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File:Pentoxyverine skeletal.svg
Systematic (IUPAC) name
2-[2-(diethylamino)ethoxy]ethyl 1-phenylcyclopentanecarboxylate
Clinical data
Routes of
Oral, rectal
Legal status
Legal status
Pharmacokinetic data
Excretion Renal
CAS Number 77-23-6
ATC code R05DB05 (WHO)
PubChem CID 2562
ChemSpider 2464
Chemical data
Formula C20H31NO3
Molar mass 333.465 g/mol[[Script error: No such module "String".]]
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Pentoxyverine (rINN) or carbetapentane is a cough suppressant. It is sold over-the-counter in the United States, usually in combination with other medications, especially decongestants. It is commonly used for cough associated with illnesses like common cold. Certuss is one such product. It is a combination of guaifenesin and pentoxyverine, and it produced in the Egyptian market under name of cabella syrup in caramel flavor.