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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Antidepressant: Melatonin receptor agonist

Chemical Names

N-[2-(7-metoxy-1-naphtyl)etyl]acetamide (WHO)

N-[2-(7-Metoxynaphtalen-1-yl)etyl]acetamide (BAN)

Foreign Names

  • Agomelatinum (Latin)
  • Agomelatin (German)
  • Agomélatine (French)
  • Agomelatina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Agomelatine (OS: BAN)
  • Agomélatine (OS: DCF)
  • S-20098 (Servier) (IS)
  • S-20304 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Agomelatine 25mg
    Teva, United Kingdom
  • Agomelatine Accord 25mg
    Accord Healthcare, United Kingdom
  • Agomelatine Aristo 25mg
    Aristo, United Kingdom
  • Agomelatine Biogaran 25mg
    Laboratoires Biogaran, United Kingdom
  • Agomelatine Neuraxpharm 25mg
    Neuraxpharm, United Kingdom
  • Agomelatine Zentiva 25mg
    Winthrop Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom
  • Agoprex
    Sun, India
  • Alodil
    Drugtech, Chile
  • Inspago
    Inspire Ph, Egypt
  • Melitor
    Anpharm, Serbia; Servier, Georgia
  • Thymanax
    Danval, Spain; Servier, Estonia; Servier, Lithuania; Servier, Sweden; Servier Nederland, Netherlands; Servier Pharma, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Valdoxan
    Laboratorii Servier, Russian Federation; Laboratorio Ferrer Chile, Chile; Les Laboratoires Servier, China; Les Laboratoires Servier, France; Les Laboratoires Servier, Romania; Les Laboratoires Servier, Slovenia; Les Laborattoires, Cyprus; Servier, Argentina; Servier, Australia; Servier, Brazil; Servier, Czech Republic; Servier, Denmark; Servier, Estonia; Servier, Egypt; Servier, Finland; Servier, Hong Kong; Servier, Indonesia; Servier, Ireland; Servier, Iceland; Servier, South Korea; Servier, Lithuania; Servier, Latvia; Servier, Malaysia; Servier, Poland; Servier, Portugal; Servier, Sweden; Servier, Slovakia; Servier, Thailand; Servier, Turkey; Servier, Uruguay; Servier Benelux, Belgium; Servier Laboratoires Industrie, Greece; Servier Laboratories, United Kingdom; Servier Laboratories, Oman; Servier Nederland, Netherlands; Servier Pharma, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Valdoxan 25
    Servier, Spain
  • Valdoxan 25mg
    Eurim-Pharm, Austria; Haemato Pharm, Austria; Les Laboratoires Servier, Austria; Servier, Switzerland; Servier, Germany; Servier, Hungary; Servier, Luxembourg
  • Valdoxane
    Servier, South Africa
  • Vestin
    Gador, Argentina


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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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