Procarbazine

In the US, Procarbazine (procarbazine systemic) is a member of the drug class miscellaneous antineoplastics and is used to treat Anaplastic Astrocytoma, Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma, Glioblastoma Multiforme and Hodgkin's Lymphoma.

US matches:

UK matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

L01XB01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000671-16-9

Chemical Formula

C12-H19-N3-O

Molecular Weight

221

Therapeutic Category

Cytostatic agent: Methylhydrazine derivative

Chemical Name

Benzamide, N-(1-methylethyl)-4-[(2-methylhydrazino)methyl]-

Foreign Names

  • Procarbazinum (Latin)
  • Procarbazin (German)
  • Procarbazine (French)
  • Procarbazina (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Indicarb
    Zydus, India
  • Neozine
    Alkem, India
  • P-Carzine
    Alkem, India
  • Matulane
    Sigma Tau, United States; Sigma-Tau, Canada
  • Natulan
    AFT, New Zealand; Link, Australia; Sigma, Netherlands; Sigma Tau, Spain; Sigma Tau, Russian Federation; sigma-tau, Switzerland; Sigma-Tau Spa, Belarus; Sigma-Tau Spa, Georgia
  • Procarbazine Hydrochloride Chugai
    Chugai Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Procarbazine
    Alliance, United Kingdom; Cambridge, Malta; P & D, Malta

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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