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Alosetron

In the US, Alosetron (alosetron systemic) is a member of the drug class serotoninergic neuroenteric modulators and is used to treat Diarrhea and Irritable Bowel Syndrome.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

A03AE01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0122852-42-0

Chemical Formula

C17-H18-N4-O

Molecular Weight

294

Therapeutic Categories

Antiemetic agent

Serotonin receptor antagonist

Chemical Name

2,3,4,5-Tetrahydro-5-metyl-2-[(5-metylimidazol-4-yl)metyl]-1H-pyrido[4,3-b]indol-1-one (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Alosetronum (Latin)
  • Alosetron (German)
  • Alosétron (French)
  • Alosetrón (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Name

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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