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Stiripentol

In the US, Stiripentol (stiripentol systemic) is a member of the drug class gamma-aminobutyric acid reuptake inhibitors and is used to treat Dravet Syndrome.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N03AX17

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0049763-96-4

Chemical Formula

C14-H18-O3

Molecular Weight

234

Therapeutic Category

Antiepileptic agent (adjunct)

Chemical Names

(RS,E)-4,4-Dimetyl-1-(3,4-metylendioxyphenyl)pent-1-en-3-ol (IUPAC)

1-Penten-3-ol, 1-(1,3-benzodioxol-5-yl)-4,4-dimetyl- (USAN)

4,4-Dimetyl-1-[(3,4-metylenedioxy)phenyl]-1-penten-3-ol (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Stiripentolum (Latin)
  • Stiripentol (German)
  • Stiripentol (French)
  • Estiripentol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Stiripentol (OS: USAN, DCF, JAN)
  • BCX 2600 (IS: Biocodex)
  • BRN 1313047 (IS)
  • EINECS 256-480-9 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Diacomit
    Biocodex, Belgium; Biocodex, Canada; Biocodex, France; Biocodex, Italy; Biocodex, Lithuania; Biocodex, Latvia; Biocodex, Poland; Biocodex, Romania; Desitin, Germany; Desitin, Denmark; Desitin, Norway; Desitin, Sweden; Desitin Arzneimittel GmbH, Finland; Meiji Seika Pharma, Japan

Glossary

TermDefinition
DCFDénomination Commune Française
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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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