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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antiemetic agent

Dopamine agonist

Chemical Name

N-[(1-Allyl-2-pyrrolidinyl)metyl]-6-metoxy-1H-benzotriazole-5-carboxamide (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Alizapridum (Latin)
  • Alizaprid (German)
  • Alizapride (French)
  • Alizaprida (Spanish)

Generic Name

  • Alizapride (OS: DCIT, DCF)

Brand Names

  • Alizaprida Humax
    Humax, Colombia
  • Nausilex
    Minapharm, Egypt
  • Limican
    Pharmafar, Italy
  • Litican
    Sanofi Belgium, Belgium
  • Litican 50mg
    Sanofi Belgium, Luxembourg
  • Litican 50mg/2ml
    Sanofi Belgium, Luxembourg
  • Plitican
    Sanofi-Aventis, Colombia; Sanofi-Aventis, France; Sanofi-Aventis, Kuwait
  • Plitivan
    Sanofi-Aventis, Colombia
  • Superan
    Sanofi-Aventis Farmaceutica, Brazil
  • Vergentan
    Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland, Germany


DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
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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