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In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

In the US, Yohimbine (yohimbine systemic) is a member of the drug class impotence agents and is used to treat Erectile Dysfunction and Sexual Dysfunction - SSRI Induced.

US matches:



CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Treatment of erectile dysfunction

α₂-adrenoceptor antagonist (α₂ blocker)

Chemical Name

Metyl 17α-hydroxy-yohimban-16α-carboxylate

Foreign Names

  • Yohimbin (German)
  • Yohimbine (French)
  • Yohimbina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Yohimbine (OS: DCF)
  • Corynanthine (IS)
  • Corynine (IS)
  • Ioimbina (IS)
  • Quebrachine (IS)
  • Yohimboasäuremethylester (IS)
  • Yohumbine (IS)
  • Yohimbine Hydrochloride (OS: BANM)
  • Chlorhydrate de Québachrine (IS)
  • Yohimbine Hydrochloride (PH: BP 2016, USP 38)
  • Yohimbine hydrochloride (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Yohimbini hydrochloridum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Yohimbe Bark
    Natrol, Egypt
  • Yohimbex
    Amriya, Egypt
  • Antagonil (veterinary use)
    Wildlife, United States
  • Aphrodyne
    Star, United States
  • Contran H (Yohimbine andNaloxone (veterinary use))
    Bayer New Zealand, New Zealand
  • Optimina Plus
    Temis Lostalo, Argentina
  • Procomil
    Artesan, Georgia
  • Reversal (veterinary use)
    Phoenix, New Zealand
  • Reverzine (Yohimbine and Fampridine (veterinary use))
    Bayer Australia Ltd Animal Health, Australia
  • Reverzine (veterinary use)
    Bayer Australia Ltd Animal Health, Australia
  • Yobine (veterinary use)
    Akorn, United States
  • Yocon-Glenwood
    Cheplapharm Arzneimittel, Austria; Glenwood, Germany; Glenwood, United States
  • Yocoral
    Infarama, Belgium; SERB Laboratoires, France
  • Yohimbine
    Sanofi Aventis, Tunisia
  • Yohimbine-Odan
    Odan, Canada
  • Yomax
    Apsen, Brazil
  • Zumba
    Crefar, Portugal


BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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