IUPAC_name = 3- [(3"R")-3- [(4-fluorophenyl)sulfonylamino] -1,2,3,4-tetrahydrocarbazol-9-yl] propanoic acid

CAS_number = 116649-85-5
CAS_supplemental =
ATC_prefix =
ATC_suffix =
ATC_supplemental =
PubChem = 123879
DrugBank =
chemical_formula =
C=21 | H=21 | F=1 | N=2 | O=4 | S=1
molecular_weight = 416.46 g/mol
smiles = C1CC2=C(CC1NS(=O)(=O)C3=CC=C(C=C3)F)C4=CC=CC=C4N2CCC(=O)O
bioavailability =
protein_bound =
metabolism =
elimination_half-life =
excretion =
pregnancy_AU =
pregnancy_US =
legal_AU =
legal_CA =
legal_UK =
legal_US =
legal_status = Rx-only
routes_of_administration = Oral

Ramatroban (INN) is a thromboxane receptor antagonist indicated for the treatment of coronary artery disease.cite journal |author=Fiedler VB, Seuter F, Perzborn E |title=Effects of the novel thromboxane antagonist Bay U 3405 on experimental coronary artery disease |journal=Stroke |volume=21 |issue=12 Suppl |pages=IV149–51 |year=1990 |month=December |pmid=2260140 |doi= |url=] It has also been used for the treatment of asthma.cite journal |author=Endo S, Akiyama K |title= [Thromboxane A2 receptor antagonist in asthma therapy] |language=Japanese |journal=Nippon Rinsho |volume=54 |issue=11 |pages=3045–8 |year=1996 |month=November |pmid=8950952 |doi= |url=]

It was developed by the German pharmaceutical company Bayer AG and is co-marketed in Japan by Bayer and Nippon Shinyaku Co. Ltd. under the tradename Baynas.


* [http://www.nippon-shinyaku.co.jp/medicine/product/ha/baynas/data/doc_baynas_t.pdf Baynas]

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Aspirin — Asprin redirects here. For the author, see Robert Asprin. Aspirin …   Wikipedia

  • Epinephrine — Adrenaline and Adrenalin redirect here. For other uses, see Adrenaline (disambiguation). (R) (–) L Epinephrine or (R) (–) L adrenaline …   Wikipedia

  • Xanthine — Not to be confused with xanthene. Xanthine …   Wikipedia

  • Theophylline — Systematic (IUPAC) name 1 …   Wikipedia

  • Citrate — The citrate anion A citrat …   Wikipedia

  • Anticoagulant — An anticoagulant is a substance that prevents coagulation (clotting) of blood. A group of pharmaceuticals called anticoagulants can be used in vivo as a medication for thrombotic disorders. Some anticoagulants are used in medical equipment, such… …   Wikipedia

  • Warfarin — This article is about the drug with the brandname Coumadin. For the anticoagulant rodenticide poisons often called coumarins or coumadins , see 4 hydroxycoumarins. Warfarin …   Wikipedia

  • Heparin — Systematic (IUPAC) name see Hep …   Wikipedia

  • Fibrinolysis — is a process that prevents blood clots from growing and becoming problematic.[1] This process has two types: primary fibrinolysis and secondary fibrinolysis. The primary type is a normal body process, whereas secondary fibrinolysis is the… …   Wikipedia

  • Salbutamol — (S) Salbutamol Systematic (IUPAC) name …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.