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Dronabinol

In the US, Dronabinol (dronabinol systemic) is a member of the drug class miscellaneous antiemetics and is used to treat AIDS Related Wasting, Anorexia, Nausea/Vomiting - Chemotherapy Induced and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

A04AD10

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0001972-08-3

Chemical Formula

C21-H30-O2

Molecular Weight

314

Therapeutic Categories

Antiemetic agent

Appetite stimulant

Hallucinogenic

Chemical Names

(6aR,10aR)-6a,7,8,10a-Tetrahydro-6,6,9-trimetyl-3-pentyl-6H-dibenzo[b,d]pyran-1-ol (WHO)

(6aR-trans)-6a,7,8,10a-Tetrahydro-6,6,9-trimetyl-3-pentyl-6H-dibenzo[b,d]pyran-1-ol

(6aR,10aR)-(-)-6a,7,8,10a-Tetrahydro-6,6,9-trimetyl-3-pentylbenzo[c]chromen-1-ol

6H-Dibenzo[b,d]pyran-1-ol, 6a,7,8,10a-tetrahydro-6,6,9-trimetyl-3-pentyl-, (6aR-trans)-

Foreign Names

  • Dronabinolum (Latin)
  • Dronabinol (German)
  • Dronabinol (French)
  • Dronabinol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Dronabinol (OS: USAN)
  • Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (IS)
  • delta-9-THC (IS)
  • NSC 134454 (IS)
  • QCD 84924 (IS)
  • Tetrahydrocannabinol (IS)
  • Dronabinol (PH: USP 38)

Brand Names

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Glossary

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

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