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Emoxypine Succinate

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Anxiolytic agent

Antiplatelet agent

Pharmaceutic aid: Antioxidant

Chemical Names

2-Ethyl-6-methyl-3-hydroxypyridine succinate

Butanedioic acid; 2-ethyl-6-methylpyridin-3-ol (IUPAC)

Foreign Name

  • Emoxypin succinat (German)

Generic Names

  • Ethylmethylhydroxydepyridine Succinate (IS)
  • Hydroxymethylethylpyridine succinate (IS)
  • LS-45744 (IS)
  • Mexidol (IS)

Brand Names

  • Mexaron
    BioPolus, Georgia
  • Mexibat
    Biopharmi, Georgia
  • Mexicor
    EkoPharmInvest, Russian Federation
  • Mexidol
    Pharmasoft, Russian Federation
  • Mexiprim
    Nizhpharm, Russian Federation; Obninsk, Georgia


IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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