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Pholcodine

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Scheme

Prop.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

R05DA08

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000509-67-1

Chemical Formula

C23-H30-N2-O4

Molecular Weight

398

Therapeutic Categories

Cough suppressant

Opioid receptor agonist

Chemical Names

β-morpholinyletylmorphine

(-)-(5R,6S)-4,5-Epoxy-17-metyl-3-(2-morpholinoetoxy) morphin-7-en-6-ol (BAN)

(5α,6α)-7,8-Didehydro-4,5-epoxy-17-metyl-3-[2-(4-morpholinyl)etoxy]morphinan-6-ol

3-O-(2-Morpholinoetyl)morphine (BAN)

3-(2-morpholinoetyl)morphine

3-[2-(4-morpholinyl)etyl]morphine

Morpholinyletylmorphine (WHO)

Tetrahydro-1,4-oxazinyl-metylcodeine

Foreign Names

  • Pholcodinum (Latin)
  • Pholcodin (German)
  • Pholcodine (French)
  • Folcodina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Folcodina (OS: DCIT)
  • Pholcodine (OS: BAN, DCF)
  • Homocodeine (IS)
  • Pholcodin (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Pholcodine (PH: BP 2016, Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Pholcodinum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

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Glossary

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

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