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Amantadine (International)

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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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antivirals for systemic use - Antiviral agent

Treatment of Parkinson's disease

Chemical Name


Foreign Names

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

Generic Names

  • Amantadina (OS: DCIT)
  • Amantadine (OS: BAN, DCF)
  • 1-Adamantanamine (WHO) (IS)
  • 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. 9)
  • Amantadine Hydrochloride (PH: BP 2018, JP XVII, USP 41)
  • Amantadine hydrochloride (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Amantadinhydrochlorid (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Amantadini hydrochloridum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • 1-Adamantanamine sulfate (IS)
  • Amantadinhemisulfat (IS)

Brand Names

  • Actison
    Buxton, Argentina
  • Adamine
    Rameda, Egypt
  • Amadine
    Kojar, Taiwan
  • Amandin
    Yu Sheng, Taiwan
  • Amandine
    Celsius, Uruguay
  • Amanta
    Gentle, Taiwan
  • Amantadine Gentle
    Gentle, Taiwan
  • Amantadine Kojar
    Kojar, Taiwan
  • Amantadine Misr
    Misr, Egypt
  • Amantadine Sulfate Hui Chun Tang
    Hui Chun Tang, Taiwan
  • Amantadinsulfat-Gespag
    LENIS, Slovenia; Sanolabor, Slovenia
  • Amantec
    Shun Hwa, Taiwan
  • Amantine
    Memphis Co., Egypt
  • Amantrel
    Cipla, India
  • Amanxin
    Sheng Chung Tang, Taiwan
  • Ampigrin PFC [+ Paracetamol, + Chlorpheniramine]
    Collins, Mexico
  • Dolgrip [+ Astemizole, + Paracetamol, + Pseudoephedrine]
    Millet, Paraguay
  • Grifietos [+ Pseudoephedrine, + Chlorphenamine, + Metamizole]
    Almos, Paraguay
  • Gripdol Dia-Noche [+ Paracetamol]
    Cassanello, Paraguay
  • Incogrip [+ Phenylpropanolamine, + Chlorphenamine, + Paracetamol]
    Incopharma, Paraguay
  • Infex
    Marcyl, Egypt
  • Pk Merz
    Merz, Egypt
  • PK-Merz
    Assos, Turkey; Merz Pharmaceuticals, Ecuador
  • PK-Merz 100 mg
    Merz, Hungary
  • Symetrel
    Novartis, Egypt
  • Symmetrel
    Kemofarmacija, Slovenia; Mephico, Lebanon
  • Viraflu
    Sigma, Egypt
  • Amandine
    Hua Shin, Taiwan
  • Amantadin AbZ
    AbZ-Pharma, Germany
  • Amantadina Level
    ERN, Spain
  • Amantadine Hydrochloride
    Koa Isei, Japan; Kyorin Rimedio, Japan; Nichi-Iko Pharmaceutical, Japan; Sawai Seiyaku, Japan; Zensei Yakuhin, Japan
  • Amantadine Hydrochloride 10%
    Koa Isei, Japan; Kyorin Rimedio, Japan; Sawai Seiyaku, Japan
  • Amantadine hydrochloride 100mg Auden
    Auden Mckenzie Pharma Division, United Kingdom
  • Amantadine NEGPF
    Northeast General Pharmaceutical Factory NEGPF, China
  • Amantadine Quality Pharm
    Quality Pharm, Hong Kong
  • Amantadin-ratiopharm
    ratiopharm, Germany; ratiopharm, Estonia; ratiopharm, Lithuania
  • Amantagamma
    Wörwag Pharma, Germany
  • Ampakine
    Rontag, Argentina
  • Ampigrin PFC Infantil [+ Paracetamol, + Chlorpheniramine] [pediatric]
    Collins, Mexico
  • Anasin
    Meider, Taiwan
  • Angripas Plus [+ Chlorphenamine, + Paracetamol, + Pseudoephedrine]
    EMPA, Paraguay
  • Anrigin
    Hwang's, Taiwan
  • Antadine
    Shinlon, Taiwan; Yung Chi, Taiwan
  • Antiflu-Des Jr [+ Paracetamol, + Chlorphenamine]
    Chinoin, Mexico
  • Atadine
    Standard, Taiwan
  • Atenegine
    Tsuruhara Seiyaku Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Atenegine 10%
    Tsuruhara Seiyaku Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Bi Li Kang [+ Paracetamol]
    Bei Da Gao Ke Hua Tai Pharm, China
  • Brealitam [+ Paracetamol, + Chlorphenamin, + Phenylephrine]
    Continentales, Mexico
  • Cortagrip [+ Paracetamol, + Pseudoephedrine, + Chlorphenamine]
    Indufar, Paraguay
  • Decold
    Root, Taiwan
  • Enzil
    Yung Shin, Taiwan
  • Fayrus [+ Chlorphenamine, + Paracetamol]
    Bruluart, Mexico
  • Finagrip NF [+ Chlorphenamine, + Paracetamol]
    Alfa Farmaceut, Paraguay
  • Fluviatol [+ Phenylephrine, + Chlorpheamine, + Paracetamol]
    Boehringer Ingelheim, Mexico
  • Gocovri
    Adamas Pharmaceuticals, United States
  • Gripdol [+ Pseudoephedrine, + Chlorphenamine, + Paracetamol]
    Cassanello, Paraguay
  • Influ
    Chin Teng Pharmaceutical Industrial, Taiwan; Peoples, Bangladesh
  • Ke Li Ke [+ Paracetamol]
    Renhe Pharmacy, China
  • Kinestrel
    Psicofarma, Mexico
  • Manta
    Chen Ho, Taiwan
  • Mantadan
    Boehringer Ingelheim, Italy
  • Mantadix
    Laboratoire X.O, France
  • Mantidan
    Momenta, Brazil
  • Neomidantan
    Joint Stock Company Olainfarm, Romania; Olainfarm, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Olainfarm, Latvia
  • Parkadina
    Basi, Portugal
  • Pdp-Amantadine Hydrochloride
    PendoPharm, Canada
  • PMS-Amantadine HCL
    Pharmascience, Singapore
  • Prayanol
    Instituto Sanitas, Chile
  • Rosel [+ Chlorphenamine, + Paracetamol]
    Wermar, Mexico
  • Rosel-T [+ Chlorphenamine, + Paracetamol]
    Wermar, Mexico
  • Simon
    Yung Chang, Taiwan
  • Symmetrel
    Central Procurement & Supplies Unit, Malta; Du Pont, Oman; Euro Registratie, Netherlands; Medcor Pharmaceuticals, Netherlands; Novartis, Greece; Novartis, Netherlands; Novartis, New Zealand; Novartis AH, South Africa; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Australia; Sun Pharma, Japan
  • Symmetrel 10%
    Sun Pharma, Japan
  • Symmetrel 100mg
    Novartis Pharma, Switzerland
  • Tai Ke [+ Paracetamol]
    Maoxiang Pharmaceutical, China
  • Topharmin
    Toyo Seiyaku, Taiwan
  • Unitadin
    Union, Taiwan
  • Viracon
    Ying Yuan, Taiwan
  • Viregyt 100 mg
    Egis, Hungary
  • Viregyt-K
    Egis, Bulgaria; Egis, Slovakia; Egis Pharmaceuticals, Poland; Egis Pharmaceuticals, Romania; Egis Praha, Czech Republic
  • Virosol
    Phoenix, Argentina
  • XL-3 Vr [+ Paracetamol, + Chlorphenamine]
    Genomma Laboratories México, Mexico
  • You Ka Dan [+ Paracetamol]
    Renhe Pharmacy, China
  • Zintergia
    Novamed, Colombia
  • Amanda
    Weidar, Taiwan
  • Amantadin -1 A Pharma
    1 A Pharma, Germany
  • Amantadin AL
    Aliud Pharma, Germany
  • Amantadin HEXAL
    Hexal, Germany
  • Amantadin-neuraxpharm 100mg
    neuraxpharm Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Amantadin-neuraxpharm 200mg
    neuraxpharm Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Amantadinsulfat-Gespag 200 mg
    Gespag, Austria
  • Amantix
    Farma Colombia, Colombia; Merz, Poland
  • Pk Merz
    Merz, Uruguay
  • PK-Merz
    Darier, Mexico; Merz, Bulgaria; Merz, Costa Rica; Merz, Dominican Republic; Merz, Guatemala; Merz, Hong Kong; Merz, Honduras; Merz, Israel; Merz, Lebanon; Merz, Lithuania; Merz, Latvia; Merz, Malta; Merz, Malaysia; Merz, Nicaragua; Merz, Panama; Merz, Paraguay; Merz, Slovakia; Merz, El Salvador; Merz, Taiwan; Merz Pharm, Philippines; Merz Pharma, Czech Republic; Merz Pharma, Macedonia; Merz Pharma GmbH & CO., Serbia; Merz Pharmaceuticals, Germany; Oktal, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • PK-Merz 0.4 mg/ml
    Merz, Hungary
  • PK-Merz 100mg
    Merz Pharma, Switzerland; Merz Pharmaceuticals, Germany
  • PK-Merz 150mg
    Merz Pharmaceuticals, Germany
  • PK-Merz 200mg/500ml
    Merz Pharma, Switzerland
  • PK-Merz-Schoeller
    Merz Pharma Austria, Austria
  • tregor 100mg
    StegroPharm, Germany
  • tregor 200mg
    StegroPharm, Germany


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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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