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CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antiallergic agent

Histamine H₁-receptor antagonist (H₁-antihistaminic)

Chemical Name

Etanamine, N,N-dimetyl-2-[2-(phenylmetyl)phenoxy]-

Foreign Names

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Codipront [+ Codeine]
    Asmeco, Thailand; CTS Chemical, Hong Kong; Ferraz, Malta; Ferraz, Portugal; Grünenthal, Peru; Heinrich, Kuwait; Kimia Farma, Indonesia; October Pharma, Egypt; RX Pharma, Singapore; Zuoz, Venezuela
  • Codipront Expectorante [+ Codeine, + Guaifenesin]
    Grünenthal, Peru
  • Codivis [+ Codeine]
    CTS, Israel
  • Lentusin [+ Dihydrocodeine]
    S.Chobet, Argentina
  • Pholtex [+ Pholcodine]
    iNova, South Africa
  • Sinutab [+ Paracetamol, + Phenylpropanolamine]
    Hikma, Egypt
  • Tussionex [+ Dihydrocodeine]
    Teva, Uruguay
  • Tussionex [+ Hydrocodone]
    Sanofi-Aventis, Canada
  • Biocidan [+ Cethexonium]
    Menarini, France
  • Codipront [+ Codeine]
    Heinrich Mack, Lithuania


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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