Mycophenolic Acid

In the US, Mycophenolic Acid (mycophenolic acid systemic) is a member of the drug class selective immunosuppressants and is used to treat Dermatomyositis and Rejection Prophylaxis.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

L04AA06

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0024280-93-1

Chemical Formula

C17-H20-O6

Molecular Weight

320

Therapeutic Categories

Antimetabolite

Antineoplastic antibacterial

Selective immunosuppressant

Chemical Name

4-Hexenoic acid, 6-(1,3-dihydro-4-hydroxy-6-methoxy-7-methyl-3-oxo-5-isobenzofuranyl)-4-methyl-, (E)-

Foreign Names

  • Acidum Mycophenolicum (Latin)
  • Mycophenolsäure (German)
  • Acide mycophénolique (French)
  • Acido micofenolico (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Acide Mycophénolique (OS: DCF)
  • Mycophenolic Acid (OS: BAN, USAN)
  • Acidum mycophenolicum (IS)
  • Lilly 68618 (IS: Lilly)
  • MPA (IS)
  • NSC 129185 (IS)
  • Mycophenolate Mofetil (OS: USAN, BANM)
  • ME-MPA (IS: Syntex)
  • RS 61443 (IS: Syntex)
  • Mycophenolas mofetil (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Mycophenolate Mofetil (PH: BP 2011, USP 34)
  • Mycophenolate mofetil (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Mycophenolate Mofetil Hydrochloride (OS: USAN)
  • RS 61443-190 (IS)
  • UNII-UXH81S8ZVB (IS)
  • Mycophenolate Sodium (OS: USAN)
  • ERL 080 (IS: Novartis)
  • Mycophenolic acid monosodium salt (IS)
  • Mycophenolic monosodium salt (IS)
  • Mycophenolsäure, Natriumsalz (IS)
  • Myxophenolic acid, sodium salt (IS)
  • UNII-WX877SQ11G (IS)

Brand Names

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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