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Reserpine

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

In the US, Reserpine (reserpine systemic) is a member of the drug class antiadrenergic agents, peripherally acting and is used to treat High Blood Pressure, Hyperthyroidism and Schizophrenia.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

C02AA02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000050-55-5

Chemical Formula

C33-H40-N2-O9

Molecular Weight

609

Therapeutic Categories

Antihypertensive agent

Antisympathotonic agent

Chemical Name

Yohimban-16-carboxylic acid, 11,17-dimetoxy-18-[(3,4,5-trimetoxybenzoyl)oxy]-, metyl ester, (3β,16β,17α,18β,20α)-

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • Reserpina (OS: DCIT)
  • Reserpine (OS: JAN, BAN)
  • Réserpine (OS: DCF)
  • Mephaserpin (IS)
  • Reserpin (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Reserpine (PH: BP 2018, JP XVII, Ph. Eur. 9, Ph. Int. 6, USP 41)
  • Réserpine (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Reserpinum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9, Ph. Int. 6)

Brand Names

  • Adelfan Plus [+ Hydrochlorothiazide, + Dihydralazine]
    Shreechem, Georgia
  • Adelphane [+ Dihydralazine]
    Novartis, India
  • Adelphane-Esidrex [+ Dihydralazine, + Hydrochlorothiazide]
    Novartis, India
  • Adelphan-Esidrex [+ Dihydralazine, Hydrochlorothiazide]
    Sandoz, Georgia
  • A-Lennon-Reserpine
    Pharmacare, South Africa
  • Apoplon
    Daiichi Sankyo, Japan
  • Apoplon 0.1%
    Daiichi Sankyo, Japan
  • Bedin [+ Dihydroergocristine, + Clopamide]
    Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Thailand
  • Behyd RA [+ Benzylhydrochlorothiazide]
    Kyorin Pharmaceutical, Japan; Shinlin Sinseng, Taiwan
  • Brinerdin [+ Clopamide, + Dihydroergocristine]
    Krka, Croatia (Hrvatska); Novartis, Egypt; Novartis AH, South Africa
  • Brinerdina [+Dihydroergocristine, +Clopamide]
    Teofarma, Italy
  • Briserin N [+ Clopamide]
    Novartis Pharma, Germany
  • Dehydri
    Pei Jin, Taiwan
  • Deserpin
    Sinton, Taiwan
  • Doriaton-S [+ Hydrochlorothiazide]
    Health Chemical, Taiwan
  • Fullserpine
    Fu Yuan, Taiwan
  • Higroton-Res [+ Chlortalidone]
    Sandoz, Mexico
  • Hypoten [+ Clopamide, + Dihydroergocristine]
    Pharco, Egypt
  • Igroton Reserpina [+ Chlortalidone]
    Amidpharm, Italy
  • Mano-Ap-Es [+ Hydralazine, + Hydrochlorothiazide]
    Lam Thong, Thailand
  • Normatens [+ Clopamide, + Dihydroergocristine]
    Meda Pharma, Latvia
  • R.H.H
    Johnson, Taiwan; New Chemical, Taiwan
  • Rakelin [veterinary use]
    Ceva Animal Health, Australia; Vetpharm, New Zealand
  • Rauserpine
    CCPC, Taiwan
  • Regroton [+ Chlortalidone]
    Assos, Turkey
  • Relapine
    Chen Ho, Taiwan
  • Reser [+ Hydralazine, + Hydrochlorothiazide]
    T.O. Chemicals, Thailand
  • Reserpine
    Astar, Taiwan; Tai Yu, Taiwan; Taiwan Veterans, Taiwan; Union, Taiwan
  • Resertin
    Gentle, Taiwan
  • Reserzide
    Yuan Chou, Taiwan
  • Serazide
    Winston, Taiwan
  • Seril-K
    Union, Taiwan
  • Serpanin
    Jen Sheng, Taiwan
  • Serpasil
    Biochemie, Indonesia; Novartis, India
  • Sinserpine
    Taiwan Biotech, Taiwan
  • Tensionorme [+ Bendroflumethiazide]
    DB, France
  • Thiadri
    Golden Horse, Taiwan
  • Trianpres
    New Chemical, Taiwan
  • Trisdown
    Royal, Taiwan

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
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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