In the US, Tasimelteon (tasimelteon systemic) is a member of the drug class miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics and is used to treat Insomnia and Non-24-Hour Sleep Wake Disorder.
ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)
CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)
Melatonin receptor agonist
- Tasimelteonum (Latin)
- Tasimelteon (German)
- Tasimeltéon (French)
- Tasimelteón (Spanish)
- Tasimelteon (OS: USAN)
- UNII-SHS4PU80D9 (IS)
Vanda Pharmaceuticals, United States
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