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CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Hyperemic agent

Chemical Name

Nonanamide, N-[(4-hydroxy-3-metoxyphenyl)metyl]-

Foreign Names

  • Nonivamidum (Latin)
  • Nonivamid (German)
  • Nonivamide (French)
  • Nonivamida (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Pseudocapsaicin (IS)
  • synthetisches Capsaicin (IS)

Brand Names

  • Capsi-med
    Gothaplast, Germany
  • Finalgon (Nonivamide and Nicoboxil)
    Boehringer Ingelheim, Bulgaria; Boehringer Ingelheim, Estonia; Boehringer Ingelheim, Lithuania; Boehringer Ingelheim, New Zealand; Boehringer Ingelheim, Poland; Boehringer Ingelheim, Romania; Boehringer Ingelheim International, Germany; Boehringer Ingelheim International, Russian Federation; Boehringer Ingelheim RCV, Austria; Haupt, Georgia; Unilfarma, Portugal
  • Nonivamide
    Beiersdorf, Greece


ISInofficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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