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Pyridostigmine Bromide

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Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000101-26-8

Chemical Formula

C9-H13-Br-N2-O2

Molecular Weight

261

Therapeutic Categories

Cholinesterase inhibitor (parasympathomimetic agent, indirect acting)

Treatment of myasthenia gravis

Chemical Name

Pyridinium, 3-[[(dimetylamino)carbonyl]oxy]-1-metyl-, bromide

Foreign Names

  • Pyridostigmini Bromidum (Latin)
  • Pyridostigmin bromid (German)
  • Bromure de Pyridostigmine (French)
  • Bromuro de piridostigmina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Piridostigmina bromuro (OS: DCIT)
  • Pyridostigmine Bromide (OS: JAN, BAN)
  • Pyridostigminbromid (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Pyridostigmine (bromure de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Pyridostigmine Bromide (PH: BP 2016, JP XVI, Ph. Int. 4, USP 38)
  • Pyridostigmine bromide (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Pyridostigmini bromidum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4)

Brand Names

  • Amiasten
    AC Farma, Peru
  • Amygra
    Tabros, Pakistan
  • Antilon
    Yuan Chou, Taiwan
  • Astinon
    Samarth, Philippines
  • Kalymin
    Arzneimittelwerk Dresden, Lithuania; Klocke, Georgia; Merck, Bulgaria; Pliva, Latvia
  • Kalymin forte
    Temmler, Germany
  • Kalymin N
    Temmler, Germany; Teva Eesti, Estonia
  • Kalymin retard
    Temmler, Germany
  • Meshanon
    Hasan, Vietnam
  • Mestinon
    A. Menarini, Hong Kong; A. Menarini, Philippines; A. Menarini, Singapore; A. Menarini, Thailand; Eureco-Pharma, Netherlands; Euro Registratie, Netherlands; Grupo Farma, Colombia; ICN, Oman; ICN, Slovakia; ICN Polfa Rzeszow S.A., Serbia; Kyowa Yakuhin, Japan; Laboratorios Raffo, Chile; Legacy Pharmaceuticals, Serbia; Meda, Belgium; Meda, Denmark; Meda, Finland; Meda, France; Meda, Hungary; Meda, Ireland; Meda, Italy; Meda, Malta; Meda, Netherlands; Meda, Norway; Meda, Poland; Meda, Portugal; Meda, Romania; Meda, Sweden; Meda, Turkey; Meda Pharm, Austria; Meda Pharm, Greece; MEDA Pharma, Switzerland; MEDA Pharma, Germany; Meda Pharma Sau, Spain; Meda Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom; Medcor, Netherlands; Menarini, Vietnam; Pharmalink, Taiwan; Roche, Egypt; Roche, Lebanon; Roemmers, Argentina; Transfarma Medica Indah, Indonesia; Valeant, Australia; Valeant, Brazil; Valeant, Costa Rica; Valeant, Dominican Republic; Valeant, Egypt; Valeant, Guatemala; Valeant, Honduras; Valeant, Indonesia; Valeant, Nicaragua; Valeant, New Zealand; Valeant, Panama; Valeant, Peru; Valeant, El Salvador; Valeant, United States; Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Canada
  • Mestinon retard
    MEDA Pharma, Switzerland; MEDA Pharma, Germany
  • Mestinon-SR
    Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Canada
  • Pirydostygminy bromek NRIM
    NRIM, Poland
  • Pyridostigmine
    Rafa, Israel
  • Pyridostigmine Bromide NRIM
    NRIM, Netherlands
  • Pyridostigmine Bromide-Sunve Pharm
    Sunve, China
  • Pyridostigmine Pharmacie Centrale des Armées
    Pharmacie Centrale des Armées, France
  • Pyrimine
    Sriprasit Pharma, Thailand
  • Pyrinon
    Hana, Philippines
  • Pystinon
    Alexandria Co., Egypt

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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