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Dydrogesterone

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

G03DB01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000152-62-5

Chemical Formula

C21-H28-O2

Molecular Weight

312

Therapeutic Category

Progestin

Chemical Name

Pregna-4,6-diene-3,20-dione, (9β,10α)-

Foreign Names

  • Dydrogesteronum (Latin)
  • Dydrogesteron (German)
  • Dydrogestérone (French)
  • Didrogesterona (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Didrogesterone (OS: DCIT)
  • Dydrogesterone (OS: BAN, JAN, USAN)
  • Dydrogestérone (OS: DCF)
  • Gestatron (IS)
  • Isopregnenone (IS)
  • Dydrogesteron (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Dydrogesterone (PH: BP 2015, JP XVI, Ph. Eur. 8, USP 37)
  • Dydrogestérone (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Dydrogesteronum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Climaston (Dydrogesterone and Estradiol)
    Abbott, France; Abbott, Tunisia
  • Dabroston
    Abbott, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Belupo, Slovenia
  • Dufaston
    Abbott, Italy
  • Duphaston
    Abbott, Bulgaria; Abbott, Switzerland; Abbott, Colombia; Abbott, Czech Republic; Abbott, Ecuador; Abbott, Estonia; Abbott, France; Abbott, Greece; Abbott, Hong Kong; Abbott, Croatia (Hrvatska); Abbott, Hungary; Abbott, Indonesia; Abbott, Ireland; Abbott, Israel; Abbott, South Korea; Abbott, Latvia; Abbott, Malta; Abbott, Mexico; Abbott, Malaysia; Abbott, Netherlands; Abbott, Philippines; Abbott, Poland; Abbott, Romania; Abbott, Serbia; Abbott, Singapore; Abbott, Thailand; Abbott, Tunisia; Abbott, Turkey; Abbott, South Africa; Abbott Arzneimittel, Germany; Abbott Ges.m.b.H., Austria; Abbott Healthcare, Lithuania; Abbott Products, Belgium; AlphaFarma, Malta; Daiichi Sankyo, Japan; Grünenthal, Chile; NeoFarma, Malta; Solvay, Bangladesh; Solvay, Brazil; Solvay, Greece; Solvay, India; Solvay, New Zealand; Solvay, Oman; Solvay, Portugal; Solvay, Russian Federation; Solvay, Slovakia; Solvay, Taiwan; Solvay, Vietnam; Solvay Biologicals, Lebanon; Zuoz, Venezuela
  • Femaston (Dydrogesterone and Estradiol)
    Abbott, Greece
  • Femoston (Dydrogesterone and Estradiol)
    Abbott, Belgium; Abbott, Switzerland; Abbott, Colombia; Abbott, Estonia; Abbott, Finland; Abbott, United Kingdom; Abbott, Georgia; Abbott, Hong Kong; Abbott, Indonesia; Abbott, Latvia; Abbott, Malta; Abbott, Malaysia; Abbott, Netherlands; Abbott, Poland; Abbott, Portugal; Abbott, Russian Federation; Abbott, South Africa; Abbott Arzneimittel, Germany; Abbott Ges.m.b.H., Austria; Abbott Products, Australia; JW Pharmaceutical, South Korea; Solvay, Bulgaria; Solvay, Brazil; Solvay, Croatia (Hrvatska); Solvay, Ireland; Solvay, Lebanon; Solvay, Malta; Solvay, Slovakia; Solvay Pharma, Lithuania; Zuoz, Venezuela
  • Femoston 1/10 (Dydrogesterone and Estradiol)
    Abbott, Thailand; Solvay, Singapore; Solvay, South Africa
  • Femoston 1/5 conti (Dydrogesterone and Estradiol)
    Abbott, Italy; Abbott, Russian Federation
  • Femoston 2/10 (Dydrogesterone and Estradiol)
    Abbott, Italy; Solvay, Singapore
  • Femoston conti (Dydrogesterone and Estradiol)
    Abbott, Switzerland; Abbott, Czech Republic; Abbott, Estonia; Abbott, Finland; Abbott, United Kingdom; Abbott, Latvia; Abbott, Malaysia; Abbott, Poland; Abbott, Thailand; Abbott Arzneimittel, Germany; Abbott Products, Austria; Grünenthal, Chile; JW Pharmaceutical, South Korea; Solvay, Bulgaria; Solvay, Lebanon; Solvay, Romania; Solvay, Singapore; Solvay, Slovakia
  • Femoston continu (Dydrogesterone and Estradiol)
    Abbott, Netherlands
  • Femoston L 1/10 (Dydrogesterone and Estradiol)
    Abbott, Italy
  • Femoston mite (Dydrogesterone and Estradiol)
    Abbott, Poland; Abbott Ges.m.b.H., Austria
  • Femphascyl (Dydrogesterone and Estradiol hemihydrate)
    Abbott, Netherlands
  • Femphascyl continu (Dydrogesterone and Estradiol hemihydrate)
    Abbott, Netherlands
  • Terolut
    Abbott, Finland

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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