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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories


Antiprotozoal agent: Antimalarial

Chemical Name

(3R,5aS,6R,8aS,9R,10S,12R,12aR)-Decahydro-3,6,9-trimetyl-3,12-epoxy-12H-pyrano[4,3,-j]-1,2-benzodioxepin-10-ol (WHO, Ph. Int.)

Foreign Names

  • Artenimolum (Latin)
  • Artenimol (German)
  • Arténimol (French)
  • Artenimol (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • An Li Kang [+ Trimethoprim, + Piperaquine]
    Tong He Pharm, China
  • Eurartesim [+ Piperaquine]
    Alfasigma Portugal, Portugal; Alfasigma S.p.A, Netherlands; Logixx Pharma Solutions, United Kingdom; Sigma-tau, Germany; Sigma-tau, Estonia; Sigma-tau, Spain; Sigma-tau, France; Sigma-tau, Lithuania; Sigma-tau, Poland; Sigma-tau, Sweden; Sigma-Tau Industrie, Cyprus; Sigma-Tau Industrie Farmaceutiche Riunite, Greece; Sigma-tau Pharma Belgium, Belgium
  • Folwise [+ Folic Acid]
    Uni. Medicare, India
  • Forby [+ Pheneturide]
    Nutrindo, Indonesia
  • Ke Tai Fu [+ Piperaquine]
    Huali Nanhu Pharmaceutical, China
  • Maxepa [+ Icosapent]
    Merck, India
  • Triomega [+ Icosapent]
    Uni. Medicare, India


ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Ph. Int.Pharmacopoea Internationalis
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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