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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Neuroleptic agent

Phenothiazine derivative

Chemical Name

10H-Phenotiazine-10-propanamine, 2-metoxy-N,N,β-trimetyl-, (R)-

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • Levomepromazina (OS: DCIT)
  • Levomepromazine (OS: BAN, USAN)
  • Lévomépromazine (OS: DCF)
  • Bayer 1213 (Bayer) (IS)
  • CL 36467 (Lederle) (IS)
  • CL 39743 (IS)
  • Methotrimeprazine (IS)
  • Methoxyphenothiazine (IS)
  • RP 7044 (IS)
  • SKF 5116 (IS)
  • Levomepromazine (PH: BP vet. 2013)
  • Methotrimeprazine (PH: USP 41)
  • Levomepromazine Hydrochloride (OS: USAN, BANM, JAN)
  • Methotrimeprazine Hydrochloride (IS)
  • Lévomépromazine (chlorhydrate de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Levomepromazine hydrochloride (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Levomepromazine Hydrochloride (PH: BP 2018)
  • Levomepromazinhydrochlorid (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Levomepromazini hydrochloridum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Levomepromazine Maleate (OS: BANM, USAN, JAN)
  • Methotrimeprazine Maleate (IS)
  • Lévomépromazine (maléate de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Levomepromazine maleate (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Levomepromazine Maleate (PH: BP 2018, JP XVII)
  • Levomepromazini maleas (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Levomepromazinmaleat (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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