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Mifepristone

In the US, Mifepristone (mifepristone systemic) is a member of the following drug classes: progesterone receptor modulators, uterotonic agents and is used to treat Abortion and Cushing's Syndrome.

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UK matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

G03XB01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0084371-65-3

Chemical Formula

C29-H35-N-O2

Molecular Weight

429

Therapeutic Categories

Abortive agent

Antiprogestin

Chemical Name

Estra-4,9-dien-3-one, 11-[4-(dimetylamino)phenyl]-17-hydroxy-17-(1-propynyl)-, (11β,17β)-

Foreign Names

  • Mifepristonum (Latin)
  • Mifepristone (German)
  • Mifépristone (French)
  • Mifepristona (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Mifepristone (OS: BAN, USAN)
  • Mifépristone (OS: DCF)
  • RU 38486 (IS: RousselUclaf)
  • RU 486 (IS: RousselUclaf)

Brand Names

  • Apano
    Lotus Pharmaceuticals, Taiwan
  • Bi Yun
    Renfu Pharmaceutical, China
  • Ginepriston
    Obninsk, Georgia
  • Ginestril
    Obninsk, Georgia
  • Gynepriston
    MIR Pharm, Russian Federation
  • Gynestril
    MIR Pharm, Russian Federation
  • Han Zhu Ting
    Xianju, China
  • Hou ding Nuo
    Xianju, China
  • Medabon (Mifepristone and Misoprostol)
    Sun, Estonia; SUN Europe, Denmark; Sun Pharma, United Kingdom; Sun Pharma, Netherlands; Sun Pharmaceutical, Bulgaria
  • Mefipil
    AHPL, India
  • Mi Fu
    Shenzhen Zifu Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd, China
  • Mifegyne
    Cosan, Switzerland; Exel, Estonia; Exelgyn, Austria; Exelgyn, Spain; Exelgyn, United Kingdom; Exelgyn, Israel; Exelgyn, Latvia; Exelgyn, Norway; Exelgyn, Portugal; Exelgyn, Romania; Exelgyn France, Greece; Istar, New Zealand; Macors, Bulgaria; Nordic Drugs, Denmark; Nordic Drugs, Sweden; Nordic Pharma, Germany; Pharma Logistics, Belgium; Salus, Slovenia
  • MIFEGYNE
    Exelgyn, Netherlands
  • Mifégyne
    Exelgyn, Tunisia
  • Mifeprin Kit (Mifepristone and Misoprostol)
    SUN, Tunisia
  • Mifepriston Linepharma
    Campus Pharma, Denmark
  • Mifepristone Linepharma
    CampusPharma, Sweden; Leon Farma, Bulgaria; Linepharma, Norway
  • Mifestad
    Stada-VN JV, Vietnam
  • Miffee
    Linepharma, France; Linepharma France, Netherlands
  • Mifolian
    New Hualian, China; Shanghai Raas, Georgia
  • Miropriston
    Obninsk, Georgia
  • Miropristone
    Nizhpharm, Russian Federation
  • MTP (Mifepristone and Misoprostol)
    Cipla, India
  • Mtprost (Mifepristone and Misoprostol)
    Cipla, India
  • Nuo Lv Ting
    Zizhu, China
  • Si Mi An
    Zizhu, China
  • Undo
    FDC, India
  • Unwanted
    Mankind, India
  • Xiyin
    New Hualian, China
  • Zacafemyl
    Intelligence Pharmaceutical Network Consulting, Mexico
  • Zi Yun (Mifepristone and Anordrin)
    Renfu Pharmaceutical, China

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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