Zuclopenthixol Other names: Zuclopentixol

Chemical formula: C₂₂H₂₅ClN₂OS  Molecular mass: 400.965 g/mol  PubChem compound: 5311507

Active ingredient description

Zuclopenthixol is a potent neuroleptic of the thioxanthene series with a piperazine side-chain. The antipsychotic effect of neuroleptics is related to their dopamine receptor blocking effect.

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
N05AF05 Zuclopenthixol N Nervous system → N05 Psycholeptics → N05A Antipsychotics → N05AF Thioxanthene derivatives
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Product monographs

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

Title Information Source Document Type  
CLOPIXOL Film-coated tablet Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (GB) MPI, EU: SmPC
CLOPIXOL ACUPHASE Solution for injection Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (GB) MPI, EU: SmPC
CLOPIXOL Solution for injection Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (GB) MPI, EU: SmPC

Structural formula

Graphic representation of the active ingredient's molecular structure

3D molecular structure

3D representation of the active ingredient's molecular structure

External identifiers

CAS Substance: 53772-83-1
CAS Substance: 58045-23-1
DrugBank Drug: DB01624
KEGG Drug: D03556
PubChem Compound: 5311507
RxNorm Ingredient: 114176
SNOMED-CT Concept: 428715002
Zuclopenthixol (substance)
UNII Identifier: 47ISU063SG
ZUCLOPENTHIXOL

Medicines

Zuclopenthixol is an active ingredient of these brands:

Australia (AU)

Austria (AT)

Brazil (BR)

Canada (CA)

Cyprus (CY)

Estonia (EE)

Finland (FI)

France (FR)

Germany (DE)

Hong Kong (HK)

Ireland (IE)

Israel (IL)

Lithuania (LT)

Malta (MT)

Mexico (MX)

Netherlands (NL)

New Zealand (NZ)

Poland (PL)

Romania (RO)

Singapore (SG)

South Africa (ZA)

Spain (ES)

Turkey (TR)

United Kingdom (UK)

Note the following: The list of brand names is continuously updated, and thus does not include the total of products circulating worldwide.

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