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Chlordiazepoxide

In the US, Chlordiazepoxide (chlordiazepoxide systemic) is a member of the drug class benzodiazepines and is used to treat Alcohol Withdrawal, Anxiety, Burning Mouth Syndrome, Light Sedation, Opiate Withdrawal, Panic Disorder and Tardive Dyskinesia.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N05BA02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000058-25-3

Chemical Formula

C16-H14-Cl-N3-O

Molecular Weight

300

Therapeutic Categories

Anxiolytic agent

Benzodiazepine derivative

Agent for premedication

Muscle relaxant

Treatment of alcohol withdrawal symptoms

Chemical Name

3H-1,4-Benzodiazepin-2-amine, 7-chloro-N-metyl-5-phenyl-, 4-oxide

Foreign Names

  • Chlordiazepoxidum (Latin)
  • Chlordiazepoxid (German)
  • Chlordiazépoxide (French)
  • Clordiazepoxido (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Chlordiazepoxide (OS: JAN, BAN)
  • Chlordiazépoxide (OS: DCF)
  • Clordiazepossido (OS: DCIT)
  • Diazefonate (IS)
  • Dizepin (IS)
  • Droxol (IS)
  • Metaminodiazepoxide (IS)
  • Chlordiazepoxid (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Chlordiazepoxide (PH: BP 2018, JP XVII, Ph. Eur. 9, USP 41)
  • Chlordiazépoxide (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Chlordiazepoxidum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Chlordiazepoxide Hydrochloride (OS: JAN, USAN, BANM)
  • CDP 10 (IS)
  • NSC 115748 (IS)
  • Ro 5-0690 (IS)
  • Chlordiazépoxide (chlorhydrate de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Chlordiazepoxide Hydrochloride (PH: BP 2018, USP 41)
  • Chlordiazepoxide hydrochloride (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Chlordiazepoxidhydrochlorid (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Chlordiazepoxidi hydrochloridum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names

  • Abdocool [+ Clidinium Bromide, + Dicycloverine]
    Solitaire, India
  • Abitrip Forte [+ Amitriptyline]
    Alpic Biotech, India
  • Abitrip Plus [+ Amitriptyline]
    Alpic Biotech, India
  • Acirex [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Worth Medicines, India
  • Acufenil NF [+ Ethyl Alpha-Bromoisovalerate, + Nicotinic Acid]
    Brandt, Uruguay
  • Adjust
    Oriental, Taiwan
  • Aero-Gastrol [+ Metoclopramide]
    Productos Farmaceuticos Medipharm, Chile
  • Aeroitan [+ Dimeticone, + Metoclopramide]
    Saval, Peru
  • Albium
    Intas, India
  • Alspas Forte [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Allenge, India
  • Amichlor [+ Amitriptyline]
    Orchid, India
  • Amicon Forte [+ Amitriptyline]
    Mesmer, India
  • Amicon Plus [+ Amitriptyline]
    Mesmer, India
  • Amitrac-CZ [+ Amitriptyline]
    Minova, India
  • Amixide [+ Amitriptyline]
    Sun, India
  • Amixide-H [+ Amitriptyline]
    Sun, India
  • Amizep [+ Amitriptyline]
    La Pharmaceuticals, India
  • Amizep H [+ Amitriptyline]
    La Pharmaceuticals, India
  • Amypres-C [+ Amitriptyline]
    Psycorem, India
  • Antalin [+ Amitriptyline]
    Laboratorio Saval, Chile
  • Antalin Forte [+ Amitriptyline]
    Laboratorio Saval, Chile
  • Anxitab [+ Imipramine]
    Psycorem, India
  • Apo-Chlorax [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Apotex, Singapore
  • Arpidox-CP [+ Amitriptyline]
    Intra, India
  • Axeptyl [+ Amitriptyline]
    Cheminter, Guatemala
  • Balance
    Maruishi Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Balance 10%
    Maruishi Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Balonmen
    Jen Sheng, Taiwan
  • Bipax [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Mediphar, Lebanon
  • Bralix [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Remedica, Cyprus
  • Braxidin [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Sanbe, Indonesia
  • Cebrex [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Psycorem, India
  • Cebrum
    Psycorem, India
  • Chloordiazepoxide Accord
    Accord Healthcare, Netherlands
  • Chloordiazepoxide Sandoz
    Sandoz, Netherlands
  • Chloordiazepoxide Teva
    Teva Nederland, Netherlands
  • Chlordiazepoxide
    Tsuruhara Seiyaku Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Chlordiazepoxide-Yimin Pharm
    Yimin Pharmaceutical, China
  • Chloridiazepoxide
    Uneskolabs, Pakistan
  • Cibis [+ Clidinium Bromide, + Dicycloverine]
    Cadila HC, India
  • Cliad [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Interbat, Indonesia
  • Clidox [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Moraceae, India
  • Clidox-M [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Moraceae, India
  • Clixin [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Royal, Taiwan
  • Clordiazepoxido Andromaco
    Laboratorios Andromaco, Chile
  • Cloxide
    La Pharmaceuticals, India
  • Cloxide [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Eva, Egypt
  • Cloxide Plus [+ Trifluoperazine]
    La Pharmaceuticals, India
  • Coliwin [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Mankind, India
  • Coliwin-R [+ Clidinium Bromide, + Dicycloverine, + Rabeprazole]
    Mankind, India
  • Coloverin A [+ Mebeverine]
    Chemi ph, Egypt
  • Contol
    Takeda Teva Pharma, Japan
  • Contol 1%
    Takeda Teva Pharma, Japan
  • Contol 10%
    Takeda Teva Pharma, Japan
  • Depoxil
    Intra, India
  • Diaztric-A [+ Amitriptyline]
    Cubit, India
  • Dibrex [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Hikma, Egypt
  • Ebirax [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    East West, India
  • Ebrium
    East West, India
  • Elenium
    Krka-Pak, Pakistan; Polfa Tarchomin, Georgia; Polfa Tarchomin, Latvia; Polfa Tarchomin, Poland; Tarchominskie Zaklady Farmaceutyczne Polfa, Lithuania; Tarchorminskie Zaklady Farmacetyczne Polfa, Czech Republic
  • Elenium 5 mg
    Tarchomin, Hungary
  • Elirax [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Elko, Pakistan; Krka-Pak, Pakistan
  • Emotrip [+ Amitriptyline]
    IPCA, India
  • Epirax [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    E.I.P.I.C.O., Romania; Egyptian, Kuwait
  • Eposal
    Galeno, Venezuela
  • Equilibrium
    Jagsonpal, India
  • Equirex [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Jagsonpal, India
  • Gastrolen [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Chemopharma, Chile
  • Klidibrax [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Sandoz, Indonesia
  • Klipaks [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    I.E. Ulagay, Turkey
  • Klopoxid Takeda
    Takeda Pharma, Denmark
  • Klotriptyl [+ Amitriptyline]
    Orion Pharma, Finland
  • Klotriptyl Mite [+ Amitriptyline]
    Orion Pharma, Finland
  • Lerogin [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Laboratorios Recalcine, Chile
  • Libkol
    Saba, Turkey
  • Libmin
    Chin Teng Pharmaceutical Industrial, Taiwan
  • Libotryp [+ Amitriptyline]
    Wockhardt, India
  • Libotryp-DS [+ Amitriptyline]
    Wockhardt, India
  • Libotryp-XL [+ Amitriptyline]
    Wockhardt, India
  • Librax [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    A. Menarini, Hong Kong; A. Menarini, Thailand; AHPL, India; C G Papaloisou, Cyprus; Chin Tien, Taiwan; Combiphar, Indonesia; Hoffmann La Roche, Kuwait; ICN, Bahrain; ICN Argentina, Paraguay; ICN Switzerland, Egypt; IFET, Greece; Meda, France; Meda, Greece; Meda, Portugal; Meda AB, Iceland; MEDA Pharma, Switzerland; Pharmaco, South Africa; Roche, Pakistan; Steripharma, Tunisia; Transfarma Medica Indah, Indonesia; Valeant, Costa Rica; Valeant, Guatemala; Valeant, Honduras; Valeant, Lebanon; Valeant, Nicaragua; Valeant, Panama; Valeant, El Salvador; Valeant Pharmac. Italy, Italy
  • Libraxin
    Investi, Argentina; Laboratorios Raffo, Chile
  • Librium
    A. Menarini, Hong Kong; AHPL, India; Combiphar, Indonesia; Hoffmann La Roche, Kuwait; ICN, Bahrain; MEDA Pharma, Germany; Pharmaco, South Africa; Pharmalink, Taiwan; Transfarma Medica Indah/Valeant, Indonesia
  • Librocol [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Lagap, Switzerland
  • Libtas [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Intas, India
  • Libuse [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Jen Sheng, Taiwan
  • Limbitrol [+ Amitriptyline]
    Crescent, India; Hoffmann La Roche, Kuwait; MEDA Pharma, Switzerland; Pharmaco, South Africa; Valeant, Brazil
  • Limbitrol-H [+ Amitriptyline]
    Crescent, India
  • Limbival [+ Amitriptyline]
    Micro Synapse, India
  • Limbival Forte [+ Amitriptyline]
    Micro Synapse, India
  • Limbritol [+ Amitriptyline]
    Transfarma Medica Indah/Valeant, Indonesia
  • Litamin
    Christo, Hong Kong
  • Maxitrip-CZ [+ Amitriptyline]
    Invision, India
  • Mitryp Forte [+ Amitriptyline]
    Baroda, India
  • Morelin [+ Amitriptyline]
    Laboratorio Chile, Chile
  • NO-REF [+ Metoclopramide]
    Instituto Sanitas, Chile
  • Parazin-C [+ Trifluoperazine]
    Psycorem, India
  • Paxium
    Jaba, Portugal
  • Psicodex
    Pharmadex, Lebanon
  • Renagas [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Fahrenheit, Indonesia
  • Risolid
    Actavis, Denmark; Actavis Group, Iceland
  • Ristryl [+ Amitriptyline]
    Dycine, India
  • Ristryl Forte [+ Amitriptyline]
    Dycine, India
  • Serecon [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Unimarck, India
  • Serepose [+ Trifluoperazine]
    Unimarck, India
  • Solibs [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Crescent, India
  • Spasril [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Ranbaxy, India
  • Stamur [+ Clidinium Bromide, + Dicycloverine]
    Aamorb, India
  • Tensoliv [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Laboratorio Chile, Chile
  • Tripox [+ Amitriptyline]
    Triton, India
  • Typlin-C [+ Amitriptyline]
    Sterkem, India
  • Typlin-C Plus [+ Amitriptyline]
    Sterkem, India
  • Ulcedex [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Pharmadex, Lebanon
  • Aero Itan [+ Metoclopramide]
    Laboratorio Saval, Chile
  • Anaten
    Fu Yuan, Taiwan
  • Balamin
    Jen Sheng, Taiwan
  • Benpine
    Atlantic Lab, Thailand
  • Chlorax [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    AA Pharma, Canada
  • Chlordiazepoxide
    Dr. Reddy's, United Kingdom; Kent Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom; Pfoshen, Taiwan
  • Chlordiazepoxide AA Pharma
    AA Pharma, Canada
  • Clizep
    Century, Taiwan
  • Clordiazepoxido HCl Pharma Arte
    Pharma Arte, Paraguay
  • Colinorm [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Cheminter, Guatemala
  • Dertin
    Yung Chi, Taiwan
  • Diapatol [+ Amitriptyline]
    Teofarma, Italy
  • Diporax
    Johnson, Taiwan
  • Dipoxido
    Johnson, Taiwan
  • Honcalm
    Ying Yuan, Taiwan
  • Huberplex
    Teofarma, Spain
  • Lerogin [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Farmindustria, Peru
  • Librax [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Valeant Canada, Canada; Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, United States
  • Librium
    Meda, Ireland; Meda, Malta; Meda Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom; Valeant Pharmac. Italy, Italy; Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, United States
  • Libuiu
    Ying Yuan, Taiwan
  • Libulin
    Yung Shin, Taiwan
  • Limbitryl [+ Amitriptyline]
    Valeant Pharmac. Italy, Italy
  • Livarium
    The Central, Taiwan
  • Liwaix
    Winston, Taiwan
  • Lomon
    Mu Tsu, Taiwan
  • Lumrin
    Shun Sheng, Taiwan
  • Melidox [+ Clidinium Bromide]
    Meprofarm, Indonesia
  • Oasil
    Gap, Greece
  • Pinrijin
    Kojar, Taiwan
  • Profisin [+ Dicycloverine]
    Instituto Sanitas, Chile
  • Ribrin
    Sinphar, Taiwan
  • Sedans [+ Amitriptyline]
    Ganassini, Italy
  • Spasmium [+ Alverine]
    Ethica Industri Farmasi, Indonesia
  • Sugent
    Ming Ta, Taiwan
  • Sumincurda
    Chin Tien, Taiwan
  • Taee
    Johnson, Taiwan
  • Zunchin
    Daw Jih, Taiwan

Glossary

TermDefinition
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)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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