About UsContact UsFAQsView Our NewsletterHiringTrack OrderView Cart MY ACCOUNT Ph no: (609) 848-8890
Shop with Confidence
Yahoo Shopping 5 Star- Top service Site
Email this page to your friends
Subscribe to our Newsletter!

Translate This Page:

Mastercard Visa Discover JCB

Go Daddy $1.99 Domains
You are here: Home » eGM Resources » Health Information & Resources Portal|Home » RX Drug List (listed alphabetically) » Drug Reference (S's) » Selegiline


Selegiline hydrochloride is a levorotatory acetylenic derivative of phenethylamine. It is commonly referred to in the clinical and pharmacological literature as L-deprenyl.

The chemical name is: (R)-(-)-N,2-dimethyl-N-2- propynylphenethylamine hydrochloride. It is a white to near white crystalline powder, freely soluble in water, chloroform, and methanol. The molecular formula is C13H17N·HCl and has a molecular weight of 223.75.

Each Eldepryl white, shield shaped, unscored tablet, debossed on one side with "S" and "5" on the other side, contains 5 mg selegiline hydrochloride. Inactive ingredients are citric acid, lactose, magnesium stearate, and microcrystalline cellulose.

Each Carbex tablet for oral administration contains 5 mg selegiline hydrochloride and the following inactive ingredients: corn starch, lactose monohydrate, magnesium stearate, povidone, and talc.


CATEGORIES: Extrapyramidal Movement Disorders; Parkinsonism; Pregnancy Category C; FDA Approved 1989 Jun; Orphan Drugs

FDA Drug Class: Extrapyramidal Movement Disorders

BRAND NAMES: Alzene; Carbex; Deprenyl; Eldeprine; Eldepryl; Jumex; Movergan; Plurimen
(Foreign brand names outside U.S. in italics)

COST OF THERAPY: $1,378.97 (Parkinsonism; Tablet; 5 mg; 2/day; 365 days)

Contact UsBrochure RequestShipping & ReturnsPrivacy PolicySite MapCompany InformationView Shopping Cart
eGeneralMedical.com™ and the contents of this site are Trademark and Copyright protected – All rights reserved 2000-2010.
Ordering Help
Shipping & Returns Help
Partner With Us
Our Policies
Contact the Webmaster with any questions regarding the content of this website.

eGeneralMedical.com - Health Care Supplies, Medical Equipment, Alternative Health,Stethoscopes, Blood Pressure Monitors, Scales/Body Fat Monitors, Diabetic Supplies, Air Purifiers, White Noise Machines, Vitamins, Massage/Spa., Medical PDA Software