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Alcaftadine

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

S01GX11

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0147084-10-4

Chemical Formula

C19-H21-N3-O

Molecular Weight

307

Therapeutic Category

Histamine H₁-receptor antagonist (H₁-antihistaminic)

Chemical Names

11-(1-Metylpiperidin-4-ylidene)-6,11-dihydro-5H-imidazo[2,1-b][3]benzazepine-3-carbaldehyde (WHO)

6,11-dihydro-11-(1-metyl-4-piperidinylidene)-5H-imidazo[2,1-b][3] benzazepine-3-carboxaldehyde (FDA)

Foreign Names

  • Alcaftadinum (Latin)
  • Alcaftadin (German)
  • Alcaftadine (French)
  • Alcaftadina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Alcaftadine (OS: USAN, JAN)
  • R 89674 (IS)
  • UNII-7Z8O94ECSX (IS)

Brand Names

  • Lastacaft
    Allergan, Colombia; Allergan, Mexico; Allergan, United States; Allergan Israel, Israel; Ewopharma, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Laboratorios Allergan, Chile; Vistakon, United States

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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