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Amantadine

In the US, Amantadine (amantadine systemic) is a member of the following drug classes: adamantane antivirals, dopaminergic antiparkinsonism agents and is used to treat ADHD, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Extrapyramidal Reaction, Fatigue, Head Injury, Influenza, Influenza A, Influenza Prophylaxis, Parkinson's Disease, Post-Polio Syndrome and Sexual Dysfunction - SSRI Induced.

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Scheme

Prop.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N04BB01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000768-94-5

Chemical Formula

C10-H17-N

Molecular Weight

151

Therapeutic Categories

Antiviral agent

Treatment of Parkinson's disease

Chemical Name

Tricyclo[3.3.1.1³,⁷]decan-1-amine

Foreign Names

  • Amantadinum (Latin)
  • Amantadin (German)
  • Amantadine (French)
  • Amantadina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Amantadina (OS: DCIT)
  • Amantadine (OS: BAN, DCF)
  • 1-Adamantanamine (IS: WHO)
  • 1-Adamantylazan (IS)
  • GP 38026 (IS)
  • Ly 38982 (IS)
  • Amantadine Hydrochloride (OS: USAN, BANM, JAN)
  • 1-Adamantanamine hydrochloride (IS)
  • EXP 105-1 (IS)
  • Ly 37407 (IS)
  • Amantadine (chlorhydrate d') (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Amantadine Hydrochloride (PH: BP 2016, JP XVI, USP 38)
  • Amantadine hydrochloride (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Amantadinhydrochlorid (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Amantadini hydrochloridum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • 1-Adamantanamine sulfate (IS)
  • Amantadinhemisulfat (IS)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Prop.INNProposed International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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