Adenine Deoxy Nucleoside C₁₀H₁₃N₅O₄
Also known as: Adenosine Adenyldeoxyriboside Deoxyadenosine Desoxyadenosine Adenine Deoxyribonucleoside Adenine Deoxyribose Adenine Nucleoside Adenine Riboside

Active ingredient description

Adenosine is a purine nucleoside which is present in all cells of the body. Animal pharmacology studies have in several species shown that adenosine has a negative dromotropic effect on the atrioventricular (AV) node.

Medicine classification

This medicinal substance has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification according to its main therapeutic use as follows:

ATC code
Group title
C Cardiovascular system → C01 Cardiac therapy → C01E Other cardiac preparations → C01EB Other cardiac preparations
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Product monographs

Competent medicine agencies globally have authorized commercialization of this active ingredient according to these medication package inserts (MPIs):

Information Source
Document Type
Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (GB)
Summary of Product Characteristics (SPC)
Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (GB)
Summary of Product Characteristics (SPC)
FDA, National Drug Code (US)
Structured Product Labeling (SPL)

Structural formula

Graphic representation of the active ingredient's molecular structure

Chemical formula: C₁₀H₁₃N₅O₄
Molecular mass: 267.241 g/mol

3D molecular structure

3D representation of the active ingredient's molecular structure

External identifiers

CAS Substance: 58-61-7
DrugBank Drug: DB00640
KEGG Drug: D00045
PubChem Compound: 60961
RxNorm Ingredient: 296
SNOMED-CT Concept: 35431001
Adenosine (substance)
UNII Identifier: K72T3FS567


Adenine Deoxy Nucleoside is an active ingredient of these brands:

United States (US)

Brazil (BR)

Canada (CA)

Ecuador (EC)

Estonia (EE)

France (FR)

Hong Kong (HK)

Ireland (IE)

Japan (JP)

Lithuania (LT)

Mexico (MX)

Netherlands (NL)

New Zealand (NZ)

Poland (PL)

Romania (RO)

Singapore (SG)

South Africa (ZA)

Spain (ES)

Tunisia (TN)


Turkey (TR)

United Kingdom (UK)

While we strive to include the brand names of medicines across all countries, our index remains incomplete. Therefore, it is possible that this medicine may also be marketed under different names in other countries.

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