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Benfluorex

Scheme

Prop.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

A10BX06

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0023602-78-0

Chemical Formula

C19-H20-F3-N-O2

Molecular Weight

351

Therapeutic Categories

Lipid lowering agent

Antiobesity agent

Antidiabetic agent

Chemical Name

Etanol, 2-[[1-metyl-2-[3-(trifluorometyl)phenyl]etyl]amino]-, benzoate (ester)

Foreign Names

  • Benfluorexum (Latin)
  • Benfluorex (German)
  • Benfluorex (French)
  • Benfluorex (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Benfluorex (OS: DCIT, DCF, BAN)
  • JP 992 (IS)
  • S 780 (IS)
  • SE 780 (IS)
  • Benfluorex Hydrochloride (OS: BANM)
  • Benfluorex (chlorhydrate de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Benfluorex Hydrochloride (PH: BP 2012)
  • Benfluorex hydrochloride (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Benfluorexhydrochlorid (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Benfluorexi hydrochloridum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Prop.INNProposed International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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