Agomelatine

Description

Agomelatine is a melatonergic agonist (MT1 and MT2 receptors) and 5-HT2C antagonist. In humans, agomelatine has positive phase shifting properties; it induces a phase advance of sleep, body temperature decline and melatonin onset.

Medicine classification

ATC Code
Title
Class
Agomelatine
N Nervous system → N06 Psychoanaleptics → N06A Antidepressants → N06AX Other antidepressants

Medicines

Drug
Countries

Spain

Lithuania

Lithuania

Austria Lithuania

Austria Cyprus France Hong Kong Lithuania

Austria Lithuania

Other medications with this active ingredient in combination: AGOGEROLAN AGOMELATIN

Product monographs

Monograph
Type
Country

2D Molecule Structure

2D representation of molecule

Unique Ingredient Identifier (UNII)

137R1N49AD - AGOMELATINE

CAS Registry Number

138112-76-2 - agomelatine

SNOMED-CT

698012009 - Agomelatine (substance)