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Pitofenone

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0054063-52-4

Chemical Formula

C22-H25-N-O4

Molecular Weight

367

Therapeutic Categories

Spasmolytic agent

Muscarinic receptor antagonist (anticholinergic, parasympatholytic agent)

Chemical Names

2-[4-[2-(1-Piperidinyl)etoxy]benzoyl]benzoic acid metyl ester

Metyl o-[p-(2-piperidinoetoxy)benzoyl]benzoate (WHO)

Metyl 2-[4-(2-piperidin-1-yletoxy)benzoyl]benzoate (IUPAC)

Foreign Names

  • Pitofenonum (Latin)
  • Pitofenon (German)
  • Pitofénone (French)
  • Pitofenona (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Pitofenone (OS: DCIT)
  • Pitofénone (OS: DCF)
  • Hoe 12771 (IS)
  • UNII-M09N8K7YJY (IS)

Brand Names

  • Algifen Neo (Pitofenone and Metamizole)
    Teva, Czech Republic; Teva, Slovakia
  • Litalgin (Pitofenone and Metamizole)
    Takeda, Finland

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Glossary

TermDefinition
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
WHOWorld Health Organization

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