Dimetindene

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Dimetindene
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
(RS)-dimethyl(2-{3-[1-(pyridin-2-yl)ethyl]-1H-inden-2-yl}ethyl)amine
Clinical data
Trade names Fenistil
AHFS/Drugs.com International Drug Names
Routes of
administration
Oral, topical
Legal status
Legal status
  • AU: S4 (Prescription only)
Identifiers
CAS Number 5636-83-9 YesY 3614-69-5
ATC code D04AA13 (WHO) R06AB03 (WHO)
PubChem CID 21855
DrugBank DB08801 YesY
ChemSpider 20541 YesY
UNII 661FH77Z3P YesY
KEGG D07853 YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL22108 YesY
Chemical data
Formula C20H24N2
Molar mass 292.418 g/mol
Chirality Racemic mixture
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Dimetindene (trade name Fenistil) is an antihistamine/anticholinergic used orally and topically as an antipruritic.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wexler, L. (1962). "A Clinical Evaluation of Dimethindene". Current Therapeutic Research, Clinical and Experimental 4: 306–9. PMID 14006402.