In the US, Pirfenidone is used to treat Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis.
ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)
CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)
Treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
5-Methyl-1-phenyl-2(1H)-pyridone (WHO, USAN)
- Pirfenidonum (Latin)
- Pirfenidon (German)
- Pirfénidone (French)
- Pirfenidona (Spanish)
- Pirfenidone (OS: USAN, JAN)
- AMR-69 (IS)
- S-7701 (IS)
|JAN||Japanese Accepted Name|
|Rec.INN||Recommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)|
|USAN||United States Adopted Name|
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