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Roflumilast

In the US, Roflumilast (roflumilast systemic) is a member of the drug class selective phosphodiesterase-4 inhibitors and is used to treat COPD and COPD - Maintenance.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

R03DX07

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0162401-32-3

Chemical Formula

C17-H14-Cl2-F2-N2-O3

Molecular Weight

403

Therapeutic Category

Antiasthmatic agent

Chemical Names

3-(cyclopropylmetoxy)-N-(3,5-dichloro-4-pyridyl)-4-(difluorometoxy)=benzamide (WHO)

3-(Cyclopropylmetoxy)-N-(3,5-dichlorpyrid-4-yl)-4-(difluormetoxy)benzamid (IUPAC)

Benzamide, 3-(cyclopropylmetoxy)-N-(3,5-dichloro-4-pyridinyl)-4-(difluorometoxy)- (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Roflumilastum (Latin)
  • Roflumilast (German)
  • Roflumilast (French)
  • Roflumilast (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Roflumilast (OS: USAN, BAN, JAN)
  • B9032-107 (IS)
  • BY217 (IS: Byk Gulden)
  • BYK20869 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Daliresp
    Forest, United States; Nycomed, Lithuania; Takeda, Cyprus; Takeda, Israel; Takeda, Poland
  • Daxas
    Daewon Pharmaceutical, South Korea; Nycomed, Argentina; Nycomed, Czech Republic; Nycomed, Germany; Nycomed, Spain; Nycomed, Georgia; Nycomed, Croatia (Hrvatska); Nycomed, Lithuania; Nycomed, Philippines; Nycomed, Romania; Nycomed, Serbia; Nycomed, Turkey; Takeda, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Takeda, Colombia; Takeda, Finland; Takeda, Greece; Takeda, Hong Kong; Takeda, Indonesia; Takeda, Ireland; Takeda, Iceland; Takeda, Italy; Takeda, Lebanon; Takeda, Malaysia; Takeda, Norway; Takeda, Poland; Takeda, Slovenia; Takeda, Slovakia; Takeda, Thailand; Takeda, South Africa; Takeda Canada, Canada; Takeda Pharma, Austria; Takeda Pharma, Switzerland; Takeda Pharma, Denmark; Takeda Pharma, Sweden; Takeda Pharmaceuticals, Russian Federation; Takeda UK, United Kingdom
  • Daxxas
    Takeda México, Mexico
  • Libertek
    Nycomed, Spain; Nycomed, Lithuania; Nycomed, Portugal; Takeda, Netherlands; Takeda, Poland
  • Roxair
    Incepta, Bangladesh

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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