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Cafedrine

Scheme

Prop.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

C01CA21

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0058166-83-9

Chemical Formula

C18-H23-N5-O3

Molecular Weight

357

Therapeutic Categories

Cardiac stimulant

Antihypotensive agent

Chemical Name

7-[2-(2-hydroxy-1-metylphenetylamino)etyl]teophylline (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Cafedrinum (Latin)
  • Cafedrin (German)
  • Caf├ędrine (French)
  • Cafedrina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Cafedrina (OS: DCIT)
  • Cafedrine (OS: BAN)
  • 5-26-14-00009 (IS: Beilstein)
  • BRN 0583473 (IS)
  • H 835-1 (IS)
  • Norephedrinoethyltheophylline (IS)
  • UNII-0UYY5V4U2Q (IS)
  • UNII-L0N3M64B9R (IS)

Brand Names

  • Akrinor (Cafedrine and Theodrenaline)
    Adcock Ingram Pharmaceuticals, South Africa; ratiopharm, Germany; Transfarma Medica Indah, Indonesia

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Prop.INNProposed International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
WHOWorld Health Organization

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