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Dimenhydrinate

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

In the US, Dimenhydrinate (dimenhydrinate systemic) is a member of the drug class anticholinergic antiemetics and is used to treat Insomnia, Motion Sickness and Nausea/Vomiting.

US matches:

UK matches:

  • DIMENHYDRINATE BP 50MG TABLETS (Leaflet)

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000523-87-5

Chemical Formula

C24-H28-Cl-N5-O3

Molecular Weight

470

Therapeutic Categories

Antiemetic agent

Histamine H₁-receptor antagonist (H₁-antihistaminic)

Chemical Name

1H-Purine-2,6-dione, 8-chloro-3,7-dihydro-1,3-dimetyl-, compd. wit 2-(diphenylmetoxy)-N,N-dimetyletanamine (1:1)

Foreign Names

  • Dimenhydrinatum (Latin)
  • Dimenhydrinat (German)
  • Dimenhydrinate (French)
  • Dimenhidrinato (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Dimenhydrinate (OS: BAN, JAN, DCF)
  • Dimenidrinato (OS: DCIT)
  • Anautinum (IS)
  • Dimenhydrinat (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Dimenhydrinate (PH: BP 2018, JP XVII, Ph. Eur. 9, USP 41)
  • Dimenhydrinatum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Diphenhydramini teoclas (PH: Ph. Int. 2)

Brand Names

  • Agirax
    Montpellier, Argentina
  • Amocerebral Plus [+ Cinnarizine]
    Amoun, Egypt
  • Anautin
    ECU, Ecuador
  • Anti-Em
    Adeka, Turkey
  • Anti-Nauseant Apotex
    Apotex, Canada
  • Anti-Nauseant Pharmascience
    Pharmascience, Canada
  • Anti-Nauseant Vita Health
    Vita Health Products, Canada
  • Apo-Dimenhydrinate
    Apotex, Canada
  • Apo-Mina
    APOTEX, Mexico
  • Arlevert [+ Cinnarizine]
    Goodwill, Hungary; Hennig, Czech Republic; Hennig, Estonia; Hennig, Latvia; Hennig, Netherlands; Hennig, Portugal; Hennig, Slovenia; Hennig Arzneimittel, Germany; Hennig Arzneimittel, Lithuania; Hennig Arzneimittel GmbH & Co. KG, Greece; Hennig Arztneimittel, Bulgaria; Hennig Entreprisis Europe, Romania; Henning, Georgia; Henning, Poland; Henning Arzneimittel, Macedonia; Medical Need Europe, Sweden; Zambon, Switzerland
  • Arlevert 20 mg/40 mg [+ Cinnarizine] [pediatric]
    Hennig Arzneimittel, Austria
  • Arlevertan [+ Cinnarizine]
    Hennig Arzneimittel, Spain; Hennig Arzneimittel, Italy; Kela, Belgium; Kela, Luxembourg
  • Aviamarin
    Obolenskoe, Russian Federation
  • Aviomarin
    Pliva, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Pliva, Croatia (Hrvatska); Pliva, Lithuania; Teva, Slovakia; Teva Pharmaceuticals, Poland; Teva Serbia, Serbia
  • Biodramina
    Uriach Pharma, Malta; Uriach-Aquilea, Spain
  • Biodramina [+ Caffeine, + Pyridoxine]
    Uriach-Aquilea, Spain
  • Biodramina Infantil [pediatric]
    Uriach-Aquilea, Spain
  • Calma
    Meda OTC, Sweden
  • Cayminate
    Caylex, Pakistan
  • Children's Motion Sickness [pediatric]
    Tanta Pharmaceuticals, Canada
  • Cinefar [+ Cinnarizine]
    Spefar, Uruguay
  • Cinfamar
    Cinfa, Spain; Super Fortune, Taiwan
  • Cinfamar Cafeina [+ Caffeine]
    Cinfa, Spain
  • Cinfamar Infantil [pediatric]
    Cinfa, Spain
  • Cinna/Dimen-neuraxpharm [+ Cinnarizine]
    neuraxpharm Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Cinnarizin Dimenhydrinat Hennig [+ Cinnarizine]
    Hennig, Germany
  • Daedalon [+ Chlorobutanol]
    Pharmamagist, Hungary
  • Daedalon 50 mg
    Gedeon Richter, Hungary
  • Daedalonetta [+ Chlorobutanol]
    Pharmamagist, Hungary
  • Devinate
    Polyfine, Pakistan
  • Devom
    Siza, Pakistan
  • Dimen
    Union, Taiwan
  • Dimenate
    DHA, Hong Kong; DHA, Malaysia; DHA, Singapore
  • Dimendrin [+ Pyridoxin]
    Vitamedic, Brazil
  • Dimenhidrinato
    Dany, Peru; Induquimica, Peru; Medrock, Peru; Otarvasq, Peru; Portugal, Peru; Quilab Farma, Peru
  • Dimenhidrinato Magma
    Magma, Ecuador
  • Dimenhydrinat Actavis
    Balkanpharma, Bulgaria; Balkanpharma-Dupnitsa, Bulgaria
  • Dimenhydrinat AL
    Aliud Pharma, Germany
  • Dimenhydrinat Fair-Med
    Fair-Med Healthcare, Germany
  • Dimenhydrinat Galenica
    Galenica, Romania
  • Dimenhydrinat Rotexmedica
    Rotexmedica, Germany
  • Dimenhydrinate
    Baxter Healthcare, United States; Fresenius Kabi, United States
  • Dimenhydrinate Alveda
    Alveda, Canada
  • Dimenhydrinate Apotex
    Apotex, Canada
  • Dimenhydrinate Jean-Marie
    Jean-Marie Pharmacal, Hong Kong
  • Dimenhydrinate Johnson
    Johnson, Taiwan
  • Dimenhydrinate Mylan
    Mylan Pharmaceuticals, Canada
  • Dimenhydrinate Panion & BF
    Panion & BF, Taiwan
  • Dimenhydrinate Sandoz
    Sandoz, Canada
  • Dimenhydrinate Tanta
    Tanta Pharmaceuticals, Canada
  • Dimenhydrinate Teligent
    Teligent, Canada
  • Dimenhydrinate Union
    Union, Taiwan
  • Dimenhydrinate with Preservative Teligent
    Teligent, Canada
  • Dimenhydrinat-hameln
    Hameln plus, Germany
  • Dimenic
    Laema Chemi Pharma, Pakistan
  • Dimenidrinato
    Nova Argentia, Italy
  • Dimezine [+ Cinnarizine]
    Ajanta Pharma Phil, Philippines
  • Dimicaps
    Sanfer, Mexico
  • Dimigal
    Galenika, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Galenika, Macedonia; Galenika AD, Serbia
  • Dinate
    Jaapharm Canada, Canada
  • Dirinate
    Elite Pharma, Pakistan
  • Divonal
    Markos, Peru
  • Dizinil
    Julphar, Kuwait
  • Dizinil 50mg
    Julphar, Oman
  • Doang
    Jen Sheng, Taiwan
  • Dr. Amin
    Eurolab, Argentina
  • Dramamine
    ARIS, Turkey; Janssen-Cilag, Mexico; Johnson & Johnson, Argentina; Johnson & Johnson, Peru; Johnson & Johnson, Uruguay; RPG, India; Searle, Kuwait; Taisho Pharmaceutical, Indonesia; Yoshindo, Japan
  • Dramanyl
    Paill, Guatemala; Paill, Honduras; Paill, El Salvador
  • Dramasine [+ Pyridoxine]
    Soho, Indonesia
  • Dramavit
    Neo Química, Brazil
  • Dramavit B6 [+ Pyridoxine]
    Neo Química, Brazil
  • Dramavol
    Vijosa, Belize; Vijosa, Guatemala; Vijosa, Honduras; Vijosa, Nicaragua; Vijosa, Panama; Vijosa, El Salvador
  • Dramenex
    Kahira, Egypt; Kahira, Kuwait
  • Dramin
    Takeda, Brazil
  • Dramin B6 [+ Pyridoxine]
    Takeda, Brazil
  • Dramin B6 DL [+ Pyridoxine, + Glucose, + Fructose]
    Takeda, Brazil
  • Dramina
    Jadran, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Jadran, Georgia; Jadran, Macedonia; Jadran Galenski, Croatia (Hrvatska); Jadran Galenski, Russian Federation; JGL D.O.O., Serbia
  • Draminal
    Confar, Portugal
  • Draminate
    RPG, India
  • Dramine
    Siu Guan, Taiwan
  • Dramit-GB
    Nafar, Mexico
  • Drimen
    Coup, Greece
  • Dymin
    Stanley, Pakistan
  • Emegrav
    OQ Pharma, Peru
  • Enjomin
    Codilab, Portugal
  • Ergo Dolanet Plus [+ Metamizole, + Caffeine, + Ergotamine]
    Gramon Paraguay, Paraguay
  • Furammine
    Fu Seng, Taiwan
  • Garcol
    Christo, Hong Kong
  • Gomivol D
    Drog. Infarval, Peru
  • Graflomed
    Lafarmed, Peru
  • Gravamin
    Trifarma, Peru
  • Gravergol [+ Ergotamine, + Caffeine]
    Medifarma, Peru
  • Gravet
    Brisafarma, Peru
  • Gravex
    Orbis, Peru
  • Gravicor
    Corval, Peru
  • Gravimar
    Luxor Pharmac., Peru
  • Gravimed
    Perumed-Albis Consumo, Peru
  • Gravinate
    Searle, Pakistan
  • Gravol
    Church & Dwight, Canada; Church & Dwight, Hong Kong; Church And Dwight Canada, Lebanon; Medifarma, Peru
  • Gravol AP
    Medifarma, Peru
  • Gravol CB
    Medifarma, Peru
  • Gravol Forte [+ Caffeine]
    Medifarma, Peru
  • Gravol Kids [pediatric]
    Church & Dwight, Canada
  • Grinit
    Fynk, Pakistan
  • Incalm
    Sinphar, Taiwan
  • Jamp Dimenhydrinate
    Jamp Pharma, Canada
  • Lawrvinate
    Lawrence, Pakistan
  • Lomarin
    Geymonat, Italy
  • Maldauto [veterinary use]
    Auvex, France
  • Mareamin
    Laboratorios Euromed Chile, Chile
  • Mareol
    Pfizer, Ecuador
  • Mavol
    Dr. Andreu, Peru
  • Medravol
    Medrock, Peru
  • Menito
    Oriental, Taiwan
  • Mentex [+ Pseudoephedrine, + Dextromethorphan]
    Tabuk Pharmaceutical, Oman
  • Mercalm [+ Caffeine]
    Hepatoum, France
  • Milsena
    Aversi, Georgia
  • Minate
    Akson, Pakistan
  • Motivan
    Union Drug, Thailand
  • Movin [+ Cinnarizine]
    Tetrafarma, Portugal
  • Nausicalm
    Noguès, France
  • Nausicalm B6 [+ Pyridoxine]
    União Química, Brazil
  • Nausilon B6 [+ Pyridoxine]
    Cifarma Cientifica Farmaceutica, Brazil
  • Naussine
    Dronnvels, Peru
  • Naux
    Quilab Farma, Peru
  • Navamin
    Greater Pharma, Thailand
  • Neo-Emedyl [+ Caffeine]
    Pharm. Fabrik Montavit, Austria
  • Normostop
    Normon, Spain
  • Novomin
    Xepa-Soul Pattinson, Hong Kong; Xepa-Soul Pattinson, Malaysia
  • Nozevet [veterinary use]
    Laboratoire TVM, France
  • Parammine
    Yuan Chou, Taiwan
  • PMS-Dimenhydrinate
    Pharmascience, Canada
  • R Calm Dimenhydrinate
    Vemedia Consumer Health Belgium, Belgium
  • Reisefit Hennig
    Hennig Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Reisetabletten - 1 A Pharma
    1 A Pharma, Germany
  • Reisetabletten AL
    Aliud Pharma, Germany
  • Reisetabletten Heumann
    Heumann, Germany
  • Reisetabletten MR Pharma
    MR Pharma, Germany
  • Reisetabletten Retorta
    Retorta, Germany
  • Reisetabletten Stada
    STADA, Germany
  • Reisetabletten Wepa
    Sophien, Germany
  • Reisetabletten-ratiopharm
    ratiopharm, Germany
  • Revert [+ Cinnarizine]
    Incepta, Bangladesh
  • Rhinocap [+ Phenylephrine, + Caffeine]
    Dr. Grossmann AG, Oman; Grossmann, Kuwait
  • Rodavan
    Bosnalijek, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Rotpunkt Apotheke Reisedragées [+ Caffeine]
    Iromedica, Switzerland
  • RubieMen
    RubiePharm, Germany
  • Saldeva Forte [+ Caffeine, + Paracetamol]
    Bayer Hispania, Spain
  • Salvarina [+ Caffeine, + Ibuprofen]
    Salvat, Spain
  • Sandoz Dimenhydrinate
    Sandoz, Canada
  • Setmenate
    Pharmaniaga, Hong Kong
  • Stopmun [+ Pyridoxine]
    Medikon, Indonesia
  • Superpep 50mg
    Hermes, Germany
  • Superpep Reise 20mg
    Hermes, Germany
  • Syn-nau
    G&R, Peru
  • Teva-Dimenate
    Teva Canada, Canada
  • Travacalm Original [+ Scopolamine, + Caffeine]
    Key Pharmaceuticals, Australia
  • Travamin
    Rekah, Israel
  • Travel Tabs
    Tanta Pharmaceuticals, Canada; Vita Health Products, Canada
  • Travelgum
    Meda, Italy; Vianex, Cyprus; Vianex, Greece
  • Travelgum 20 mg
    Meda Pharm, Austria
  • Travelgum Bb Farma
    BB Farma, Italy
  • Trawell 20mg
    MEDA Pharma, Switzerland
  • Trimin
    Swiss Pharm, Taiwan
  • Valontan
    Recordati, Italy
  • Valontan Bambini [pediatric]
    Recordati, Italy
  • Vertigix [+ Cinnarazine]
    Galenica, Romania
  • Vertigmine
    Lafedar, Argentina
  • Vertigo-Vomex plus Cinnarizin [+ Cinnarizine]
    Klinge, Germany
  • Vertigo-Vomex S
    Klinge, Germany
  • Vertigo-Vomex SR
    Klinge, Germany
  • Vertirosan
    IFET, Greece; Sigmapharm, Latvia; Sigmapharm Arzneimittel, Austria
  • Vertirosan 100 mg
    Sigmapharm Arzneimittel, Austria
  • Vertirosan 150 mg
    Sigmapharm Arzneimittel, Austria
  • Vertirosan 50 mg
    Sigmapharm Arzneimittel, Austria
  • Vertirosan 50 mg für Kinder [pediatric]
    Sigmapharm Arzneimittel, Austria
  • Vertirosan Vitamin B6 [+ Pyridoxine]
    Sigmapharm Arzneimittel, Austria
  • Viabom
    CPCH, Portugal
  • Vodravol
    Keyfarm, Peru
  • Vodrin
    Farmedic, Peru
  • Vomacur
    Hexal, Germany; Salutas Pharma, Bulgaria
  • Vomex A
    Klinge, Germany; Olvos Science, Greece
  • Vomex A Kinder 40mg [pediatric]
    Klinge, Germany
  • Vomex A Kinder 70mg forte [pediatric]
    Klinge, Germany
  • Vomex-A
    Olvos Science, Cyprus
  • Vomidrine
    Azevedos, Portugal; Laboratorios Azevedos, Malta
  • Vomina
    DNA Pharma, Vietnam
  • Vomisin
    Rayere, Mexico
  • Vomixtal
    S.J.Roxfarma, Peru
  • Voxamine
    Pharmed, Peru
  • Xamamina
    Bracco, Italy
  • Yi Han Ning
    Yimin Pharmaceutical, China
  • Zomix
    Farmindustria, Peru
  • Zoranate
    Intact, Malaysia

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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