Ambrisentan

In the US, Ambrisentan (ambrisentan systemic) is a member of the drug class agents for pulmonary hypertension and is used to treat Pulmonary Hypertension.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

C02KX02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0177036-94-1

Chemical Formula

C22-H22-N2-O4

Molecular Weight

378

Therapeutic Categories

Endothelin receptor antagonist

Treatment of pulmonal hypertension

Chemical Name

(+)-(2S)-2-[(4,6-Dimethylpyrimidin-2-yl)oxy]-3-methoxy-3,3-diphenylpropanoic acid (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Ambrisentanum (Latin)
  • Ambrisentan (German)
  • Ambrisentan (French)
  • Ambrisent├ín (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Ambrisentan (OS: BAN, JAN)
  • BSF 208075 (IS)
  • LU 208075 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Letairis
    Gilead, United States
  • Volibris
    Glaxo, Latvia; Glaxo Group, Austria; Glaxo Group, Slovenia; GlaxoGroup, Netherlands; GlaxoSmithKline, Australia; GlaxoSmithKline, Belgium; GlaxoSmithKline, Canada; GlaxoSmithKline, Switzerland; GlaxoSmithKline, China; GlaxoSmithKline, Colombia; GlaxoSmithKline, Germany; GlaxoSmithKline, Denmark; GlaxoSmithKline, Spain; GlaxoSmithKline, Finland; GlaxoSmithKline, France; GlaxoSmithKline, United Kingdom; GlaxoSmithKline, Greece; GlaxoSmithKline, Croatia (Hrvatska); GlaxoSmithKline, Israel; GlaxoSmithKline, Iceland; GlaxoSmithKline, Italy; GlaxoSmithKline, Lithuania; GlaxoSmithKline, Norway; GlaxoSmithKline, New Zealand; GlaxoSmithKline, Portugal; GlaxoSmithKline, Romania; GlaxoSmithKline, Sweden

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
WHOWorld Health Organization

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