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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antiallergic agent

Histamine receptor antagonist (antihistaminic agent)

Chemical Name

8-Chloro-6,11-dihydro-11-[1-[(5-metyl-3-pyridyl)metyl]-4-piperidylidene]-5H-benzo[5,6]cyclohepta[1,2-b]pyridine (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Rupatadinum (Latin)
  • Rupatadin (German)
  • Rupatadine (French)
  • Rupatadina (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Paftrol
    Navana, Bangladesh
  • Ralzal
    FDC, India
  • Ralzin
    Biosciences, India
  • Rinepan
    AC Farma, Peru
  • Rupa
    Aristopharma, Bangladesh
  • Rupafin
    Abdi Ibrahim, Turkey; J. Uriach, Croatia (Hrvatska); Uriach Pharma, Slovenia; Vivax, Slovakia
  • Rup-AL
    Hetero, India
  • Rupanex
    Dr. Reddy's, India
  • Rupex
    Incepta, Bangladesh
  • Smarti-M (Rupatadine and Montelukast)
    German Remedies, India
  • Alergoliber
    Recordati, Spain
  • Pafinur
    Rottapharm, Italy
  • Repafet
    Carnot Laboratorios, Mexico
  • Rinialer
    Bial - Portela, Malta; Bialfar, Portugal; Bial-Industrial Farmaceutica, Spain; Ecosse, Malta
  • Rupafin
    Abbott, Russian Federation; Biosintetica, Brazil; Chiesi, Netherlands; Hyphens, Singapore; Italfarmaco, Bulgaria; ITF - Labomed Farmaceutica, Chile; J. Uriach & Cia., S.A., Netherlands; Medcor, Netherlands; Olvos Science, Greece; Recordati, Germany; Recordati, Italy; Rottapharm, Thailand; Takeda, Argentina; Uriach & Cia, Poland; Uriach Group, Austria; Uriach Pharma, Estonia; Uriach Pharma, Lithuania; Uriach Pharma, Latvia; Uriach-Aquilea, Spain
  • Rupatadine CF
    Centrafarm, Netherlands
  • Rupatadine Substipharm
    Substipharm, Netherlands
  • Rupatall
    Takeda, Belgium
  • Rupax
    Menarini, Costa Rica; Menarini, Dominican Republic; Menarini, Guatemala; Menarini, Honduras; Menarini, Nicaragua; Menarini, Panama; Menarini, El Salvador
  • Tamalis
    J. Uriach and Cía, Czech Republic
  • Urtimed
    Pfleger, Germany
  • Wystamm
    Bouchara-Recordati, France


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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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