Degarelix

In the US, Degarelix (degarelix systemic) is a member of the following drug classes: gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonists, hormones/antineoplastics and is used to treat Prostate Cancer.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

L02BX02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0214766-78-6

Chemical Formula

C82-H103-Cl-N18-O16

Molecular Weight

1632

Therapeutic Categories

Antineoplastic agent

Gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH) receptor antagonist

Chemical Names

D-Alaninamide, N-acetyl-3-(2-naphthalenyl)-D-alanyl-4-chloro-D-phenylalanyl-3-(3-pyridinyl)-D-alanyl-L-seryl-4-[[[(4S)-hexahydro-2,6-dioxo-4-pyrimidinyl]carbonyl]amino]-L-phenylalanyl-4-[(aminocarbonyl)amino]-D-phenylalanyl-L-leucyl-N⁶-(1-methylethyl)-L-l (USAN)

N-acetyl-3-(naphtalen-2-yl)-D-alanyl-4-chloro-D-phenylalanyl-3-(pyridin-3-yl)-D-alanyl-L-seryl-4-[[[(4S)-2,6-dioxohexahydroprymidin-4-yl]carbonyl]amino]-L-phenylalanyl-4-(carbamoylamino)-D-phenylalanyl-L-leucyl-N⁶-(1-methylethyl)-L-lysyl-L-prolyl-D-alanin (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Degarelixum (Latin)
  • Degarelix (German)
  • Dégarélix (French)
  • Degarelix (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Degarelix (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • Degarelix Acetate (OS: USAN)
  • ASP-3550 (IS)
  • FE200486 (IS: Ferring)

Brand Names

  • Firmagon
    Ferring, Argentina; Ferring, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Ferring, Greece; Ferring, Mexico; Ferring, Romania; Rentschler Biotechnologie, Georgia
  • FIRMAGON
    Ferring, Latvia
  • Degarelix for Injection
    Ferring, United States
  • Firmagon
    Ferring, Austria; Ferring, Australia; Ferring, Belgium; Ferring, Canada; Ferring, Switzerland; Ferring, Germany; Ferring, Denmark; Ferring, France; Ferring, United Kingdom; Ferring, Ireland; Ferring, Lithuania; Ferring, Norway; Ferring, Slovenia; Ferring, United States; PharmaSwiss, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • FIRMAGON
    Ferring, Sweden

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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