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Alcuronium Chloride

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0015180-03-7

Chemical Formula

C44-H50-Cl2-N4-O2

Molecular Weight

738

Therapeutic Category

Muscle relaxant, peripherally acting

Chemical Names

N,N'-diallylnortoxiferinium dichloride (WHO)

Toxiferine I, 4,4'-didemetyl-4,4'-di-2-propenyl-, dichloride (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Alcuronii Chloridum (Latin)
  • Alcuronium chlorid (German)
  • Chlorure d'alcuronium (French)
  • Cloruro de alcuronio (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Alcuronium Chloride (OS: USAN, JAN, BAN)
  • Alcuronum (IS)
  • Ro 4-3816 (Roche) (IS)
  • Alcuronii chloridum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9, Ph. Int. 6)
  • Alcuronium (chlorure d') (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Alcuronium Chloride (PH: BP 2018, Ph. Int. 6)
  • Alcuronium chloride (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Alcuroniumchlorid (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Name

Glossary

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

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