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Flumazenil

In the US, Flumazenil (flumazenil systemic) is a member of the drug class antidotes and is used to treat Benzodiazepine Overdose and Reversal of Sedation.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

V03AB25

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0078755-81-4

Chemical Formula

C15-H14-F-N3-O3

Molecular Weight

303

Therapeutic Category

Antidote: Benzodiazepine antagonist

Chemical Name

4H-Imidazo[1,5-a][1,4]benzodiazepine-3-carboxylic acid, 8-fluoro-5,6-dihydro-5-metyl-6-oxo-, etyl ester

Foreign Names

  • Flumazenilum (Latin)
  • Flumazenil (German)
  • Flumazénil (French)
  • Flumazenilo (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Flumazenil (OS: BAN, USAN, JAN)
  • Flumazénil (OS: DCF)
  • Flumazepil (IS)
  • Ro 15-1788/000 (IS)
  • Flumazenil (PH: BP 2016, Ph. Eur. 8, USP 38)
  • Flumazénil (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Flumazenilum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

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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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