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Substance Name: Atomoxetine [INN:BAN]
RN: 83015-26-3
UNII: ASW034S0B8
InChIKey: VHGCDTVCOLNTBX-QGZVFWFLSA-N

Note

  • Selective inhibitor of noradrenaline reuptake; atomoxetine was originally called tomoxetine but changed to avoid any potential confusion with tamoxifen that might lead to errors in dispensing the drug.

Molecular Formula

  • C17-H21-N-O

Molecular Weight

  • 255.359
 

Classification Codes

  • Adrenergic Agents
  • Adrenergic Uptake Inhibitors
  • Membrane Transport Modulators
  • Neurotransmitter Agents
  • Neurotransmitter Uptake Inhibitors
  • Noreuptake Inhibitor
  • Treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Atomoxetine
  • Atomoxetine [INN:BAN]

Synonyms

  • (-)-Tomoxetine
  • Atomoxetine
  • HSDB 7352
  • Tomoxetina
  • Tomoxetina [Spanish]
  • Tomoxetine
  • Tomoxetinum
  • Tomoxetinum [Latin]
  • UNII-ASW034S0B8

Systematic Name

  • Benzenepropanamine, N-methyl-gamma-(2-methylphenoxy)-, (gammaR)-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 83015-26-3

FDA UNII

  • ASW034S0B8

System Generated Number

  • 0083015263

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C17H21NO/c1-14-8-6-7-11-16(14)19-17(12-13-18-2)15-9-4-3-5-10-15/h3-11,17-18H,12-13H2,1-2H3/t17-/m1/s1

InChIKey

VHGCDTVCOLNTBX-QGZVFWFLSA-N

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c1c(c(ccc1)O[C@@H](c1ccccc1)CCNC)C