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Interferon Beta-1b

In the US, Interferon Beta-1b (interferon beta-1b systemic) is a member of the drug class interferons and is used to treat Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy, Colorectal Cancer and Multiple Sclerosis.

US matches:

Scheme

USAN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0145155-23-3

Chemical Formula

C903-H1399-N245-O252-S5

Molecular Weight

19880

Therapeutic Categories

Biological response modifier, BRM

Immunomodulator

Treatment of multiple sclerosis, MS

Foreign Names

  • Interferonum beta-1b (Latin)
  • Interferon beta-1b (German)
  • Intérferon bêta-1b (French)
  • Interferón beta-1b (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Betaferon
    Bayer, Belgium; Bayer, Switzerland; Bayer, China; Bayer, Colombia; Bayer, Costa Rica; Bayer, Czech Republic; Bayer, Denmark; Bayer, Dominican Republic; Bayer, Ecuador; Bayer, Spain; Bayer, United Kingdom; Bayer, Greece; Bayer, Guatemala; Bayer, Hong Kong; Bayer, Honduras; Bayer, Croatia (Hrvatska); Bayer, Hungary; Bayer, Ireland; Bayer, Italy; Bayer, Lithuania; Bayer, Nicaragua; Bayer, Netherlands; Bayer, New Zealand; Bayer, Panama; Bayer, Philippines; Bayer, Portugal; Bayer, Sweden; Bayer, Slovakia; Bayer, El Salvador; Bayer, Turkey; Bayer Australia Ltd, Australia; Bayer Healthcare, Indonesia; Bayer Pharma, Austria; Bayer Pharma, Israel; Bayer Pharma AG, Norway; Bayer Santé, France; Bayer Schering, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Bayer Schering, Georgia; Bayer Schering, Serbia; Bayer Schering, Singapore; Bayer Schering, Tunisia; Bayer Schering, Taiwan; Bayer Schering, South Africa; Bayer Schering Pharma, Russian Federation; Bayer Thai Co Ltd, Thailand; Bayer Vital, Germany; Bayer Yakuhin, Japan; Bayer-Schering, Romania; Eurim-Pharm Arzneimittel GmbH, Austria; Haemato Pharm, Austria; Schering, Brazil; Schering, Chile; Schering, Iceland; Schering, Oman; Schering, Slovenia
  • Betaferone
    Bayer, Latvia
  • Betaseron
    Bayer, Canada; Bayer HealthCare, United States
  • Extavia
    Grupo Novartis, Spain; Novartis, Belgium; Novartis, Czech Republic; Novartis, Germany; Novartis, Denmark; Novartis, France; Novartis, United Kingdom; Novartis, Greece; Novartis, Hungary; Novartis, Ireland; Novartis, Lithuania; Novartis, Netherlands; Novartis, Norway; Novartis, Portugal; Novartis, Romania; Novartis, Sweden; Novartis Europharm, Slovenia; Novartis Europharm Limited, Latvia; Novartis Farma, Italy; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Canada
  • Uribeta
    Probiomed, Dominican Republic; Probiomed, Guatemala; Probiomed, Honduras; Probiomed, Mexico; Probiomed, El Salvador

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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