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Doxepin

In the US, Doxepin (doxepin systemic) is a member of the following drug classes: miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics, tricyclic antidepressants and is used to treat Anxiety, Depression, Insomnia, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Major Depressive Disorder, Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome and Urticaria.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N06AA12

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0001668-19-5

Chemical Formula

C19-H21-N-O

Molecular Weight

279

Therapeutic Category

Antidepressant, tricyclic

Chemical Name

1-Propanamine, 3-dibenz[b,e]oxepin-11(6H)-ylidene-N,N-dimetyl-

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • Doxepin (OS: BAN)
  • Doxepina (OS: DCIT)
  • Doxépine (OS: DCF)
  • MF 10 (IS)
  • Doxepin Hydrochloride (OS: USAN, BANM, JAN)
  • MF 110 (IS)
  • P 3693 A (IS)
  • Doxepin Hydrochloride (PH: BP 2016, USP 38)
  • Doxepin hydrochloride (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Doxépine (chlorhydrate de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Doxepinhydrochlorid (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Doxepini hydrochloridum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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