Desogestrel

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

G03AC09

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0054024-22-5

Chemical Formula

C22-H30-O

Molecular Weight

310

Therapeutic Categories

Hormonal contraceptive for systemic use

Progestin

Chemical Name

18,19-Dinorpregn-4-en-20-yn-17-ol, 13-ethyl-11-methylene-, (17α)-

Foreign Names

  • Desogestrelum (Latin)
  • Desogestrel (German)
  • Désogestrel (French)
  • Desogestrel (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Desogestrel (OS: USAN, DCIT, BAN)
  • Désogestrel (OS: DCF)
  • Org 2969 (IS: Organon)
  • Desogestrel (PH: BP 2011, Ph. Eur. 7, USP 34)
  • Desogestrelum (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

  • Apri (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Apotex, Canada
  • Arlette
    Farmindustria, Peru; Gynopharm, Chile; Gynopharm, Colombia; Vivax, Venezuela
  • Azalia
    Gedeon Richter, Estonia; Gedeon Richter, Lithuania; Gedeon Richter, Latvia; Gedeon Richter, Poland; Richter Gedeon, Czech Republic; Richter Gedeon RT, Slovakia
  • Bemasive (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Gynea, Spain
  • Biviol (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Germany
  • Bredicon
    Renata, Bangladesh
  • Camelia
    Bernabo, Argentina
  • Carmin
    Elea, Argentina
  • Cedia (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Aristo Pharma, Germany
  • Cerazet
    Farma 1000, Italy; Organon, Spain
  • Cerazette
    BB Farma, Italy; Eurim, Austria; Euro, Netherlands; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Germany; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Finland; Merck Sharp & Dohme, United Kingdom; MSD, Switzerland; MSD, Sweden; MSD France, France; Organon, Argentina; Organon, Austria; Organon, Belgium; Organon, Bahrain; Organon, Brazil; Organon, Czech Republic; Organon, Denmark; Organon, Estonia; Organon, Hong Kong; Organon, Hungary; Organon, Indonesia; Organon, Israel; Organon, Iceland; Organon, Italy; Organon, Lithuania; Organon, Latvia; Organon, Mexico; Organon, Netherlands; Organon, Norway; Organon, Oman; Organon, Peru; Organon, Philippines; Organon, Poland; Organon, Portugal; Organon, Romania; Organon, Russian Federation; Organon, Slovenia; Organon, Slovakia; Organon, Venezuela; Schering-Plough, Chile; Schering-Plough, Colombia; Schering-Plough, Costa Rica; Schering-Plough, Dominican Republic; Schering-Plough, Guatemala; Schering-Plough, Honduras; Schering-Plough, Croatia (Hrvatska); Schering-Plough, Ireland; Schering-Plough, Nicaragua; Schering-Plough, New Zealand; Schering-Plough, Panama; Schering-Plough, El Salvador
  • Ciclidon (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Farmindustria, Peru; Gynopharm, Chile; Vivax, Venezuela
  • Conti-Marvelon (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Schering-Plough, Chile
  • Cyclessa (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Organon, United States
  • Dal (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Gynopharm, Chile
  • Desmin (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Gedeon Richter, Germany; Grünenthal, Peru
  • Deso (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Mithra, Belgium
  • Désobel (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Effik, France
  • Desogen (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Organon, United States
  • Desogestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol Duramed (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Duramed, United States
  • Desogestrel Orifarm
    Orifarm Generics, Sweden
  • Desogestrel/Ethinylestradiol Biogaran (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Biogaran, France
  • Desolett (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    MSD, Sweden; Schering-Plough, Turkey
  • Desolett 28 (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Schering-Plough, Sweden
  • Desorelle (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Gedeon Richter, Romania; Sandoz, Denmark
  • Desoren (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Grünenthal, Switzerland; Grünenthal, Chile
  • Dueva (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Menarini, Italy
  • Emoquette (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Vintage, United States
  • Estraceptin (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Gynocare Limited, Vietnam
  • Femigen (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Sandoz, Denmark
  • Femilon (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Organon, India
  • Femina (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Aché, Brazil
  • Feminet (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Dexcel, Israel
  • Gabrielle (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Mylan dura, Germany
  • Gedarel (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Consilient Health, United Kingdom
  • Gestrina
    Actavis, Sweden
  • Gracial (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    MSD, Switzerland; Organon, Austria; Organon, Belgium; Organon, Bahrain; Organon, Brazil; Organon, Czech Republic; Organon, Denmark; Organon, Estonia; Organon, Greece; Organon, Hong Kong; Organon, Hungary; Organon, Iceland; Organon, Italy; Organon, Lithuania; Organon, Latvia; Organon, Oman; Organon, Peru; Organon, Philippines; Organon, Poland; Organon, Portugal; Organon, Slovakia; Schering-Plough, Chile; Schering-Plough, Colombia; Schering-Plough, Spain; Schering-Plough, Finland
  • Gynostat (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Chile, Chile
  • Kariva (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Barr, United States
  • Lactafem
    ABL Pharma, Peru; Andromaco, Chile
  • LAMUNA (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Hexal, Germany
  • Laurina (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Organon, Greece; Organon, Latvia; Organon, Poland; Organon, Romania; Organon, Slovakia; Schering-Plough, Finland
  • Liberel (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Kwizda, Austria
  • Liberel mite (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Kwizda, Austria
  • Linessa (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Schering-Plough, Canada
  • Lovelle (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Germany
  • Lucille (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Organon, Italy
  • Marvelon (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Adcock Ingram Pharmaceuticals, South Africa; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Germany; MSD, Switzerland; Organon, Austria; Organon, Australia; Organon, Belgium; Organon, Bulgaria; Organon, China; Organon, Czech Republic; Organon, Denmark; Organon, Estonia; Organon, United Kingdom; Organon, Georgia; Organon, Hong Kong; Organon, Indonesia; Organon, Iceland; Organon, Lithuania; Organon, Malta; Organon, Mexico; Organon, Malaysia; Organon, Netherlands; Organon, Norway; Organon, Oman; Organon, Peru; Organon, Philippines; Organon, Poland; Organon, Portugal; Organon, Romania; Organon, Slovenia; Organon, Slovakia; Organon, Thailand; Organon, Taiwan; Organon, Venezuela; Organon, Vietnam; Schering-Plough, Canada; Schering-Plough, Chile; Schering-Plough, Colombia; Schering-Plough, Finland; Schering-Plough, Japan; Schering-Plough, New Zealand; Schering-Plough, Singapore; Teva, Hungary
  • Marviol (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Organon, Ireland
  • Mercilon Bb Farma (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    BB Farma, Italy
  • Mercilon Farma 1000 (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Farma 1000, Italy
  • Mercilon Programmi Sanitari (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Programmi Sanitari int., Italy
  • Mercilon (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Adcock Ingram Pharmaceuticals, South Africa; Bayer, South Korea; EU-Pharma, Netherlands; Euro, Netherlands; MSD, Switzerland; MSD, Sweden; MSD France, France; Organon, Austria; Organon, Belgium; Organon, Bulgaria; Organon, Brazil; Organon, China; Organon, Czech Republic; Organon, Denmark; Organon, Estonia; Organon, United Kingdom; Organon, Greece; Organon, Hong Kong; Organon, Hungary; Organon, Indonesia; Organon, Ireland; Organon, Israel; Organon, Iceland; Organon, Italy; Organon, Lithuania; Organon, Latvia; Organon, Malta; Organon, Mexico; Organon, Malaysia; Organon, Netherlands; Organon, Norway; Organon, Peru; Organon, Philippines; Organon, Poland; Organon, Portugal; Organon, Romania; Organon, Serbia; Organon, Slovakia; Organon, Thailand; Organon, Taiwan; Organon, Venezuela; Organon, Vietnam; Schering-Plough, Colombia; Schering-Plough, Costa Rica; Schering-Plough, Dominican Republic; Schering-Plough, Finland; Schering-Plough, Guatemala; Schering-Plough, Honduras; Schering-Plough, Nicaragua; Schering-Plough, New Zealand; Schering-Plough, Panama; Schering-Plough, Singapore; Schering-Plough, El Salvador
  • Microdiol (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Organon, Brazil; Organon, Spain; Organon, Israel
  • Midalet (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    ABL Pharma, Peru; Silesia, Chile
  • Miniestrel (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Andromaco, Chile
  • Miravelle (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Grünenthal, Colombia
  • Mircette (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Teva Womens, United States
  • Myralon (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Schering-Plough, Turkey
  • Nogesta
    Chile, Chile
  • Novelon (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Organon, India
  • Novial (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Germany; Organon, Malta; Organon, Mexico; Organon, Venezuela
  • Novynette (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Finderm, Italy; Gedeon Richter, Bulgaria; Gedeon Richter, Estonia; Gedeon Richter, Georgia; Gedeon Richter, Hong Kong; Gedeon Richter, Hungary; Gedeon Richter, Lithuania; Gedeon Richter, Latvia; Gedeon Richter, Malaysia; Gedeon Richter, Poland; Gedeon Richter, Romania; Gedeon Richter, Serbia; Gedeon Richter, Russian Federation; Gedeon Richter, Vietnam; Richter Gedeon, Czech Republic; Richter Gedeon RT, Slovakia; Sandoz, Denmark; Sandoz, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Novynette Plus (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Gedeon Richter, Estonia
  • Oilezz (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Organon, Thailand
  • Ortho-Cept (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Janssen, United States; Janssen-Ortho Inc., Canada
  • Ovidol (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Organon, Netherlands
  • Planum (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Menarini, Italy
  • Practil 21 (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Organon, Italy
  • Praline (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Yung Shin, Taiwan
  • Primera (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Eurofarma, Brazil
  • Reclipsen (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Watson, United States
  • Regulon (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Gedeon Richter, Bulgaria; Gedeon Richter, Estonia; Gedeon Richter, Georgia; Gedeon Richter, Hungary; Gedeon Richter, Lithuania; Gedeon Richter, Latvia; Gedeon Richter, Malaysia; Gedeon Richter, Poland; Gedeon Richter, Serbia; Gedeon Richter, Russian Federation; Gedeon Richter, Vietnam; Richter Gedeon, Czech Republic; Richter Gedeon RT, Slovakia
  • Samba (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Gedeon Richter, Bulgaria; Gedeon Richter, Estonia; Gedeon Richter, Lithuania; Gedeon Richter, Latvia
  • Securgin (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Menarini, Italy
  • Suavuret (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Organon, Spain
  • Trimiron (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Organon, Estonia; Organon, Lithuania
  • Vanish
    Silesia, Chile
  • Varnoline (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    MSD France, France
  • Velivet (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Duramed, United States
  • Vilonet (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Wyeth Medica, Lithuania
  • Viorele (Desogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Glenmark, United States

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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