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Carbomer

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Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0054182-57-9

Therapeutic Categories

Pharmaceutic aid

Ophthalmic agent

Chemical Name

High-molecular-weight polymers of acrylic acid cross-linked with polyalkenyl ethers of sugars or polyalcohols. They are produced in several grades characterised by the viscosity of a defined solution (Ph. Eur.)

Foreign Names

  • Carbomerum (Latin)
  • Carbomer (German)
  • Carbomère (French)
  • Carbomero (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Acrylarm
    Acromax, Ecuador; Italmex, Mexico; Roemmers, Colombia
  • Alcon Eye
    Alcon-Couvreur, Belgium
  • Alivialux
    Denver Farma, Argentina
  • Aquarest
    Chauvin, France
  • AquaTears
    Laboratoires Thea, Austria
  • Carbómero Bausch&Lomb
    Bausch & Lomb, Portugal
  • Civigel
    Alcon, France
  • Dacrio
    Alcon, Greece
  • Dacriogel
    Alcon, Italy
  • Dry Eye
    Alcon, Netherlands
  • Fluidose
    Ophtapharm, Switzerland
  • Gel-Larmes
    Thea, France; Thea, Tunisia
  • GelTears
    Bausch & Lomb, United Kingdom; Bausch & Lomb, Ireland
  • Gen Teal (Carbomer and Hydromellose)
    Novartis, Bangladesh
  • GenTeal (Carbomer and Hypromellose)
    Alcon, Thailand; Novartis, Indonesia; Novartis Biosciences, Peru; Novartis Ophthalmics, Vietnam
  • Genteal (Carbomer and Hypromellose)
    Novartis, Malaysia
  • Ginpol
    Winston, Taiwan
  • Ginsol
    Winston, Taiwan
  • Humedgel (Carbomer and Hypromellose)
    Lansier, Peru
  • Lac-Ophtal
    Winzer, Germany
  • Lacrifluid
    Europhta, France; Europhta, Monaco; Europhta, Tunisia
  • Lacrigel
    Europhta, France; Europhta, Monaco
  • Lacrigel (Carbomer and Thiomersal)
    Bracco, Italy; Farmigea, Malta
  • Lacrinorm
    Bausch & Lomb Swiss, Switzerland; Bausch + Lomb, Netherlands; Chauvin, Belgium; Chauvin, France; Chauvin, Tunisia
  • Lacrinorm (Carbomer and Benzalkonium)
    Farmigea, Italy
  • Lacrinorm F
    Bausch & Lomb Swiss, Switzerland
  • Lacryvisc
    Alcon, Switzerland; Alcon, France; Alcon, Hong Kong; Alcon, Portugal; Alcon, Romania; Alcon, Thailand; Alcon, Tunisia; Alcon, Turkey; Alcon Cusi, Spain; Alcon-Couvreur, Slovenia
  • Lacryvisc (Carbomer and Mannitol)
    Alcon, Chile; Alcon, Philippines
  • Lacryvisc SE
    Alcon, Switzerland
  • Lakrimont
    Astimex, Sweden
  • Latlas
    Atlas, Peru; Atlas Farmc., Argentina
  • Lipolac
    Angelini, Spain
  • Lipolin
    Bausch & Lomb, Philippines
  • Liposic
    Bausch & Lomb, Argentina; Bausch & Lomb, Hong Kong; Bausch & Lomb, Ireland; Bausch & Lomb, Portugal; Bausch & Lomb Pharma, Thailand; Bausch & Lomb Swiss, Switzerland; Bausch + Lomb, Malaysia; Bausch + Lomb, Netherlands; Bausch + Lomb, Vietnam; Chauvin, Israel; Chauvin, Tunisia; Chauvin Bausch & Lomb, France; Dr. Gerhard Mann, China; Dr. Gerhard Mann, Germany; Jaffar Pharmacy, Bahrain; Kite, Greece; Tramedico, Belgium
  • Lipotears
    Bausch & Lomb, Turkey
  • Lipovisc
    Bausch & Lomb IOM, Italy
  • Liquigel
    Théa, Germany
  • Liquigel UD
    Thea Pharma, Germany
  • Liquivisc
    Spectrum Thea, United Kingdom
  • Nicotears (Carbomer and Mannitol)
    Saval, Ecuador
  • Nicotears Gel (Carbomer and Mannitol)
    Saval, Peru
  • Ocugel
    Meda, Belgium
  • Oculotect (Carbomer and Retinol)
    Novartis, Indonesia
  • Ofarsin
    Bausch & Lomb, Spain
  • Oftagel
    Santen, Bulgaria; Santen, Denmark; Santen, Estonia; Santen, Finland; Santen, Hungary; Santen, Iceland; Santen, Lithuania; Santen, Norway; Santen, Russian Federation; Santen, Sweden; Santen, Slovakia; Santen Oy, Czech Republic; Ursapharm, Georgia
  • Oftipan
    Jelfa, Poland
  • Poly Gel Lubricanting
    Alcon, New Zealand
  • Refresh
    Allergan, Argentina
  • Siccafluid
    Farmila-Thea Farmaceutici, Italy; Laboratoires Thea, Greece; Laboratoires Théa, Netherlands; Quideca, Colombia; Sidus, Argentina; Thea, Spain; Thea, France; Thea, Philippines; Thea, Tunisia; Théa, Portugal; Théa Pharma, Switzerland
  • Siccafree
    Laboratoires Théa, Netherlands
  • Siccamed
    Laboratoires Théa, Netherlands
  • Siccapos
    Biem, Turkey; Ursapharm, Germany; Ursapharm, Malaysia
  • Teargel
    Adcock Ingram Pharmaceuticals, South Africa
  • Thilo Tears (Carbomer and Mannitol)
    Alcon, Lebanon
  • Thilogel
    Alcon, Greece
  • Thilo-Tears
    Alcon, Germany; Alcon, Netherlands; Alcon-Couvreur, Belgium; Liba, Turkey
  • Unigel
    Roster, Peru
  • Vidisic
    Angelini, Portugal; Bausch & Lomb, Belgium; Bausch & Lomb, Ireland; Bausch + Lomb, Malaysia; Bausch + Lomb, Netherlands; Dr. Gerhard Mann, Bulgaria; Dr. Gerhard Mann, China; Dr. Gerhard Mann, Czech Republic; Dr. Gerhard Mann, Germany; Dr. Gerhard Mann, Poland; Dr. Gerhard Mann, Serbia; Dr. Gerhard Mann, Taiwan; Mann, Iceland; Mann, Slovakia
  • Vidisic (Carbomer and Cetrimide)
    Dr. Mann, Hungary; Dr. Mann, Singapore
  • Visc-Ophtal
    Winzer, Germany
  • Viscotears
    Alcon, Switzerland; Alcon, Colombia; Alcon, Finland; Alcon, Turkey; Grupo Novartis, Spain; Laboratoires Théa, Sweden; Novartis, Argentina; Novartis, Brazil; Novartis, Chile; Novartis, Ecuador; Novartis, New Zealand; Novartis Pharma, Israel
  • Viscotears (Carbomer and Cetrimide)
    Novartis Biosciences, Peru; Thea Laboratoires, Norway
  • Viscotears (Carbomer and Sorbitol)
    Alcon, Denmark
  • Viscoter
    Novartis, Greece
  • Visco-Vision
    OmniVision, Germany
  • Visine (Carbomer and Povidone)
    McNeil CH, Germany
  • Vistagel
    Lansier, Peru
  • Xailin
    Nicox, United Kingdom

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Ph. Eur.European Pharmacopoeia
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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