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Lacosamide

In the US, Lacosamide (lacosamide systemic) is a member of the drug class miscellaneous anticonvulsants and is used to treat Seizures.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N03AX18

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0175481-36-4

Chemical Formula

C13-H18-N2-O3

Molecular Weight

250

Therapeutic Category

Antiepileptic agent

Chemical Names

(R)-2-(acetylamino)-N-benzyl-3-metoxypropanamid (IUPAC)

(+)-(2R)-2-(acetylamino)-N-benzyl-3-metoxypropanamide

(2R)-2-(acetylamino)-N-benzyl-3-metoxypropanamide (WHO)

Propanamide, 2-(acetylamino)-3-metoxy-N-(phenylmetyl)-, (2R)- (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Lacosamidum (Latin)
  • Lacosamid (German)
  • Lacosamide (French)
  • Lacosamida (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Lacosamide (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • ADD 243037 (IS)
  • Erlosamide (IS)
  • Harkoseride (IS)
  • SPM 927 (IS: SchwarzPharma)

Brand Names

  • Aldinam
    Drugtech, Chile
  • Andovimpamide
    Andalous, Egypt
  • Entaxar
    Pharma Investi de Chile, Chile
  • Lacasa
    Zydus, India
  • Lacotem
    Raffo, Argentina
  • Vimpat
    Abbott, Thailand; Bagó, Argentina; bioCSL, New Zealand; Biopas, Colombia; Ebewe, Georgia; Laboratorios Andromaco, Chile; Medis Adria, Croatia (Hrvatska); Schwarz, Georgia; UCB, Australia; UCB, Canada; UCB, Czech Republic; UCB, Denmark; UCB, Finland; UCB, Greece; UCB, Hong Kong; UCB, Hungary; UCB, Ireland; UCB, Iceland; UCB, Lebanon; UCB, Lithuania; UCB, Netherlands; UCB, Norway; UCB, Poland; UCB, Portugal; UCB, Romania; UCB, Slovakia; UCB, United States; UCB de Mexico, Mexico; UCB Nordic, Sweden; UCB Pharma, Austria; UCB Pharma, Belgium; UCB Pharma, Germany; UCB Pharma, Spain; UCB Pharma, France; UCB Pharma, United Kingdom; UCB Pharma, Italy; UCB Pharma, Slovenia; UCB-Pharma, Switzerland

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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