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Dimetindene

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

D04AA13,R06AB03

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0005636-83-9

Chemical Formula

C20-H24-N2

Molecular Weight

292

Therapeutic Categories

Antiallergic agent

Histamine H₁-receptor antagonist (H₁-antihistaminic)

Chemical Name

1H-Indene-2-etanamine, N,N-dimetyl-3-[1-(2-pyridinyl)etyl]-

Foreign Names

  • Dimetindenum (Latin)
  • Dimetinden (German)
  • Dimétindène (French)
  • Dimetindeno (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Fenistil
    Novartis, Lebanon; Novartis Consumer Health, Egypt; Novartis Consumer Health, Peru; Novartis Hellas, Cyprus
  • Fenistil 0.1%
    Novartis, Egypt
  • Vibrocil (Dimetindene and Phenylephrine)
    Novartis, Egypt; Novartis, Lebanon; Novartis, Malta
  • Feniallerg
    Novartis Consumer Health, Switzerland
  • Fenistil
    Clinres, Croatia (Hrvatska); GlaxoSmithKline, Portugal; Novartis, Bulgaria; Novartis, Czech Republic; Novartis, Georgia; Novartis, Greece; Novartis, Indonesia; Novartis, Lithuania; Novartis, Latvia; Novartis, Malta; Novartis, Oman; Novartis, Romania; Novartis, Serbia; Novartis, Slovakia; Novartis, Thailand; Novartis, Turkey; Novartis Consumer Health, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Novartis Consumer Health, Belgium; Novartis Consumer Health, Switzerland; Novartis Consumer Health, Germany; Novartis Consumer Health, Spain; Novartis Consumer Health, Hungary; Novartis Consumer Health, Israel; Novartis Consumer Health, Italy; Novartis Consumer Health, Netherlands; Novartis Consumer Health, Poland; Novartis Consumer Health - Gebro, Austria
  • Fenistil 0.1%
    Novartis Hellas, Cyprus
  • Fenistil 24 Stunden retard
    Novartis Consumer Health - Gebro, Austria
  • Fenistil Junior (pediatric)
    Novartis, Hungary
  • Foristal
    Novartis, India
  • Otrivin Allergia (Dimetindene and Phenylephrine)
    Novartis Consumer Health, Hungary
  • Otrivin Allergy (Dimetindene and Phenylephrin)
    Novartis Consumer Health, Poland
  • Vibragel (Dimetindene and Phenylephrine)
    Novartis, Argentina
  • Vibrocil
    Novartis, Oman
  • Vibrocil (Dimetindene and Phenylephrine)
    GlaxoSmithKline, Portugal; Novartis, Bulgaria; Novartis, Czech Republic; Novartis, Georgia; Novartis, Lithuania; Novartis, Oman; Novartis, Romania; Novartis, Slovakia; Novartis Consumer Health, Belgium; Novartis Consumer Health, Switzerland; Novartis Consumer Health, Hungary; Novartis Consumer Health, Peru; Novartis Consumer Health, South Africa; Novartis Consumer Health - Gebro, Austria
  • Vibrocil-S (Dimetindene and Phenylephrine)
    Novartis, Greece

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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