Vincamine

(BAN, rINN)
Vincamine Chemical formula
Synonyms: Vincamina; Vincaminum. Methyl (3α,16α)-14,15-dihydro-14β-hydroxyeburnamenine-14-carboxylate.
Cyrillic synonym: Винкамин.

💊 Chemical information

Chemical formula: C21H26N2O3 = 354.4.
CAS — 1617-90-9.
ATC — C04AX07.
ATC Vet — QC04AX07.

Pharmacopoeias.

In Fr.

💊 Profile

Vincamine is an alkaloid obtained from Vinca minor (Apocynaceae). It is claimed to increase cerebral circulation and utilisation of oxygen and has been used in a variety of cerebral disorders. Vincamine may have adverse effects on the cardiovascular system and care should be taken in patients with hypertension or cardiac dysfunction. Vincamine salts including vincamine hydrochloride, oxoglurate, teprosilate, and hydrogen tartrate have also been used.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Arg.: Cincuental†; Vinkhum; Austria: Cetal†; Belg.: Cerebroxine; Fr.: Vinca†; Ger.: Ophdilvas N†; Hong Kong: Aethroma†; Ital.: Vasonett†; VincaRi†; Vinca-Treis; Vincadar†; Vraap†; Mex.: Vincapan; Port.: Arteriovinca; Cervinca; Vincagil†; Spain: Arteriovinca†; Domeni†; Tefavinca; Vadicate†; Vincacen; Vincaminol; Switz.: Cetal†; Oxygeron. Multi-ingredient: Arg.: Ribex; Fr.: Rheobral; Port.: Anacervix; Centracetam†; Stimilfar†; Spain: Anacervix; Devincal; Venez.: Devincal†.
Published May 08, 2019.