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Entacapone

In the US, Entacapone (entacapone systemic) is a member of the drug class dopaminergic antiparkinsonism agents and is used to treat Parkinson's Disease.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N04BX02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0130929-57-6

Chemical Formula

C14-H15-N3-O5

Molecular Weight

305

Therapeutic Categories

Treatment of Parkinson's disease

Catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) inhibitor

Chemical Name

(E)-2-Cyano-3-(3,4-dihydroxy-5-nitrophenyl)-N,N-dietyl-2-propenamide

Foreign Names

  • Entacaponum (Latin)
  • Entacapon (German)
  • Entacapone (French)
  • Entacapona (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Entacapone (OS: BAN, USAN, DCF, JAN)
  • OR 611 (IS: Orion)
  • Entacapon (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Entacapone (PH: BP 2016, Ph. Eur. 8, USP 38)
  • Entacaponum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Anxopone
    Root, Taiwan
  • Carbidopa, Levodopa and Entacapone Sun (Entacapone and Levodopa, + Carbidopa)
    Sun Pharma, United States
  • Comtan
    Grupo Novartis, Spain; Novartis, Argentina; Novartis, Bangladesh; Novartis, Belgium; Novartis, Brazil; Novartis, China; Novartis, Czech Republic; Novartis, Ecuador; Novartis, Egypt; Novartis, France; Novartis, Greece; Novartis, Hong Kong; Novartis, Croatia (Hrvatska); Novartis, Hungary; Novartis, Indonesia; Novartis, Japan; Novartis, Lithuania; Novartis, Malaysia; Novartis, New Zealand; Novartis, Poland; Novartis, Portugal; Novartis, Romania; Novartis, Serbia; Novartis, Slovakia; Novartis, Thailand; Novartis, Tunisia; Novartis, Turkey; Novartis, Taiwan; Novartis, United States; Novartis, Venezuela; Novartis AH, South Africa; Novartis Biosciences, Peru; Novartis Europharm, Austria; Novartis Europharm, Cyprus; Novartis Europharm, Denmark; Novartis Farma, Italy; Novartis Healthcare, Philippines; Novartis Pharma, Switzerland; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Australia; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Canada; Orion Corporation, Israel
  • Comtapone
    Chemi ph, Egypt
  • Comtess
    Orion, Denmark; Orion, Ireland; Orion, Iceland; Orion, Lithuania; Orion, Norway; Orion, Poland; Orion Pharma, Germany; Orion Pharma, Finland; Orion Pharma, Sweden
  • Corbilta (Entacapone and Levodopa, + Carbidopa)
    Orion, Slovakia
  • Encapia
    Medochemie, Cyprus; Medochemie, Estonia; Medochemie, Netherlands; Medochemie, Romania
  • Entacapon Unichem
    Juta, Germany
  • Entacapona Aurobindo
    Aurobindo, Portugal
  • Entacapone Aurobindo
    Aurobindo, Malta
  • Entacapone Mylan
    Generics, Cyprus; Mylan, France; Mylan, Netherlands
  • Entacapone Orion
    Orion, Denmark; Orion, Lithuania; Orion, Poland; Orion Pharma, Sweden
  • Entacapone Teva
    Teva, Denmark; Teva, Lithuania; Teva, Romania; Teva, Sweden; Teva Pharmaceuticals, Poland
  • Entacapone Unichem
    Unichem, Netherlands
  • Entacapone Wockhardt
    Wockhardt, Malta; Wockhardt, United States; Wockhardt UK, United Kingdom
  • Entacapon-neuraxpharm
    neuraxpharm, Germany
  • Entapone
    Mylan, New Zealand
  • Lanero
    Hemofarm, Serbia
  • Lecapon-Mepha (Entacapone and Carbidopa, + Levodopa)
    Mepha Pharma, Switzerland
  • Levodopa + Carbidopa + Entacapona Generis (Entacapone and Levodopa, + Carbidopa)
    Generis, Portugal
  • Levodopa + Carbidopa + Entacapona Labesfal (Entacapone and Levodopa, + Carbidopa)
    Generis, Portugal
  • Levodopa + Carbidopa + Entacapona Ratiopharm (Entacapone and Levodopa, + Carbidopa)
    Ratiopharm, Portugal
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa/Entacapone AbZ (Entacapone and Levodopa, + Carbidopa)
    AbZ-Pharma, Germany
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa/Entacapone AL (Entacapone and Levodopa, + Carbidopa)
    Aliud, Germany
  • Lévodopa/Carbidopa/Entacapone Biogaran (Entacapone and Carbidopa, + Levodopa)
    Biogaran, France
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa/Entacapone Orion (Entacapone and Levodopa, + Carbidopa)
    Orion, Poland; Orion Pharma, Germany; Orion Pharma, Finland; Orion Pharma, Sweden
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa/Entacapone Teva (Entacapone and Levodopa, + Carbidopa)
    Teva, Slovakia; Teva Eesti, Estonia
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa/Entacapone-neuraxapharm (Entacapone and Levodopa, + Carbidopa)
    neuraxpharm, Germany
  • Parkicapone
    Andalous, Egypt
  • Sandoz Entacapone
    Sandoz, Canada
  • Sastravi (Entacapone and Levodopa, + Carbidopa)
    Actavis, Malta; Actavis UK, United Kingdom; Balkanpharma, Slovakia
  • Stalemed (Entacapone and Carbipoda, + Levodopa)
    Balkanpharma, Slovakia
  • Stalev (Entacapone and Levodopa, + Carbidopa)
    Novartis Healthcare, Philippines
  • Stalevo (Entacapone and Levodopa, + Carbidopa)
    Emra-Med Arzneimittel, Austria; Eurim-Pharm, Austria; Grupo Novartis, Spain; Haemato Pharm, Austria; Novartis, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Novartis, Bangladesh; Novartis, Belgium; Novartis, Brazil; Novartis, Chile; Novartis, Colombia; Novartis, Egypt; Novartis, France; Novartis, Hong Kong; Novartis, Indonesia; Novartis, South Korea; Novartis, Mexico; Novartis, Malaysia; Novartis, Netherlands; Novartis, Slovakia; Novartis, Thailand; Novartis, Turkey; Novartis, United States; Novartis AH, South Africa; Novartis Biosciences, Peru; Novartis Farma, Italy; Novartis Pharma, Switzerland; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Australia; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Canada; Orion, Austria; Orion, China; Orion, Czech Republic; Orion, Denmark; Orion, Hungary; Orion, Ireland; Orion, Iceland; Orion, Lithuania; Orion, Norway; Orion, Oman; Orion, Poland; Orion, Portugal; Orion, Romania; Orion, Slovenia; Orion Corporation, Israel; Orion Pharma, Germany; Orion Pharma, Finland; Orion Pharma, Sweden; Orion Pharma Hellas, Greece; Novartis Singapore, Singapore; Orion Pharma UK, United Kingdom
  • Tadoglen (Entacapone and Carbidopa, + Levodopa)
    Glenmark, Poland; Glenmark, Slovakia
  • Teva-Entacapone
    Teva Canada, Canada

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
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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