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In the US, Biperiden (biperiden systemic) is a member of the drug class anticholinergic antiparkinson agents and is used to treat Extrapyramidal Reaction and Parkinson's Disease.

US matches:



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Treatment of Parkinson's disease

Muscarinic receptor antagonist, centrally acting

Chemical Name

1-(bicyclo[2.2.1]bept-5-en-2-yl)-1-phenyl-3-piperidinopropan-1-ol (WHO)

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • Biperiden (OS: JAN, BAN)
  • Biperidene (OS: DCIT)
  • Bipéridène (OS: DCF)
  • 5-20-02-00242 (IS: Beilstein)
  • BRN 0290038 (IS)
  • KL 373 (IS)
  • UNII-0FRP6G56LD (IS)
  • Biperiden (PH: Ph. Int. 4, USP 38)
  • Biperidenum (PH: Ph. Int. 4)
  • Biperiden Hydrochloride (OS: BANM, JAN)
  • UNII-K35N76CUHF (IS)
  • Biperiden hydrochloride (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Biperiden Hydrochloride (PH: BP 2016, JP XVI, Ph. Int. 4, USP 38)
  • Bipéridène (chlorhydrate de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Biperidenhydrochlorid (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Biperideni hydrochloridum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4)
  • Biperiden Lactate (OS: BANM, JAN)
  • UNII-09TD6C5147 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Achtenon
    ADCO, Egypt
  • Akineton
    A. Menarini, Philippines; Abbott, Egypt; Assos, Turkey; Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma, Japan; Desma, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Desma, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Akineton 1%
    Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma, Japan
  • Akiriden
    Kyowa Yakuhin, Japan
  • Akiriden 1%
    Kyowa Yakuhin, Japan
  • Benzum
    Refasa, Peru
  • Bicamol
    Sawai Seiyaku, Japan
  • Biperiden Hydrochloride Sawai
    Sawai Seiyaku, Japan
  • Biperiden Pharco
    Pharco, Egypt
  • Biperideno
    AC Farma, Peru; Hersil, Peru; Perugen, Peru
  • Biperideno Duncan
    Duncan, Argentina
  • Biperideno Northia
    Northia, Argentina
  • Kinex
    Psicofarma, Ecuador
  • Kinoprid
    Delta Pharma, Egypt
  • Mendilex
    Alkaloid, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Tasmolin
    Tanabe Mitsubishi Pharma, Japan
  • Tasmolin 1%
    Tanabe Mitsubishi Pharma, Japan
  • Aida
    Hua Shin, Taiwan
  • Aketon
    Yoo Young, Philippines
  • Akidin
    MedChoice, Philippines
  • Akin
    Hua Shin, Taiwan
  • Akinestat
    Tchaikapharma, Bulgaria
  • Akineton
    Abbott, Argentina; Abbott, Brazil; Abbott, Ecuador; Abbott, Kenya; Abbott, Venezuela; Amdipharm, Lebanon; Armstrong Laboratorios de Mexico, Mexico; Bagó, Costa Rica; Bagó, Guatemala; Bagó, Honduras; Bagó, Nicaragua; Bagó, Panama; Bagó, El Salvador; Desma, Austria; Desma, Czech Republic; Desma, Germany; Desma, Estonia; Desma, Spain; Desma, Lithuania; Desma, Latvia; Desma, Poland; Desma, Portugal; Desma, Romania; Desma, Russian Federation; Desma GmBh, Greece; Desma Healthcare, Switzerland; EU-Pharma, Netherlands; Laboratorio Bago, Chile; Laboratorio Farmaceutico, Denmark; Laboratorio Farmaceutico, Finland; Laboratorio Farmaceutico, Hungary; Laboratorio Farmaceutico, Netherlands; Laboratorio Farmaceutico S.I.T.stl., Bulgaria; Laboratorio Farmaceutico SIT, Czech Republic; Link, Australia; Pharmaco, South Africa; Pharmalink, Taiwan; S.I.T., Norway; SIT, Belgium; SIT, Iceland; SIT, Italy; SIT, Sweden
  • Akineton LP
    DB, France
  • Akineton retard
    Abbott, Ecuador; Armstrong Laboratorios de Mexico, Mexico; Bago, Peru; Desma, Spain; Desma, Portugal; Desma Healthcare, Switzerland
  • Akineton retard SR
    Desma, Cyprus
  • Akineton SR
    Desma, Poland; Laboratorio Farmaceutico S.I.T.stl., Bulgaria
  • Akinfree
    Swiss Pharm, Taiwan
  • Biper
    Shou Chan, Taiwan
  • Biperiden Replek
    Replek, Macedonia; ReplekFarm, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Biperiden-neuraxpharm
    neuraxpharm, Germany
  • Biperideno Cevallos
    Cevallos, Argentina
  • Biperideno Dosa
    Dosa, Argentina
  • Biperideno HCL MK
    MK, Colombia
  • Biperideno Rospaw
    Rospaw, Argentina
  • Biperideno Vannier
    Vannier S.A., Argentina
  • Biperin
    Union, Taiwan
  • Bipiden
    Swiss Pharm, Taiwan
  • Cinetol
    Cristalia, Brazil
  • Dekinet
    Rafa, Israel
  • Denzolam
    Denver Farma, Argentina
  • Flogin
    Newai Chem, Taiwan
  • Free
    Hwang's, Taiwan
  • Ipsatol
    Orion Pharma, Finland
  • Mendilex
    Alkaloid, Bulgaria; Alkaloid, Croatia (Hrvatska); Alkaloid, Serbia
  • Peden
    U.C. Pharma, Taiwan
  • Akineton
    Abbott, Brazil; Bago, Peru; Desma, Austria; Desma, Germany; Desma, Spain; Desma, Latvia; Desma, Russian Federation; Desma GmBh, Greece; Desma Healthcare, Switzerland; Ebewe, Bulgaria; Knoll, Lithuania; Laboratorio Farmaceutico, Hungary; SIT, Italy
  • Bilino
    Winston, Taiwan
  • Biperiden
    Siu Guan, Taiwan
  • Biperiden-neuraxpharm
    neuraxpharm, Germany
  • Bipiden
    Siu Guan, Taiwan
  • Cinetol
    Cristalia, Brazil


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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