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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Diagnostic agent

Contrast medium for angiography

Chemical Name

Trihydrogen [N-[2-[bis(carboxymethyl)amino]ethyl]-N-(R)-2-[bis(carboxymethyl)amino]-3-hydroxypropyl]glycine 4,4-diphenylcyclohexyl hydrogen phosphato(6-)]gadolinate(3-) (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Gadofosvesetum (Latin)
  • Gadofosveset (German)
  • Gadofosveset (French)
  • Gadofosveset (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Gadofosveset (OS: BAN)
  • Gadofosveset Trisodium (OS: USAN, BANM)
  • AngioMARK (IS)
  • MS 32520 (IS: Mallinckrodt)
  • MS-325 (IS)
  • ZK-236018 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Vasovist
    Bayer Schering, Serbia; Schering, Latvia; Schering, Slovenia
  • Ablavar
    Lantheus, United States
  • Vasovist
    Bayer, Belgium; Bayer, Canada; Bayer, Spain; Bayer, Greece; Bayer, Hungary; Bayer, Italy; Bayer Schering Pharma, Denmark; Bayer Schering Pharma, Finland; Bayer Schering Pharma, Norway; Bayer Vital, Germany; TMC Pharma Services, Czech Republic

International Drug Name Search


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

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