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Silodosin

In the US, Silodosin (silodosin systemic) is a member of the drug class antiadrenergic agents, peripherally acting and is used to treat Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

G04CA04

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0160970-54-7

Chemical Formula

C25-H32-F3-N3-O4

Molecular Weight

495

Therapeutic Categories

Treatment of symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia

α₁a-adrenoceptor antagonist (α₁a-blocker)

Chemical Names

(-)-1-(3-hydroxypropyl)-5-[(2R)-2-[[2-[2-(2,2,2-trifluoroetoxy)phenoxy]etyl]amino]propyl]-2,3-dihydro-1H-indole-7-carboxamide (WHO)

1-(3-Hydroxypropyl)-5-[(2R)-2-[2-[2-(2,2,2-trifluoretoxy)phenoxy]etylamino]propyl]-2,3-dihydro-1H-indol-7-carbamid (IUPAC)

2,3-Dihydro-1-(3-hydroxypropyl)-5-[(2R)-2-[[2-[2-(2,2,2-trifluoroetoxy)phenoxy]etyl]amino]propyl]-1H-indole-7-carboxamide

Foreign Names

  • Silodosinum (Latin)
  • Silodosin (German)
  • Silodosine (French)
  • Silodosina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Silodosin (OS: JAN, BAN)
  • KAD-3213 (IS: Kissei)
  • KMD-3213 (IS: Kissei)

Brand Names

  • Rapaflo
    Actavis, United States; Actavis Specialty Pharmaceuticals, Canada
  • Silodyx
    Almirall, Spain; Recordati, Czech Republic; Recordati, Greece; Recordati, Poland; Takeda, Italy; Zambon, Belgium; Zambon, France; Zambon, Netherlands; Recordati, Lithuania; Recordati, Portugal
  • Silodyx BCNFarma
    Bcnfarma, Spain
  • Silodyx Euromedicines
    Euromedicines, Spain
  • Silodyx Mediwin limited
    Difarmed, Spain
  • Silosin
    Algorithm, Lebanon
  • Urief
    Daiichi Sankyo, China; Eisai, Thailand; Kissei Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Urorec
    BB Farma, France; Bouchara-Recordati, France; Herbacos - Bofarma, s.r.o., Czech Republic; Mediwin, France; PharmaSwiss, Croatia (Hrvatska); Recordati, Germany; Recordati, Spain; Recordati, Georgia; Recordati, Greece; Recordati, Ireland; Recordati, Israel; Recordati, Italy; Recordati, Lithuania; Recordati, Netherlands; Recordati, Poland; Recordati, Portugal; Recordati, Romania; Recordati, Slovenia; Recordati, Slovakia; Recordati, Turkey; Recordati Ireland, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Urorec Euromedicines
    Euromedicines, Spain
  • Urorec Mediwin Limited
    Difarmed, Spain

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)
WHOWorld Health Organization

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