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Pemoline

In the US, Pemoline (pemoline systemic) is a member of the drug class CNS stimulants and is used to treat ADHD.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N06BA05

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0002152-34-3

Chemical Formula

C9-H8-N2-O2

Molecular Weight

176

Therapeutic Category

Central stimulant

Chemical Name

4(5H)-Oxazolone, 2-amino-5-phenyl-

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • Pemolina (OS: DCIT)
  • Pemoline (OS: USAN, JAN, BAN)
  • Pémoline (OS: DCF)
  • LA 956 (IS)
  • Phenylisohydantoine (IS)
  • Phenylpseudohydantoine (IS)
  • PIO (IS)

Brand Names

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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