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Eslicarbazepine

In the US, Eslicarbazepine (eslicarbazepine systemic) is a member of the drug class dibenzazepine anticonvulsants and is used to treat Epilepsy and Seizures.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N03AF04

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0104746-04-5

Chemical Formula

C15-H14-N2-O2

Molecular Weight

254

Therapeutic Category

Antiepileptic agent (adjunct)

Chemical Name

(10S)-10-hydroxy-10,11-dihydro-5H-dibenzo[b,f]azepin-5-carboxamide (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Eslicarbazepinum (Latin)
  • Eslicarbazepin (German)
  • EslicarbazĂ©pine (French)
  • Eslicarbazepina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Eslicarbazepine (OS: BAN, USAN)
  • BIA-2-194 (IS)
  • UNII-S5VXA428R4 (IS)
  • Eslicarbazepine Acetate (OS: BANM, USAN)
  • BIA 2-093 (IS)
  • SEP-0002093 (IS)
  • UNII-BEA68ZVB2K (IS)

Brand Names

  • Neurotem
    Temis Lostalo, Argentina
  • Zebinix
    Bial Portela & CA, Serbia; Bial-Portela, Cyprus
  • Aptiom
    Sunovion, United States; Sunovion Pharmaceuticals, Canada
  • Eslicarbazepine G.L.
    G.L. Pharma GmbH, United Kingdom
  • Exalief
    Bial - Portela & C, Lithuania
  • Zebinix
    Bial, Czech Republic; Bial, Portugal; Bial, Romania; Bial - Portela, Slovenia; Bial - Portela & C, Lithuania; Bial - Portela & C. S.A, Iceland; Bial - Portela & Ca, Poland; Bial - Portela & CÂȘ, Estonia; Bial Portela, Greece; Bial-Industrial Farmaceutica, Spain; Eisai, Denmark; Eisai, Finland; Eisai, France; Eisai, United Kingdom; Eisai, Ireland; Eisai, Netherlands; Eisai, Norway; Eisai, Sweden; Eisai, Slovakia; Orifarm, Norway
  • Zebinix 800mg
    Abacus, Austria; Bial Portela, Austria; Eisai, Germany; Emra-Med Arzneimittel, Austria; Haemato Pharm, Austria

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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