Alosetron

Description

Alosetron is a potent and selective 5-HT3 receptor antagonist. 5-HT3 receptors are ligand-gated cation channels that are extensively distributed on enteric neurons in the human gastrointestinal tract, as well as other peripheral and central locations.

Medicine classification

ATC Code
Title
Class
Alosetron
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A03 Drugs for functional gastrointestinal disorders → A03A DRUGS FOR FUNCTIONAL BOWEL DISORDERS → A03AE Drugs acting on serotonin receptors

Medicines

Drug
Countries

United States

Product monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
MPI, US: SPL/PLR
US

2D Molecule Structure

2D representation of molecule

Unique Ingredient Identifier (UNII)

13Z9HTH115 - ALOSETRON

CAS Registry Number

122852-42-0 - alosetron

SNOMED-CT

116509006 - Alosetron (substance)