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Ornithine

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000070-26-8

Chemical Formula

C5-H12-N2-O2

Molecular Weight

132

Therapeutic Category

Hepatoprotective agent

Chemical Name

L-Ornitine

Foreign Names

  • Ornithinum (Latin)
  • Ornithin (German)
  • Ornithine (French)
  • Ornitina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Ornithine (OS: DCF)
  • Ornitina (OS: DCIT)
  • (S)-(+)-2,5-Diaminovaleriansäure (IS: IUPAC)
  • (S)-2,5-Diaminopentansäure (IS)
  • Orn (IS)
  • L-Ornithin-L-aspartate (IS: IUPAC)
  • Ornithinaspartat (PH: DAB 2008)
  • Ornithine 2-oxoglutarate (IS)

Brand Names

  • Hepacure
    R.P. Scherer, Taiwan
  • Hepa-Merz
    Merz, China
  • Analiv
    Systopic, India
  • Forhepa
    Kalbe, Indonesia
  • Fortec-L
    Myung-In Pharma, Vietnam
  • Hepalon (Ornithine and Pancreatin)
    Micro Nova, India
  • Hepa-Merz
    Assos, Turkey; Biopas, Colombia; Combiphar/Merz, Indonesia; Grünenthal, Ecuador; Merz, Austria; Merz, Bulgaria; Merz, Germany; Merz, Dominican Republic; Merz, Georgia; Merz, Guatemala; Merz, Hong Kong; Merz, Honduras; Merz, Hungary; Merz, Lithuania; Merz, Latvia; Merz, Malta; Merz, Nicaragua; Merz, Panama; Merz, Poland; Merz, Romania; Merz, El Salvador; Merz, Thailand; Merz Pharm, Philippines; Merz Pharma, Vietnam; Merz Pharma GmbH & CO., Serbia; Oktal, Croatia (Hrvatska); Teh Yuh, Taiwan; Win Medicare, India
  • Hepa-Merz (Ornithine and Pancreatin)
    Win Medicare, India
  • Hepasan
    MIP, Austria
  • Hepasil
    Integra Life Sciences, India
  • Hepastar
    Invision, India
  • Hepatil
    Pliva, Lithuania; Pliva, Latvia; Teva, Lithuania
  • Hepatoprim
    Liqvor, Georgia
  • Hepa-Vibolex
    Rosen, Germany
  • Hepawin
    Waves-Biotech, India
  • Hepawin (Ornithine and Nicotinamide)
    Waves-Biotech, India
  • Hepawin (Ornithine and Pancreatin)
    Waves-Biotech, India
  • Hepoline
    Little Greave, India
  • Hevtin
    Pharos, Indonesia
  • Livethine
    Bidiphar, Vietnam
  • Livola
    Landson, Indonesia
  • Lornit
    Zuventus, India
  • Ornispar
    Novell Pharmaceutical, Indonesia
  • Ornithine Teva
    Teva Pharmaceuticals, Poland
  • Rui Gan
    QR Pharmaceuticals, China
  • Cétornan
    Chiesi, France
  • Oxoglurate D'Ornithine Mylan
    Mylan, France

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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