- Benzylammonium Compounds
- Accession Number
QUATERNARY AMMONIUM COMPOUNDS based on BENZYLAMINES with the general formula phenyl-CN+R3.
Drug Drug Description Ambenonium A cholinesterase inhibitor that targets both muscarinic and nicotinic receptors indicated for the treatment of myasthenia gravis. Benzalkonium An antiseptic agent used as a preservative in medications or as a disinfectant in cleaning products. Benzethonium A medication used as to clean hands and clean minor cuts and scrapes. Bretylium A norepinephrine release inhibitor used for the prophylaxis and therapy of ventricular fibrillation, as well as the treatment of life-threatening ventricular arrhythmias. Benzododecinium Benzododecinium is used as an antiseptic/disinfectant compound. It has been marketed as a tincture for antiseptic product for wounds in the Czech Republic. Benzoxonium An antiseptic indicated in skin disinfection and prevention of infections.
- Drugs & Drug Targets
Drug Target Type Ambenonium Acetylcholinesterase target Ambenonium Cholinesterase enzyme Bretylium Sodium/potassium-transporting ATPase subunit alpha-1 target