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Etonogestrel

In the US, Etonogestrel (ethinyl estradiol/etonogestrel systemic) is a member of the following drug classes: contraceptives, progestins and is used to treat Birth Control and Endometriosis.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

G03AC08

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0054048-10-1

Chemical Formula

C22-H28-O2

Molecular Weight

324

Therapeutic Categories

Progestin

Hormonal contraceptive for systemic use

Chemical Name

18,19-Dinor-17╬▒-pregn-4-en-20-yn-3-one, 13-etyl-17-hydroxy-11-metylene-

Foreign Names

  • Etonogestrelum (Latin)
  • Etonogestrel (German)
  • ├ëtonogestrel (French)
  • Etonogestrel (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Etonogestrel (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • ENG (IS)
  • ORG 3236 (IS: Organon)

Brand Names

  • Circlet (Etonogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Portugal; Organon, Estonia; Organon, Israel; Organon, Netherlands; Organon, Poland; Organon, Slovakia; Pfizer, Germany
  • Implanon
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Belgium; Merck Sharp & Dohme, China; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Colombia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, United Kingdom; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Ireland; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Malaysia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Portugal; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Singapore; MSD, Thailand; N.V. Organon, Georgia; Organon, China; Organon, Czech Republic; Organon, Iceland; Organon, Lebanon; Organon, Lithuania; Organon, Netherlands; Organon, Oman; Organon, Vietnam; Schering-Plough, Chile; Schering-Plough, Ecuador; Schering-Plough, Indonesia; Schering-Plough, Mexico; Schering-Plough, New Zealand
  • Implanon NXT
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Spain; MSD, Switzerland; MSD Merck Sharp & Dohme, Germany; Organon, Austria; Organon, Bulgaria; Organon, Poland; Organon, Slovakia; Schering-Plough, Australia; MSD, Denmark
  • Implanon-NXT
    MSD Merck Sharp & Dohme, Turkey
  • Nexplanon
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, United Kingdom; MSD, Finland; MSD, Sweden; MSD France, France; Organon, Estonia; Organon, Latvia; Organon, Malta; Organon, Norway; Orifarm, Norway
  • NuvaRing (Etonogestrel and Ethinylestradiol)
    Merck, Canada; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Belgium; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Colombia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Spain; Merck Sharp & Dohme, United Kingdom; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Ireland; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Malaysia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Singapore; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Taiwan; MSD, Switzerland; MSD, Costa Rica; MSD, Denmark; MSD, Dominican Republic; MSD, Finland; MSD, Guatemala; MSD, Honduras; MSD, Nicaragua; MSD, Panama; MSD, Peru; MSD, Sweden; MSD, El Salvador; MSD, Thailand; MSD France, France; MSD Merck Sharp & Dohme, Germany; MSD Merck Sharp & Dohme, Turkey; NV Organon, Thailand; Organon, Austria; Organon, Bulgaria; Organon, Czech Republic; Organon, Estonia; Organon, Georgia; Organon, Greece; Organon, Hungary; Organon, Iceland; Organon, Italy; Organon, Lebanon; Organon, Lithuania; Organon, Latvia; Organon, Malta; Organon, Netherlands; Organon, Norway; Organon, Oman; Organon, Poland; Organon, Portugal; Organon, Romania; Organon, Serbia; Organon, Russian Federation; Organon, Slovenia; Organon, Slovakia; Organon, United States; Organon, Vietnam; Schering-Plough, Argentina; Schering-Plough, Australia; Schering-Plough, Chile; Schering-Plough, Ecuador; Schering-Plough, Croatia (Hrvatska); Schering-Plough, Mexico

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

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