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Barbital

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N05CA04

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000057-44-3

Chemical Formula

C8-H12-N2-O3

Molecular Weight

184

Therapeutic Category

Hypnotic and sedative agent

Chemical Name

5,5-dietyl-barbituric acid (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Barbitalum (Latin)
  • Barbital (German)
  • Barbital (French)
  • Barbital (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Barbital (OS: BAN, DCF, DCIT, JAN)
  • 5-24-09-00137 (IS: Beilstein)
  • Acidum diaethylbarbituricum (IS)
  • Barbitone (IS)
  • BRN 0163999 (IS)
  • Diethylmalonylurea (IS)
  • Malonal (IS)
  • UNII-5WZ53ENE2P (IS)
  • Veronal (IS)
  • Barbital (PH: BP 2016, JP XVI, Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Barbitalum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Name

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Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
WHOWorld Health Organization

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