Bromazine

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Bromazine
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
2-[(4-bromophenyl)-phenylmethoxy]-N,N-dimethylethanamine
Clinical data
MedlinePlus a682065
Legal status ?
Routes Oral
Pharmacokinetic data
Bioavailability High
Protein binding 96%
Metabolism Mostly hepatic (CYP-mediated), also renal
Half-life 1 to 4 hours
Identifiers
CAS number 1808-12-4 YesY 1808-12-4
ATC code R06AA01
PubChem CID 2444
DrugBank DB01237
ChemSpider 2350 YesY
UNII 202J683U97 YesY
ChEBI CHEBI:59177 YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL1201245 N
Chemical data
Formula C17H20BrNO 
Mol. mass 334.251 g/mol
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Bromazine (trade names Ambrodyl, Ambrodil and others), also known as bromodiphenhydramine, is an antihistamine and anticholinergic.[1] It is a halogenated form of diphenhydramine and in many respects is somewhat stronger than the parent compound.

References[edit]

  1. ^ MacLaren, W. R.; Bruff, W. C.; Eisenberg, B. C.; Weiner, H.; Martin, W. H. (1955). "A clinical comparison of carbinoxamine maleate, tripelennamine hydrochloride, and bromodiphenhydramine hydrochloride in treating allergic symptoms". Annals of allergy 13 (3): 307–312. PMID 14377226.  edit