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In the US, Molindone (molindone systemic) is a member of the drug class miscellaneous antipsychotic agents and is used to treat Psychosis and Schizophrenia.

US matches:



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Neuroleptic agent

Chemical Name

4H-Indol-4-one, 3-etyl-1,5,6,7-tetrahydro-2-metyl-5-(4-morpholinylmetyl)-

Foreign Names

  • Molindonum (Latin)
  • Molindon (German)
  • Molindone (French)
  • Molindona (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Molindone (OS: BAN)
  • Molindone Hydrochloride (OS: BANM, USAN)
  • EN-1733 A (DuPont Merck) (IS)
  • Molindone Hydochloride (PH: USP 41)

Brand Name


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
ISInofficial Synonym
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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