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Cevimeline

In the US, Cevimeline (cevimeline systemic) is a member of the drug class cholinergic agonists and is used to treat Sjogren's Syndrome.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N07AX03

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0107233-08-9

Chemical Formula

C10-H17-N-O-S

Molecular Weight

199

Therapeutic Category

Muscarinic receptor agonist (parasympathomimetic agent, direct acting)

Chemical Names

(+/-)-cis-2-Metylspiro[1,3-oxatiolane-5,3'-quinuclidine] (WHO)

cis-2-Metylspiro(1,3-oxatiolane-5,3')quinuclidine hydrochloride hydrate (2:2:1)

Spiro(1-azabicyclo(2.2.2)octane-3,5'-(1,3)oxatiolane), 2'-metyl-, hydrochloride, hydrate (2:1), cis-

Spiro[1-azabicyclo[2.2.2]octane-3,5'-[1,3]oxatiolane], 2'-metyl-, cis- (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Cevimelinum (Latin)
  • Cevimelin (German)
  • Céviméline (French)
  • Cevimelina (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Evoxac
    Daiichi Sankyo, Taiwan; Daiichi Sankyo, Japan; Daiichi Sankyo, United States
  • Saligren
    Nippon Kayaku, Japan

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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