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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antiallergic agent

Histamine receptor antagonist (antihistaminic agent)

Chemical Name

8-Chloro-6,11-dihydro-11-[1-[(5-methyl-3-pyridyl)methyl]-4-piperidylidene]-5H-benzo[5,6]cyclohepta[1,2-b]pyridine (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Rupatadinum (Latin)
  • Rupatadin (German)
  • Rupatadine (French)
  • Rupatadina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Rupatadine (OS: USAN)
  • UR-12592 (IS)
  • UR-12592 fumarate (IS: Uriach)

Brand Names

  • Ralzal
    FDC, India
  • Rup-AL
    Hetero, India
  • Rupafin
    Uriach Pharma, Poland; Uriach Pharma, Slovenia
  • Rupanex
    Dr. Reddy's, India
  • Alergoliber
    Recordati, Spain
  • Pafinur
    Rottapharm, Italy
  • Rinialer
    Bial, Portugal; Bial - Portela, Malta; Bial-Industrial Farmaceutica, Spain
  • Rupafin
    Merckle Recordati, Germany; Abdi Ibrahim, Turkey; Biosint├ętica, Brazil; GlaxoSmithKline, United Kingdom; Olvos Science, Greece; Recordati, Italy; Uriach Pharma, Austria; Uriach Pharma, Estonia; Uriach Pharma, Lithuania; Uriach Pharma, Latvia; Uriach-Aquilea, Spain
  • Rupatall
    Nycomed, Belgium; Uriach Pharma, Luxembourg
  • Rupax
    Menarini, Costa Rica; Menarini, Dominican Republic; Menarini, Honduras; Menarini, Nicaragua; Menarini, Panama; Menarini, El Salvador; Menarini Laboratorios, Guatemala
  • Urtimed
    Pfleger, Germany
  • Wystamm
    Bouchara-Recordati, France

International Drug Name Search


ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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