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Acrivastine

In the US, Acrivastine (acrivastine/pseudoephedrine systemic) is a member of the drug class antihistamines.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

R06AX18

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0087848-99-5

Chemical Formula

C22-H24-N2-O2

Molecular Weight

348

Therapeutic Category

Histamine H₁-receptor antagonist (H₁-antihistaminic)

Chemical Name

(E)-6-[(E)-3-(1-pyrrolidinyl)-1-p-tolylpropenyl]-2-pyridineacrylic acid (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Acrivastinum (Latin)
  • Acrivastin (German)
  • Acrivastine (French)
  • Acrivastina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Acrivastine (OS: USAN, DCF, BAN)
  • BW 825C (IS: Wellcome)

Brand Names

  • Benadryl
    Johnson & Johnson, Finland; McNeil, Denmark
  • Benadryl Allergy
    McNeil, Malta; McNeil Products, United Kingdom
  • Benadryl Plus (Acrivastine and Pseudoephedrine)
    McNeil Products, United Kingdom
  • Duact (Acrivastine and Pseudoephedrine)
    GlaxoSmithKline, Denmark; GlaxoSmithKline, Finland; GSK, Turkey
  • Nasorest
    Zydus Cadila, India
  • Semprex
    ACE, Netherlands; GlaxoSmithKline, China; GlaxoSmithKline, Egypt; GlaxoSmithKline, Georgia; GlaxoSmithKline, Lithuania; GlaxoSmithKline, Oman; GSK, Turkey
  • Semprex-D (Acrivastine and Pseudoephedrine)
    Actient Pharmaceuticals, United States

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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