Sertraline

In the US, Sertraline (sertraline systemic) is a member of the drug class selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and is used to treat Anxiety and Stress, Bipolar Disorder, Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Depression, Dissociative Identity Disorder, Dysautonomia, Dysthymia, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Major Depressive Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Panic Disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Postpartum Depression, Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder, Social Anxiety Disorder, Transverse Myelitis, Trichotillomania and Vulvodynia.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N06AB06

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0079617-96-2

Chemical Formula

C17-H17-Cl2-N

Molecular Weight

306

Therapeutic Category

Antidepressant: Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI)

Chemical Name

1-Naphthalenamine, 4-(3,4-dichlorophenyl)-1,2,3,4-tetrahydro-N-methyl-, (1S-cis)-

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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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