Levobupivacaine

In the US, Levobupivacaine is a member of the drug class local injectable anesthetics.

UK matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N01BB10

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0027262-47-1

Chemical Formula

C18-H28-N2-O

Molecular Weight

288

Therapeutic Category

Anesthetic, local

Chemical Names

(S)-1-Butyl-2',6'-pipecoloxylidide (WHO)

(S)-1-Butyl-2-piperidylformo-2',6'-xylidide (BAN)

2',6'-Pipecoloxylidide, 1-butyl-, L-(-)-

Foreign Names

  • Levobupivacainum (Latin)
  • Levobupivacain (German)
  • Lévobupivacaïne (French)
  • Levobupivacaina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Levobupivacaine (OS: BAN)
  • (-)-Bupivacaine (IS)
  • (S)-(-)-Bupivacaine (IS)
  • (S)-Bupivacaine (IS)
  • D 1249 (IS)
  • L-(-)-Bupivacaine (IS)
  • Levobupivacaine Hydrochloride (OS: USAN, BANM, JAN)

Brand Names

  • Bupinest
    Ropsohn, Ecuador
  • Chirocaine
    Abbott, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Abbott, Hong Kong; Abbott, Romania; Abbott, Singapore
  • Levobupivacaína
    Comiesa Druc, Peru
  • Pivacain-L
    ACI, Bangladesh
  • Ao Gui Ren
    Yangzhou Tianhe Pharmaceutical, China
  • Chirocaina
    Abbott, Chile; Abbott, Venezuela
  • Chirocaine
    Abbott, United Arab Emirates; Abbott, Austria; Abbott, Australia; Abbott, Belgium; Abbott, Bulgaria; Abbott, Switzerland; Abbott, China; Abbott, Czech Republic; Abbott, Egypt; Abbott, Finland; Abbott, Greece; Abbott, Croatia (Hrvatska); Abbott, Iraq; Abbott, Iran; Abbott, Italy; Abbott, Jordan; Abbott, Kuwait; Abbott, Lebanon; Abbott, Luxembourg; Abbott, Latvia; Abbott, Oman; Abbott, Peru; Abbott, Qatar; Abbott, Serbia; Abbott, Saudi Arabia; Abbott, Sweden; Abbott, Slovenia; Abbott, Slovakia; Abbott, Syria; Abbott, Turkey; Abbott, Taiwan; Abbott, Yemen; Abbott, South Africa; AbbVie, United Kingdom; Nycomed, Bahrain
  • Chirocaïne
    Abbott, France; Abbott, Netherlands
  • Chirocane
    Abbott, Spain
  • Levocaine
    Medifarma, Peru
  • Popscaine
    Maruishi Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Su Ka
    Hengrui, China

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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