyl)amino)-, (S)- (CAS)

Foreign Names

  • Rotigotinum (Latin)
  • Rotigotin (German)
  • Rotigotine (French)
  • Rotigotina (Spanish)

Generic Name

  • Rotigotine (OS: USAN, BAN)

Brand Names

  • Leganto
    Bayer Vital, Germany
  • Neupro
    Schwarz, Austria; Schwarz, Czech Republic; Schwarz, Greece; Schwarz, Lithuania; Schwarz, Romania; Schwarz, Slovakia; Schwarz Pharma, Italy; Schwarz Pharma, Slovenia; Schwarz Pharma Ltd., Latvia; UCB, Australia; UCB, Belgium; UCB, Finland; UCB, Hong Kong; UCB, Ireland; UCB, Netherlands; UCB, Norway; UCB, United States; UCB Manufacturing, Denmark; UCB Nordic, Sweden; UCB Pharma, Germany; UCB Pharma, Spain; UCB Pharma, France; UCB Pharma, United Kingdom; UCB-Pharma, Switzerland

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
CASChemical Abstracts Service
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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