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Phenylephrine

Biorphen, Phenylephrine, Vazculep, Omidria (phenylephrine) is a small molecule pharmaceutical. Phenylephrine was first approved as Biorphen on 2012-12-20. It is used to treat fissure in ano, hemorrhoids, hypotension, open-angle glaucoma, and pruritus ani amongst others in the USA. It has been approved in Europe to treat intraocular lens implantation and postoperative pain. The pharmaceutical is active against alpha-1A adrenergic receptor and alpha-1B adrenergic receptor. In addition, it is known to target alpha-1D adrenergic receptor. Cold relief multi-symptom’s patent is valid until 2033-11-14 (FDA).

 

Trade Name

 

Omidria
 

Common Name

 

phenylephrine
 

ChEMBL ID

 

CHEMBL1215
 

Indication

 

fissure in ano, hemorrhoids, hypotension, intraocular lens implantation, open-angle glaucoma, postoperative pain, pruritus ani, septic shock, supraventricular tachycardia, vasomotor rhinitis
 

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