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In the US, Ranolazine (ranolazine systemic) is a member of the drug class antianginal agents and is used to treat Angina.

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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Treatment of coronary heart disease

Chemical Names

(RS)-4-[2-Hydroxy-3-(2-metoxyphenoxy)propyl]-2',6'-dimetylpiperazin-1-acetanilid (IUPAC)

(±)-4-[2-Hydroxy-3-(o-metoxyphenoxy)propyl]-1-piperazineaceto-2',6'-xylidide (WHO)

1-Piperazineacetamide, N-(2,6-dimetylphenyl)-4-(2-hydroxy-3-(2-metoxyphenoxy)propyl)-, (±)- (CAS)

Foreign Names

  • Ranolazinum (Latin)
  • Ranolazin (German)
  • Ranolazine (French)
  • Ranolazina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Ranolazine (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • (-)-Ranolazine (IS)
  • CVT-303 (IS)
  • KEG-1295 (IS)
  • RAN D (IS)
  • Ran4 (IS)
  • RS-43285-003 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Caroza
    Zydus, India
  • Ranexa
    A. Menarini, Ireland; A. Menarini, Poland; A. Menarini, Portugal; A. Menarini Farmaceutica Internazionale, United Kingdom; Berlin Chemie, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Berlin-Chemie, Germany; Berlin-Chemie, Croatia (Hrvatska); Berlin-Chemie, Latvia; CV Therapeutics, United States; Gilead Sciences International Ltd, Israel; Laboratorios Menarini, Spain; Menarini, Switzerland; Menarini, Costa Rica; Menarini, Georgia; Menarini, Greece; Menarini, Guatemala; Menarini, Honduras; Menarini, Lithuania; Menarini, Nicaragua; Menarini, Netherlands; Menarini, Panama; Menarini, Slovenia; Menarini, El Salvador; Menarini International Operations, Austria; Menarini International-L, Italy; Sharp, Georgia
  • Ranolin-XR
    Square, Bangladesh
  • Razine
    Ajanta Pharma Phil, Philippines
  • Rolazin
    Macleods, India


BANBritish Approved Name
CASChemical Abstracts Service
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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