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Dofetilide

In the US, Dofetilide (dofetilide systemic) is a member of the drug class group III antiarrhythmics and is used to treat Arrhythmia.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

C01BD04

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0115256-11-6

Chemical Formula

C19-H27-N3-O5-S2

Molecular Weight

441

Therapeutic Category

Antiarrhythmic agent, class III

Chemical Names

3'-{2-[(4-Metylsulfonylaminophenetyl)metylamino]etoxy}metansulfonanilid (IUPAC)

beta-[(p-Metanesulfonamidophenetyl)metylamino]metanesulfono-p-phenetidide (WHO)

Metanesulfonamide, N-(4-(2-(metyl(2-(4-((metylsulfonyl)amino)phenoxy)etyl)amino)etyl)phenyl)-

Foreign Names

  • Dofetilidum (Latin)
  • Dofetilid (German)
  • Dofétilide (French)
  • Dofetilida (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Dofetilide (OS: BAN, USAN, JAN)
  • Dofétilide (OS: DCF)
  • UK 68798 (IS: Pfizer)
  • Dofetilide (PH: USP 38)

Brand Name

  • Tikosyn
    Pfizer U.S., United States

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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