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Perampanel

In the US, Perampanel (perampanel systemic) is a member of the drug class AMPA receptor antagonists and is used to treat Epilepsy and Seizures.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N03AX22

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0380917-97-5

Chemical Formula

C23-H15-N3-O

Molecular Weight

349

Therapeutic Categories

Antiepileptic agent

Treatment of Parkinson's disease

Chemical Name

2-(6'-oxo-1'-phenyl-1',6'-dihydro[2,3'-bipyridin]-5'-yl)benzonitrile (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Perampanelum (Latin)
  • Perampanel (German)
  • PĂ©rampanel (French)
  • Perampanel (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Perampanel (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • E2007 (IS)
  • ER-155055-90 (IS)
  • UNII-H821664NPK (IS)

Brand Names

  • Fycampa
    Eisai Farmaceutica, Spain
  • Fycompa
    Eisai, Austria; Eisai, Belgium; Eisai, Canada; Eisai, Germany; Eisai, Denmark; Eisai, Finland; Eisai, France; Eisai, United Kingdom; Eisai, Hong Kong; Eisai, Ireland; Eisai, Israel; Eisai, Iceland; Eisai, Lithuania; Eisai, Latvia; Eisai, Malaysia; Eisai, Poland; Eisai, Sweden; Eisai, United States; Eisai Farmaceutica, Spain; Eisai Ltd., Norway; Eisai Pharma, Switzerland

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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