Amiodarone

Active ingredient description

Amiodarone is an antiarrhythmic medication used to treat and prevent a number of types of irregular heartbeats. This includes ventricular tachycardia (VT), ventricular fibrillation (VF), and wide complex tachycardia, as well as atrial fibrillation and paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia.

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
Classification
Amiodarone
C Cardiovascular system → C01 Cardiac therapy → C01B Antiarrhythmics, class I and III → C01BD Antiarrhythmics, class III
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Medicines

Amiodarone is the active ingredient of these drugs:

Drug
Countries

Hong Kong

Australia

Brazil

Tunisia

Germany

Germany

Lithuania

Brazil

Brazil

Australia

Brazil

Brazil

Cyprus

Australia France Germany Hong Kong Ireland

Singapore

United States

United States

Tunisia

Australia

Austria Tunisia

Spain

Product monographs

Medicine agencies around the world have authorized marketing of this active ingredient according to these medication package inserts (MPIs):

Title
Type
Country
Summary of product characteristics (SPC)
UK
Summary of product characteristics (SPC)
UK

Structural formula

Graphic representation of the active ingredient's molecular structure

3D molecular structure

3D representation of the active ingredient's molecular structure

Unique ingredient identifier (UNII)

N3RQ532IUT - AMIODARONE

CAS registry number

1951-25-3 - amiodarone

19774-82-4 - Amiodarone hydrochloride

SNOMED-CT

372821002 - Amiodarone (substance)