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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories


Ergot alkaloid

Chemical Name

Ergotaman-3',6',18-trione, 9,10-dihydro-12'-hydroxy-2'-(1-metyletyl)-5'-(phenylmetyl)-, (5'α,10α)-

Foreign Names

  • Dihydroergocristin (German)
  • Dihydroergocristine (French)

Generic Names

  • Dihydroergocristine (OS: DCF, BAN)
  • DF 69 (IS)
  • Dihydroergocristine Mesilate (OS: BAN)
  • Dihydroergocristine methanesulfonate (IS)
  • Dihydroergocristine (mésilate de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Dihydroergocristine Mesilate (PH: BP 2016)
  • Dihydroergocristine mesilate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Dihydroergocristini mesilas (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Dihydroergocristinmesilat (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Brinerdin (Dihydroergocristine and Clopamide, + Reserpine)
    Krka, Croatia (Hrvatska); Novartis, Egypt; Novartis AH, South Africa
  • Cervilan (Dihydroergocristine and Lomifylline)
    Sanofi-Aventis, Peru
  • Cinacris forte (Dihydroergocristine and Cinnarizine)
    Ivax, Argentina
  • Hypoten (Dihydroergocristine and Clopamide, + Reserpine)
    Pharco, Egypt
  • Agiobita
    S.J.A., Greece
  • Brinerdin (Dihydroergocristine and Clopamide, + Reserpine)
    Novartis, Bulgaria; Novartis, Oman
  • Cervilan (Dihydroergocristine and Lomifylline)
    Sanofi-Aventis, Mexico
  • Cervilane (Dihydroergocristine and Lomifylline)
    Sanofi Aventis, Chile; Sanofi-Aventis, Argentina
  • Cinageron (Dihydroergocristine and Cinnarizine)
    Grünenthal, Ecuador; Grünenthal, Peru
  • Clinadil (Dihydroergocristine and Cinnarizine)
    STADA, Spain
  • Cristil
    Finixfarm, Greece
  • Diemil (Dihydroergocristine and Piracetam)
    Almirall, Spain
  • Diertina
    Pharmanel, Greece
  • Diertine
    Tora, Spain
  • Ergodavur
    Davur, Spain
  • Ergofil
    Vocate, Greece
  • Ersilan (Dihydroergocristine and Etofylline)
    Teva, Czech Republic
  • Fenitina
    Leovan Pharmaceuticals, Greece
  • Iskemil
    Ache, Brazil
  • Isketam (Dihydroergocristine and Piracetam)
    Ache, Brazil
  • Iskevert
    Medley, Brazil
  • Memotil
    Genepharm, Greece
  • Micerfin (Dihydroergocristine and Lomifylline)
    LKM, Argentina
  • Norogil (Dihydroergocristine and Lomifylline)
    Sanofi Aventis, Brazil
  • Vasobral (Dihydroergocristine and Caffeine)
    Jaques Logeais, Lithuania
  • Vertizine D (Dihydroergocristine and Flunarizine)
    Ache, Brazil


BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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