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Nefopam MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Nefopam
Tree Number(s)
D03.383.113.767.500
Unique ID
D009340
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009340
Scope Note
Non-narcotic analgesic chemically similar to ORPHENADRINE. Its mechanism of action is unclear. It is used for the relief of acute and chronic pain. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p26)
Entry Term(s)
Acupan
Ajan
Fenazoxine
Nefopam Hydrochloride
Silentan Nefopam
Pharm Action
Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
Registry Number
4UP8060B7J
Related Numbers
13669-70-0
23327-57-3
685J48E13W
CAS Type 1 Name
1H-2,5-Benzoxazocine, 3,4,5,6-tetrahydro-5-methyl-1-phenyl-
NLM Classification #
QV 95
Previous Indexing
Azocines (1972-1974)
Benzene Derivatives (1972-1974)
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under OXAZOCINES 1975-90
History Note
91(75); was see under OXAZOCINES 1975-90
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1974/11/19
Revision Date
2017/05/24
Nefopam Preferred
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