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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antihypertensive agent

ACE inhibitor (angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor)

Chemical Name

(8S)-7-[(S)-N-[(S)-1-Carboxy-3-phenylpropyl]alanyl]-1,4-ditia-7-azaspiro[4,4]nonane-8-carboxylic acid, 1-etyl ester

Foreign Names

  • Spiraprilum (Latin)
  • Spirapril (German)
  • Spirapril (French)
  • Espirapril (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Spirapril (OS: DCF, BAN)
  • Spirapril Hydrochloride (OS: BANM, USAN)
  • Sch 33844 (IS: Schering)
  • Spirapril Hydrochloride Monohydrate (PH: BP 2015, Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Spiraprili hydrochloridum monohydricum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Quadropril
    Pliva, Latvia; Teva, Lithuania
  • Renormax
    Italfarmaco, Spain; Schering-Plough, Italy
  • Renpress
    Novartis, Czech Republic; Novartis, Slovakia
  • Setrilan
    Essex Italia, Italy

International Drug Name Search


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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