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06:29 Jan 20, 2008
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Medical - Medical: Pharmaceuticals
Spanish term or phrase: plidan
what is the translation for this medicine
Tina Duran

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4 +1pargeverine hydrochloride
Dr. Jason Faulkner
5brand name of diazepam manufactured by Roemmersthomasina
4four optionsslothm



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pargeverine hydrochloride

Pargeverine is reported to possess antimuscarinic and smooth-muscle relaxant properties and has been used in the treatment of gastrointestinal and smooth muscle spasm.


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agree  brainfloss: Plidan® is a brand name by Roemmers for pargeverine pargeverine hydrochloride or propinox hydrochloride.
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four options


4.-Pargeverine [INN]
5.-Pargeverinum [INN-Latin]
6.-Pargeverina [INN-Spanish]
7.-BE 50
8.-BRN 2226014
9.-2-(Dimethylamino)ethyl diphenyl(2-propynyloxy)acetate
10.-Diphenyl(2-propynyloxy)acetic acid
11.-2-(dimethylamino)ethyl ester ACETIC ACID,
Benzeneacetic acid,
13.-alpha-phenyl-alpha-(2-propynyloxy)-, 2-(dimethylamino)ethyl ester

IUPAC Name: 2-dimethylaminoethyl 2,2-di(phenyl)-2-prop-2-ynoxyacetate

CAS Name alpha-phenyl-alpha-(2-propynyloxy)-, 2-(dimethylamino)ethyl ester
Nª 13479-13 5.

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Four licit options for your translation;
a.- De acuerdo al país en el que se va a comercializar o destino del trabajo de traducción. (Recomendable)
b.-De acuerdo al nombre CAS (Técnico)
c.-De acuerdo a la nomenclatura IUPAC. (Técnico universal)
d.-De acuerdo al nombre genérico. (Indica el origen)

Note added at 11 hrs (2008-01-20 17:41:05 GMT)

Astually there is a fifth option, do not change the name at all as it is a brand name.

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brand name of diazepam manufactured by Roemmers

Plidán, as of 2009, is the brand name for the drug diazepam manufactured by Roemmers of Argentina.
Diazepam is of the benzodiazepine class, and perhaps better known by its US brand name - Valium.
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