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In the US, Nedocromil (nedocromil ophthalmic) is a member of the drug class mast cell stabilizers and is used to treat Asthma, Maintenance.

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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antiasthmatic agent

Antiallergic agent

Mast cell stabilizer

Chemical Name

4H-Pyrano[3,2-g]quinoline-2,8-dicarboxylic acid, 9-etyl-6,9-dihydro-4,6-dioxo-10-propyl-

Foreign Names

  • Nedocromilum (Latin)
  • Nedocromil (German)
  • Nédocromil (French)
  • Nedocromilo (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Tilarin
    Rhone-Poulenc Rorer, Lithuania
  • Alocril
    Allergan, Canada; Allergan, United States
  • Irtan
    Sanofi-Aventis, Germany
  • Kovilen
    Mediolanum Farmaceutici, Italy
  • Kovinal
    Mediolanum Farmaceutici, Italy
  • Oftacril
    Albis, Peru
  • Rapitil
    Sanofi, United Kingdom
  • Tilad
    Sanofi Aventis, Spain
  • Tilade
    Aventis, Russian Federation; Rhone-Poulenc Rorer, Lithuania; Sanofi, United Kingdom; Sanofi-Aventis, Austria; Sanofi-Aventis, Australia; Sanofi-Aventis, Bangladesh; Sanofi-Aventis, Italy; Sanofi-Aventis, Netherlands; Sanofi-Aventis, New Zealand; Sanofi-Aventis, Slovakia
  • Tilade Freoniton
    Sanofi Oy, Finland
  • Tilarin
    Sanofi-Aventis, Italy
  • Tilavist
    Rhone-Poulenc Rorer, Lithuania; Sanofi, Sweden; Sanofi Winthrop Industrie, Israel; Sanofi-Aventis, Austria; Sanofi-Aventis, Denmark; Sanofi-Aventis, Italy; Sanofi-Aventis, Netherlands; Teofarma, Spain
  • Tilavist 2%
    Sanofi-Aventis, France


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
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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