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Rifampicin

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

J04AB02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0013292-46-1

Chemical Formula

C43-H58-N4-O12

Molecular Weight

822

Therapeutic Categories

Antibacterial

Antitubercular agent

Chemical Name

Rifamycin, 3-[[(4-metyl-1-piperazinyl)imino]metyl]-

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • Rifampicin (OS: BAN, JAN)
  • Rifampicine (OS: DCF)
  • Rifampin (OS: USAN)
  • 1040 EH (IS)
  • RIF (IS)
  • Rifaldazin (IS)
  • Rifamycin AMP (IS)
  • Rifampicin (PH: BP 2015, JP XVI, Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4)
  • Rifampicinum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4)
  • Rifampin (PH: USP 37)

Brand Names

  • 3-FD (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    Novartis, India
  • 4D (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Etambutol, + Pyrazinamide)
    SANDOZ, Philippines
  • 4-D Plus (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide, + Ethambutol)
    Novartis, India
  • Abrifam
    Abbott, Pakistan
  • Afracin (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    CCL, Pakistan
  • Akt-2 (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Lupin, India
  • Akt-3 (Rifampicin and Ethambutol, + Isoniazid)
    Lupin, India; Lupin, Myanmar
  • Akt-4 (Rifampicin and Pyrazinamide + Ethambutol + Isoniazid)
    Lupin, India; Lupin, Myanmar
  • Akt-FD (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide, + Ethambutol)
    Lupin, India
  • Akurit (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Lupin, India; Lupin, Kenya
  • Akurit Kid (Rifampicin and Isoniazid (pediatric))
    Lupin, India
  • Akurit-3 (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Ethambutol)
    Lupin, India
  • Akurit-4 (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide, + Ethambutol)
    Lupin, India; Lupin, Myanmar
  • Akurit-Z (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    Lupin, India; Lupin, Kenya
  • Akurit-Z Kid (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide (pediatric))
    Lupin, India
  • An Si Nuo Kang (Rifampicin and Ethambutol, + Isoniazid)
    Hongqi Pharmaceutical, China
  • Anti-TB (Rifampicin and Ethambutol, + Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    United Pharma, Myanmar
  • Aptecin
    Kaken Seiyaku, Japan
  • Arficin
    Belupo, Czech Republic; Belupo, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Benemicin
    Tarchominskie, Slovakia; Tarchominskie Zaklady Farmaceutyczne Polfa, Lithuania; Tarchorminskie Zaklady Farmacetyczne Polfa, Czech Republic
  • Bifix (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    UAP, Philippines
  • Boie Rifampicin
    Boie, Philippines
  • Chang Wei Rui Da Xin (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    Duoburuifei Pharmaceutical, China
  • Corifam
    Coronet Crown, Indonesia
  • Dai Fei Lin (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    Sine Pharm, China
  • Duomax (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Multicare, Philippines
  • Econofix (Rifampicin and Pyrazinamide, + Ethambutol, + Isoniazid)
    Pascual, Philippines
  • Eremfat
    Fatol, Lithuania; Fatol, Russian Federation; Riemser, Austria; Riemser, Germany
  • Fei An (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Huabang Medical & Chemical, China
  • Fei Lu De (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Jianfeng Dekang Pharmaceutical, China
  • Fei Ning (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    Huabang Medical & Chemical, China
  • Fei Su (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    Kangxin, China
  • Fei Ting (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Kangxin, China
  • Firifam
    Sanofi-Aventis, Bangladesh
  • Fixcom 3 (Rifampicin and Ethambutol, + Isoniazid)
    Natrapharm, Philippines
  • Fixcom 4 (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide, + Ethambutol)
    Natrapharm, Philippines
  • Fuhe
    Hongqi Pharmaceutical, China
  • HR Pedia Kit (Rifampicin and Pyridoxine, + Isoniazid)
    Pediatrica, Philippines
  • HRZ Pedia Kit (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyridoxine, + Pyrazinamide)
    Pediatrica, Philippines
  • Hu Fei Te (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    Xin ganjiang pharmaceutical, China
  • Ipcacin (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    IPCA, India
  • Iso-Eremfat (Rifampicin and Isonazid)
    Fatol, Lithuania; Fatol, Russian Federation; Riemser, Germany
  • Isoniazid & Rifampin-South Ocean Pharm (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    South Ocean Pharmaceutical, China
  • Isorifa (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Jedco, Egypt
  • Kalrifam
    Hexpharm Jaya, Indonesia
  • Ke Lao Er Kang (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide, + Ethambutol)
    Hongqi Pharmaceutical, China
  • Kidz Kit 2 (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyridoxine)
    Natrapharm, Philippines
  • Kidz Kit 3 (Rifampicin and Pyrazinamide, + Isoniazid, + Pyridoxine)
    Natrapharm, Philippines
  • Lanarif
    Landson, Indonesia
  • Lepromix PB
    Pond's Chemical, Thailand
  • LS-Rif
    Cadila, India
  • Manorifcin
    March, Thailand
  • Merimac
    Mersifarma, Indonesia
  • Mycocox (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Cadila, India
  • Mycocox-4 (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide, + Ethambutol)
    Cadila, India
  • Mycocox-E (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Ethambutol)
    Cadila, India
  • Mycocox-Z (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    Cadila, India
  • Myrin (Rifampicin and Ethambutol, + Isoniazid)
    Pfizer, Philippines
  • Myrin-P Forte (Rifampicin and Ethambutol, + Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    Pfizer, Philippines
  • Natricin
    Natrapharm, Philippines
  • Oboliz (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Rafarm, Greece
  • Pharex Rifampicin
    Pascual, Philippines
  • Pi Jin (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    BSPC, China
  • Pi Lv (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    BSPC, China
  • Quadmax (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide, + Ethambutol)
    Multicare, Philippines
  • Quadtab (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide, + Ethambutol)
    UAP, Philippines
  • R-Cinex (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Lupin, Myanmar
  • Ricin
    Atlantic Lab, Hong Kong; Atlantic Lab, Thailand
  • RIF
    Armoxindo, Indonesia; CCPC, Taiwan
  • Rifacin-A
    Utopian, Thailand
  • Rifacox-H (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Psycorem, India
  • Rifactine
    MUP, Egypt
  • Rifadex
    Genamerica, Ecuador
  • Rifadin
    Daiichi Sankyo, Japan; Gruppo Lepetit, Lebanon; Gruppolepetit, Oman; IFET, Greece; Lepetit, Egypt; Lepetit, Italy; P & D, Malta; Sanofi, Sweden; Sanofi-Aventis, Argentina; Sanofi-Aventis, Australia; Sanofi-Aventis, United Kingdom; Sanofi-Aventis, Hong Kong; Sanofi-Aventis, Ireland; Sanofi-Aventis, Mexico; Sanofi-Aventis, Netherlands; Sanofi-Aventis, New Zealand; Sanofi-Aventis, Portugal; Sanofi-Aventis, Thailand; Sanofi-Aventis, Taiwan
  • Rifadine
    Sanofi-Aventis, Belgium; Sanofi-Aventis, France
  • Rifadin-INH (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Sanofi Aventis, India
  • Rifafour (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, Pyrazinamide, Ethambutol)
    Sanofi-Aventis, Thailand; Sanofi-Aventis, South Africa
  • Rifagen
    General Drugs House, Thailand
  • Rifaldin
    Sanofi Aventis, Brazil; Sanofi-Aventis, Chile
  • Rifalep
    Lepetit, Argentina
  • Rifam
    Pharco, Egypt; Siam Bheasach, Thailand
  • Rifam plus (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Pharco, Egypt
  • Rifamazid (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Polfa Tarchomin, Poland; Tarchominskie Zaklady Farmaceutyczne Polfa, Lithuania
  • Rifamcin
    Pond's Chemical, Thailand
  • Rifamed
    PannonPharma, Hungary
  • Rifamor
    Galenika, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Galenika, Serbia
  • Rifamox
    Adwic, Egypt
  • Rifam-P
    PP Lab, Thailand
  • Rifampicin - Changzheng-Xinkai Pharm
    Changzheng-Xinkai, China
  • Rifampicin - Sine
    Sine Pharm, China
  • Rifampicin Acdhon
    Acdhon, Thailand
  • Rifampicin Adwic
    Adwic, Egypt
  • Rifampicin and Isoniazid Antibiotice (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Antibiotice, Georgia
  • Rifampicin Fulton
    Fulton, Georgia
  • Rifampicin GPO
    GPO, Thailand
  • Rifampicin Indo Farma
    Indofarma, Indonesia
  • Rifampicin Labatec
    Labatec Pharma, Switzerland
  • Rifampicin Li Ta
    Li Ta, Taiwan
  • Rifampicin Root
    Root, Taiwan
  • Rifampicin Sandoz
    Sandoz, Japan
  • Rifampicin Yuan Chou
    Yuan Chou, Taiwan
  • Rifampicin Yung Shin
    Yung Shin, Taiwan
  • Rifampicina
    Farmindustria, Peru; Iqfarma, Peru; LCG, Peru; Marfan, Peru; Refasa, Peru
  • Rifampicina + Isoniacida Kronos (Rifampicin and Isoniazide)
    Kronos, Ecuador
  • Rifampicina + Isoniazida (Rifampicin and Isoniazide)
    Vesalius Pharma, Colombia
  • Rifampicinã Arena
    Arena, Romania
  • Rifampicina Colmed
    Colmed, Colombia
  • Rifampicina Fabra
    Fabra, Argentina
  • Rifampicina Kilab
    Kilab, Argentina
  • Rifampicina Kronos
    Kronos, Ecuador
  • Rifampicina Magma
    Magma, Ecuador
  • Rifampicina MK
    MK, Colombia; MK, Ecuador
  • Rifampicina Richet
    Richet, Argentina
  • Rifampicine Sandoz
    Sandoz, Netherlands
  • Rifampicin-Xinhua Pharm
    Xinhua, China
  • Rifampicyna TZF
    Polfa Tarchomin, Poland
  • Rifampin
    Debeiky, Egypt; Pharos, Indonesia; Swiss Pharm, Taiwan; Taiwan Veterans, Taiwan; Winston, Taiwan; Yuhan, South Korea
  • Rifampyzid (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, Pyrazinamide)
    Pond's Chemical, Thailand
  • Rifamtibi
    Sanbe, Indonesia
  • Rifanid
    Concept, Philippines
  • Rifaprim (Rifampicin and Trimethoprim)
    Sanofi-Aventis, Argentina; Sanofi-Aventis, Mexico
  • Rifaren
    Remedica, Malta
  • Rifasynt
    Medochemie, Hong Kong; Medochemie, Malta; Medochemie, Vietnam
  • Rifater (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    Aventis, Slovenia; Lepetit, Italy; Sanofi Aventis, Spain; Sanofi Aventis, India; Sanofi-Aventis, Switzerland; Sanofi-Aventis, France; Sanofi-Aventis, United Kingdom; Sanofi-Aventis, Hong Kong; Sanofi-Aventis, Ireland; Sanofi-Aventis, Mexico; Sanofi-Aventis, Portugal; Sanofi-Aventis, Thailand; Sanofi-Aventis, Taiwan
  • Rifazid (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    PannonPharma, Hungary; Sanofi-Aventis, Bangladesh
  • Rifazid (Rifampicin and Pyrazinamide, + Isoniazide)
    Sanofi-Aventis, Bangladesh
  • Rifcap
    Koçak, Turkey
  • Rifinah (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Aventis, Slovenia; Lepetit, Italy; Sanofi Aventis, Spain; Sanofi-Aventis, Argentina; Sanofi-Aventis, Switzerland; Sanofi-Aventis, France; Sanofi-Aventis, United Kingdom; Sanofi-Aventis, Greece; Sanofi-Aventis, Hong Kong; Sanofi-Aventis, Ireland; Sanofi-Aventis, Malta; Sanofi-Aventis, Mexico; Sanofi-Aventis, Netherlands; Sanofi-Aventis, New Zealand; Sanofi-Aventis, Portugal; Sanofi-Aventis, Thailand; Sanofi-Aventis, Taiwan; Sanofi-Aventis, South Africa
  • Rifocin
    Adwic, Egypt
  • Rifoldin
    Sanofi-Aventis, Austria
  • Rifoldin mit INH (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Sanofi-Aventis, Austria
  • Rifzin (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Pascual, Philippines
  • Rimaccin
    Chinta, Thailand
  • Rimactan
    Pliva, Croatia (Hrvatska); Roemmers, Peru; Sandoz, Switzerland; Sandoz, Denmark; Sandoz, France; Sandoz, Iceland; Sandoz, Sweden; Sandoz AS, Norway; Sandoz Farmaceutica, Spain
  • Rimactane
    Biochemie, Lithuania; Novartis, Bangladesh; Novartis, India; Novartis, Oman; Sandoz, Egypt; Sandoz, United Kingdom; Sandoz, Indonesia; Sandoz, South Africa
  • Rimactazid (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Novartis, Bangladesh; Novartis, India; Novartis, Oman; Sandoz, Switzerland; Sandoz, Denmark; Sandoz, Egypt; Sandoz, Greece; Sandoz, Indonesia; Sandoz, Italy; Sandoz, Philippines; Sandoz, Sweden; Sandoz, South Africa; Sandoz AS, Norway; Sandoz Farmaceutica, Spain; Sandoz-Imexpharm, Vietnam
  • Rimactazid (Rifampicin and Pyrazinamide, + Isoniazid)
    Novartis, Bangladesh
  • Rimactazid + E (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Ethambutol)
    Novartis, India
  • Rimactazid + Z (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    Novartis, India
  • Rimactazid Paed (Rifampicin and Isoniazid (pediatric))
    Sandoz, Indonesia; Sandoz, Philippines
  • Rimacure ped (Rifampicin and Pyrazinamide, + Isoniazid)
    Novartis, Egypt
  • Rimaped
    Pediatrica, Philippines
  • Rimapen
    Orion Pharma, Finland
  • Rimcure (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    Novartis, Bangladesh; Novartis, Egypt; Sandoz, Denmark; Sandoz, Indonesia; Sandoz, Italy; Sandoz, Malaysia; Sandoz, Sweden; Sandoz, South Africa; Sandoz AS, Norway; Sandoz Farmaceutica, Spain
  • Rimcure 3FDC (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide, + Ethambutol)
    Novartis, India
  • Rimcure Paed (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide (pediatric))
    Sandoz, Indonesia
  • Rimecin
    Pharmasant Lab, Thailand
  • Rimmax 2F DC (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Novartis, India
  • Rimpacin
    Zydus Cadila, India
  • Rimpazid (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Zydus Cadila, India
  • Rimpin
    Hetero, India
  • Rimstar (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide, + Ethambutol)
    Novartis, Bangladesh; Sandoz, Switzerland; Sandoz, Denmark; Sandoz, Italy; Sandoz, Sweden; Sandoz, South Africa; Sandoz AS, Norway; Sandoz Farmaceutica, Spain
  • Rimstar (Rifampicin and Pyrazinamide, + Isoniazid)
    Novartis, Egypt
  • Rimstar 4FDC (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide, + Ethambutol)
    Novartis, India
  • Rimstar-4 (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide, + Ethambutol)
    Sandoz, Indonesia; Sandoz, Philippines
  • Rimthree FDC (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Ethambutol)
    Novartis, India
  • Riozid (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    MUP, Egypt
  • Ripin
    Picco Pharma, Thailand
  • Ripolin
    Y.F. Chem, Taiwan
  • Risoped (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Stedman, India
  • Risoped Forte (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Stedman, India
  • Ritemed Rifampicin
    RiteMED, Philippines
  • Rofact
    Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Canada
  • Rui Fu An Kang (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    Hongqi Pharmaceutical, China
  • SCC-2 (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Maneesh Healthcare, India
  • SCC-3 (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Ethambutol)
    Maneesh Healthcare, India
  • SCC-4 (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide, + Ethambutol)
    Maneesh Healthcare, India
  • Shu Lan Xin
    Shuangding Pharmaceutical, China
  • Sinerdol
    Antibiotice, Georgia; Antibiotice, Romania; Antibiotice, Tunisia
  • Sinerdol Iso (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Antibiotice, Romania
  • TB RIF
    Meprofarm, Indonesia
  • Ter-3 (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    AHPL, India
  • Ter-4 (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide, + Ethambutol)
    AHPL, India
  • Ti Bi (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Huayu Wuxi Pharmaceutical, China
  • Tibikit (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    Ranbaxy, India
  • Tibirim-INH (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Ranbaxy, India
  • Tibirim-INH Forte (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Ranbaxy, India
  • Tisobrif (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyridoxine)
    Chiesi, Spain
  • Trac-3 (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Ethambutol)
    Macleods, India
  • Trac-4 (Rifampicin and Ethambutol, + Pyrazinamide, + Isoniazid)
    Macleods, India
  • Tres (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Ethambutol)
    SANDOZ, Philippines
  • Tritab (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Ethambutol)
    UAP, Philippines
  • Tubocin
    Actavis, Lithuania; Balkanpharma, Bulgaria
  • Wei Bao (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    TangShi Pharmaceutical, China
  • Wei Bao (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Rifampicin)
    TangShi Pharmaceutical, China
  • Wei Fei (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    TangShi Pharmaceutical, China
  • Wei Fu Xin
    Huabang Medical & Chemical, China
  • Yi Bi Fu (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    Hisun, China
  • Yi Nuo Ni Kang (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide, + Ethambutol)
    Hongqi Pharmaceutical, China
  • Yi Ti Bi (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    Huayu Wuxi Pharmaceutical, China
  • Zucox
    GlaxoSmithKline, India
  • Zucox (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Pyrazinamide)
    GlaxoSmithKline, India
  • Zucox Plus (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    GlaxoSmithKline, India
  • Zucox-2 (Rifampicin and Isoniazid)
    Emcure, India
  • Zucox-3 (Rifampicin and Isoniazid, + Ethambutol)
    GlaxoSmithKline, India
  • De Ji Jin Fei Ke
    Huinan Huifa Pharmaceutical, China
  • Eremfat
    Riemser, Germany; Riemser, Malta
  • Rifaldin
    Sanofi Aventis, Spain
  • Rifampicin Labatec
    Labatec Pharma, Switzerland
  • Rimactan
    Sandoz, Switzerland
  • Rimactane
    Sandoz, South Africa

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