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Glycine

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

B05CX03

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000056-40-6

Chemical Formula

C2-H5-N-O2

Molecular Weight

75

Therapeutic Categories

Food additive (e number)

Proteinogenic amino acid

Chemical Name

Glycine

Foreign Names

  • Glycinum (Latin)
  • Glycin (German)
  • Glycine (French)
  • Glicina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Glycine (OS: DCF, JAN)
  • Acide amino-acétique (IS)
  • Acidum aminoaceticum (IS)
  • Aminoacetic acid (IS)
  • E 640 (IS)
  • Glicina (IS)
  • Glycocoll (IS)
  • Glykokol (IS)
  • Leimzucker (IS)
  • Glycin (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Glycine (PH: BP 2015, JP XVI, Ph. Eur. 8, USP 37)
  • Glycinum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • A.S.P.-L (Glycine and Acetylsalicylic Acid)
    Oriental, Taiwan
  • Alka-Prim (Glycine and Acetylsalicylic Acid)
    Polpharma, Poland; Polpharma, Russian Federation
  • Aspiglicina (Glycine and Acetylsalicylic Acid)
    Antonetto, Italy
  • Aspirgine (Glycine and Lysine)
    T3A, Egypt
  • Asprocard (Glycine and Acetylsalicylic Acid)
    Medicofarma, Poland
  • Asprocol (Glycine and Acetylsalicylic Acid)
    ICN, Poland
  • Caparin (Glycine and Acetylsalicylic Acid)
    Osotspa, Thailand
  • Cardiprin (Glycine and Acetylsalicylic Acid)
    Reckitt Benckiser, Hong Kong
  • Cardiprin 100 (Glycine and Acetylsalicylic Acid)
    Reckitt Benckiser, Malaysia; Reckitt Benckiser, Singapore; Reckitt Benckiser, Thailand
  • Computer
    Bausch + Lomb, Vietnam
  • Contrexyn (Glycine and Acetylsalicylic acid)
    Supra Ferbindo, Indonesia
  • Detoxicon (Glycine and Methionine)
    SIT, Italy
  • Elugyn
    Pierre Fabre, Belgium
  • Glicin Biotik
    Biotik, Georgia
  • Glicina
    Baxter, Venezuela
  • Glicina Baxter
    Baxter, Colombia
  • Glicina Claris
    Claris, Colombia
  • Glicised
    Kievmedpreparat, Georgia
  • Glycine Irrigation
    Opso Saline, Bangladesh
  • Glycine-Tur
    Thai Otsuka, Thailand
  • Glycinum Ozon
    Ozon, Georgia
  • Glycocolle
    Infomed, Tunisia
  • Glyprin (Glycine and Acetylsalicylic Acid)
    CCM, Malaysia; CCM Pharmaceuticals, Hong Kong; Upha, Hong Kong
  • Godamed (Glycine and Acetylsalicylic Acid)
    Pfleger, Germany
  • Godasal (Glycine and Acetylsalicylic Acid)
    Pro.Med.CS, Czech Republic
  • Irigon
    Beximco, Bangladesh
  • Lybrile (Glycine and Acetylsalicylic Acid)
    Yung Shin, Taiwan
  • Magnésium Glycocolle Lafarge (Glycine and Magnesium Lactate)
    SERP, Monaco
  • Minigrip (Glycine and Acetylsalicyclic acid)
    Kalbe, Indonesia
  • Okaldol (Glycine and Acetylsalicylic Acid)
    Puerto Galiano, Spain
  • Proxime (Glycine and Acetylsalicylic Acid)
    Sanbe, Indonesia
  • Stin (Glycine and Acetylsalicylic Acid)
    CCPC, Taiwan
  • Titralac (Glycine and Calcium Carbonate)
    Douglas, New Zealand; Meda Pharm, Greece

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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