Moxaverine Hydrochloride

Synonyms: Hidrocloruro de moxaverina; Meteverine Hydrochloride; Moxavérine, Chlorhydrate de; Moxaverini Hydrochloridum. 1-Benzyl-3-ethyl-6,7-dimethoxyisoquinoline hydrochloride.
Cyrillic synonym: Моксаверина Гидрохлорид.

💊 Chemical information

Chemical formula: C20H21NO2,HCl = 343.8.
CAS — 10539-19-2 (moxaverine); 1163-37-7 (moxaverine hydrochloride).
ATC — A03AD30.
ATC Vet — QA03AD30.

💊 Profile

Moxaverine hydrochloride has a similar structure to papaverine and has been given by mouth and injection as an antispasmodic and in vascular disorders. The base is also used as an antispasmodic. Doses of moxaverine hydrochloride of up to 300 mg three times daily by mouth have been suggested for the treatment of vasospastic disorders; it has also been given by intravenous infusion. Much lower doses have been recommended for the treatment of gastrointestinal and biliary-tract spasm.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Ger.: Certonal†; Kollateral. Multi-ingredient: Austria: Hedonin.
Published May 08, 2019.