Calcium Folinate

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

V03AF03

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0001492-18-8

Chemical Formula

C20-H21-Ca-N7-O7

Molecular Weight

511

Therapeutic Categories

Antidote against folic acid antagonists

Detoxifying agent for antineoplastic treatment

Chemical Name

Calcium N-[p-[[(2-amino-5-formyl-5,6,7,8-tetrahydro-4-hydroxy-6-pteridinyl)methyl]amino]benzoyl]glutamate (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Calcii folinas (Latin)
  • Calcium folinat (German)
  • Folinate de calcium (French)
  • Folinato cálcico (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Calcium Folinate (OS: JAN, BANM)
  • Folinato di calcio (OS: DCIT)
  • (+)-L-Folinic acid, calcium salt (IS)
  • Calcifolin (IS)
  • Calcio folinato (IS)
  • Calcium citrovorum factor (IS)
  • Calfonat (IS)
  • Folinat-SF Calcium (IS)
  • Folinic acid calcium salt (IS)
  • Leucovorin Calcium (IS)
  • Calcii folinas (PH: Ph. Eur. 7, Ph. Int. 4)
  • Calcium Folinate (PH: BP 2011, JP XV, Ph. Int. 4)
  • Calcium folinate (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Leucovorin Calcium (PH: USP 34)
  • Folinsäure, Calciumsalz-5-Wasser (IS)
  • NSC 3590 (IS)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
WHOWorld Health Organization

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