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In the US, Dolasetron (dolasetron systemic) is a member of the drug class 5HT3 receptor antagonists and is used to treat Nausea/Vomiting - Chemotherapy Induced and Nausea/Vomiting - Postoperative.

US matches:



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antiemetic agent

Serotonin 5HT₃-receptor antagonist

Chemical Name

1H-Indole-3-carboxylic acid, octahydro-3-oxo-2,6-metano-2H-quinolizin-8-yl ester, (2α,6α,8α,9aβ)-

Foreign Names

  • Dolasetronum (Latin)
  • Dolasetron (German)
  • Dolasétron (French)
  • Dolasetron (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Anzemet
    Sanofi-Aventis, Australia; Sanofi-Aventis, Ecuador; Sanofi-Aventis, Mexico
  • Li Bi Fu
    Liaoning Haisike Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., China


BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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