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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.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
A03AE01
Alosetron
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A03 Drugs for functional gastrointestinal disorders → A03A DRUGS FOR FUNCTIONAL BOWEL DISORDERS → A03AE Drugs acting on serotonin receptors

Trade names

Trade name
Countries

United States

Product Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
LOTRONEX Tablet
MPI, US: SPL/PLR
US