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Phenoxybenzamine

In the US, Phenoxybenzamine (phenoxybenzamine systemic) is a member of the drug class miscellaneous cardiovascular agents and is used to treat Pheochromocytoma.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

C04AX02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000059-96-1

Chemical Formula

C18-H22-Cl-N-O

Molecular Weight

303

Therapeutic Categories

Antihypertensive agent

Peripheral vasodilator

α-adrenoceptor antagonist (alpha-blocker)

Chemical Name

Benzenemetanamine, N-(2-chloroetyl)-N-(1-metyl-2-phenoxyetyl)-

Foreign Names

  • Phenoxybenzaminum (Latin)
  • Phenoxybenzamin (German)
  • Phénoxybenzamine (French)
  • Fenoxibenzamina (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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