Norgestimate

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

G03AA11,G03FA13

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0035189-28-7

Chemical Formula

C23-H31-N-O3

Molecular Weight

369

Therapeutic Categories

Hormonal contraceptive for systemic use

Progestin

Chemical Names

(+)-13-Ethyl-17-hydroxy-18,19-dinor-17α-pregn-4-en-20-yn-3-one oxime acetate (ester) (WHO)

(+)-17-(Acetyloxy)-13-ethyl-17α-ethynylgon-4-en-3-one oxime

(+)-Essigsäure-(13-ethyl-17-hydroxy-18,19-dinor-17α-pregn-4-en-20-in-3-onoxim)-20-ylester (IUPAC)

(17α)-17-(Acetyloxy)-13-ethyl-18,19-dinorpregn-4-en-20-yn-3-one 3-oxime

13beta-Ethyl-3-hydroxyimino-18,19-dinor-17α-pregn-4-en-20-yn-17beta-yl acetate (BAN)

17α-acetoxy-13-ethyl-17-ethynylgon-4-en-3-one oxime

18,19-Dinor-17-pregn-4-en-20-yn-3-one, 17-(acetyloxy)13-ethyl-, oxime (17α)-(+)- (USAN)

18,19-Dinorpregn-4-en-20-yn-3-one, 17-(acetyloxy)-13-ethyl-, 3-oxime, (17α)-

Foreign Names

  • Norgestimatum (Latin)
  • Norgestimat (German)
  • Norgestimate (French)
  • Norgestimato (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Norgestimate (OS: BAN, DCF, USAN)
  • D 138 (IS: Ortho)
  • Dexnorgestrel Acetime (IS)
  • ORF-10131 (IS)
  • RWJ-10131 (IS)
  • Norgestimate (PH: BP 2011, Ph. Eur. 7, USP 34)
  • Norgestimatum (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

  • Cilest (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Janssen, Argentina; Janssen, Belgium; Janssen, Estonia; Janssen, Hungary; Janssen, Ireland; Janssen, Luxembourg; Janssen, Netherlands; Janssen, Poland; Janssen, Thailand; Janssen-Cilag, Bangladesh; Janssen-Cilag, Bulgaria; Janssen-Cilag, Bahrain; Janssen-Cilag, Switzerland; Janssen-Cilag, Colombia; Janssen-Cilag, Czech Republic; Janssen-Cilag, Germany; Janssen-Cilag, Denmark; Janssen-Cilag, Finland; Janssen-Cilag, France; Janssen-Cilag, United Kingdom; Janssen-Cilag, Malta; Janssen-Cilag, Oman; Janssen-Cilag, Vietnam; Johnson & Johnson, Croatia (Hrvatska); Johnson & Johnson, Lithuania; Johnson & Johnson, Latvia; Johnson & Johnson, Russian Federation; Johnson & Johnson, Slovenia; Johnson & Johnson, Slovakia; Johnson&Johnson, Romania
  • Cileste (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Eurim, Austria; Janssen-Cilag, Austria
  • Cyclen (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Janssen-Ortho Inc., Canada
  • Edelsin (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Effik, Spain
  • Effiprev (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Effik, France
  • Estradiol and Norgestimate Barr (Norgestimate and Estradiol)
    Barr, United States
  • Mactex (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Lafi, Chile
  • Mono-Linyah (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Novast, United States
  • Norgestimate and Ethinyl Estradiol Glenmark (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Glenmark, United States
  • Norgestimate and Ethinyl Estradiol Watson (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Watson, United States
  • Orlon (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Gynopharm, Chile
  • Ortho Cyclen-28 (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Janssen, United States
  • Ortho Tri-Cyclen (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Janssen, United States
  • Ortho Tri-Cyclen 21 (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Janssen, United States
  • Ortho Tri-Cyclen 28 (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Janssen, United States
  • Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Janssen, United States
  • Ortho-Cyclen 28 (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Janssen, United States
  • Ortrel (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Janssen, Venezuela
  • Pramino (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Janssen-Cilag, Czech Republic; Janssen-Cilag, Germany
  • Prefest (Norgestimate and Estradiol)
    Janssen, Brazil; Teva Womens, United States
  • Previfem (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Vintage, United States
  • Sprintec (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Barr, United States
  • Triafemi (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Effik, France
  • TriCilest (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Janssen, Thailand; Janssen-Cilag, Austria; Janssen-Cilag, France; Janssen-Cilag, South Africa
  • Tri-Cyclen (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Janssen-Ortho Inc., Canada
  • Tri-Cyclen LO (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Janssen-Ortho Inc., Canada
  • Tri-Linyah (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Novast, United States
  • Tri-Lo-Sprintec (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Barr, United States
  • Tri-Previfem (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Vintage, United States
  • Tri-Sprintec (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Barr, United States
  • Vivelle (Norgestimate and Ethinylestradiol)
    Janssen-Cilag, Austria

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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