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Amantadine MeSH Descriptor Data 2024


MeSH Heading
Amantadine
Tree Number(s)
D02.455.426.100.050.035
Unique ID
D000547
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000547
Scope Note
An antiviral that is used in the prophylactic or symptomatic treatment of influenza A. It is also used as an antiparkinsonian agent, to treat extrapyramidal reactions, and for postherpetic neuralgia. The mechanisms of its effects in movement disorders are not well understood but probably reflect an increase in synthesis and release of dopamine, with perhaps some inhibition of dopamine uptake.
Entry Term(s)
1-Aminoadamantane
Adamantylamine
Adekin
Aman
Amanta
Amanta-HCI-AZU
Amanta-Sulfate-AZU
Amantadin AL
Amantadin AZU
Amantadin Stada
Amantadin-neuraxpharm
Amantadin-ratiopharm
Amantadina Juventus
Amantadina Llorente
Amantadine Hydrochloride
Amantadine Sulfate
Amixx
Cerebramed
Endantadine
Gen-Amantadine
Infecto-Flu
Infex
Mantadix
Midantan
PMS-Amantadine
Symadine
Symmetrel
Viregyt
Wiregyt
tregor
Pharm Action
Antiparkinson Agents
Antiviral Agents
Dopamine Agents
Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
Related Numbers
665-66-7
768-94-5
9921T5P019
M6Q1EO9TD0
CAS Type 1 Name
Tricyclo(3.3.1.13,7)decan-1-amine
Public MeSH Note
68
History Note
68(65)
Date Established
1968/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2016/07/05
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