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Ropivacaine

In the US, Ropivacaine (ropivacaine systemic) is a member of the drug class local injectable anesthetics and is used to treat Cesarean Section, Labor Pain and Local Anesthesia.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N01BB09

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0084057-95-4

Chemical Formula

C17-H26-N2-O

Molecular Weight

274

Therapeutic Category

Anesthetic, local

Chemical Names

(S)-2',6'-Dimetyl-1-propylpiperidine-2-carboxanilide (BAN)

(-)-1-Propyl-2',6'-pipecoloxylidide (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Ropivacainum (Latin)
  • Ropivacain (German)
  • Ropivacaïne (French)
  • Ropivacaína (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Ropivacaine (OS: BAN)
  • AL-381 (IS)
  • LEA-103 (IS)
  • UNII-7IO5LYA57N (IS)
  • Ropivacaine Hydrochloride (OS: BANM)
  • Ropivacaine Hydrochloride Hydrate (OS: JAN)
  • UNII-V910P86109 (IS)
  • Ropivacaine Hydrochloride (PH: USP 38)
  • Ropivacaine Hydrochloride Monohydrate (PH: BP 2016)
  • Ropivacaine hydrochloride monohydrate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Ropivacaïne, chlorhydrate de, monohydraté (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Ropivacainhydrochlorid-Monohydrat (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Ropivacaini hydrochloridum monohydricum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
WHOWorld Health Organization

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