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Ambenonium Chloride

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N07AA30

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000115-79-7

Chemical Formula

C28-H42-Cl4-N4-O2

Molecular Weight

608

Therapeutic Categories

Cholinesterase inhibitor (parasympathomimetic agent, indirect acting)

Treatment of myasthenia gravis

Chemical Names

N,N'-bis-(2-Dietylaminoetyl)-oxamide bis-2-chlorobenzyl chloride (WHO)

N,N'-Oxalylbis(N-2-aminoetyl-N-2-chlorobenzyldietylammonium) dichloride (BAN)

2,2'-[(1,2-dioxoetane-1,2-diyl)diimino]bis[N-(2-chlorobenzyl)-N,N-dieetyletylaminium] dichloride (JAN)

Foreign Names

  • Ambenonii Chloridum (Latin)
  • Ambenonium chlorid (German)
  • Chlorure d'AmbĂ©nonium (French)
  • Cloruro de ambenonio (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Ambenonium Chloride (OS: JAN, BAN)
  • Ambenonum (IS)
  • Ambestigminum chloridum (IS)
  • Oxazylum (IS)
  • UNII-51FOB87G3I (IS)
  • Win 8077 (IS: Winthrop)
  • Ambenonium Chloride (PH: JP XVI, USP XX)

Brand Names

  • Mytelase
    Alfresa Pharma, Japan; Kemofarmacija, Slovenia; Sanofi, Sweden; Sanofi-aventis, Czech Republic

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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