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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Neuroleptic agent

Chemical Name

10H-Phenotiazine-2-carbonitrile, 10-[3-(4-hydroxy-1-piperidinyl)propyl]-

Foreign Names

  • Periciazinum (Latin)
  • Periciazin (German)
  • Périciazine (French)
  • Periciazina (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Nemactil
    Sanofi Aventis, Spain
  • Neulactil
    Sanofi Oy, Finland; Sanofi-Aventis, Australia; Sanofi-Aventis, Denmark; Sanofi-Aventis, Hong Kong; Sanofi-Aventis, New Zealand
  • Neuleptil
    Haupt Pharma, Israel; Sanofi Aventis, Brazil; Sanofi Aventis, Chile; Sanofi Aventis, Tunisia; Sanofi-Aventis, France; Sanofi-Aventis, Lebanon; Sanofi-Aventis, Netherlands; Sanofi-Aventis Group, Russian Federation; Takata Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Neuleptil 1%
    Sanofi-Aventis, France; Takata Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Neuleptil 10%
    Takata Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Neuleptil 4%
    Sanofi-Aventis, France
  • Pericyazine Zentiva
    Zentiva, United Kingdom
  • Neuleptil
    Teofarma, Italy


BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
Prop.INNProposed International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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