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Amifampridine

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N07XX05

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000054-96-6

Chemical Formula

C5-H7-N3

Molecular Weight

109

Therapeutic Categories

Treatment of myasthenia gravis

Potassium channel blocker

Chemical Name

Pyridine-3,4-diamine (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Amifampridinum (Latin)
  • Amifampridin (German)
  • Amifampridine (French)
  • Amifampridina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Amifampridine (OS: BAN)
  • 3,4-DAP (IS)
  • 5-22-11-00266 (IS: Beilstein)
  • BRN 0110232 (IS)
  • NSC 521760 (IS)
  • SC 10 (IS)
  • 3,4-DAP-phosphate (IS)

Brand Names

  • Firdapse
    AGEPS, Israel; BioMarin, Denmark; BioMarin Europe, Spain; Biomarin Europe-GB, Italy
  • Gainehair (Amifampridine and Minoxidil)
    Wockhardt, India
  • Hair 4 U (Amifampridine and Minoxidil)
    Glenmark, India
  • Firdapse
    BioMarin, Germany; BioMarin Europe, France; BioMarin Europe, Lithuania; BioMarin Europe, Sweden; DRAC, Switzerland
  • Fridapse
    Biomarin, Portugal

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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