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Sitagliptin

In the US, Sitagliptin (sitagliptin systemic) is a member of the drug class dipeptidyl peptidase 4 inhibitors and is used to treat Diabetes, Type 2.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

A10BH01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0486460-32-6

Chemical Formula

C16-H15-F6-N5-O

Molecular Weight

407

Therapeutic Category

Oral antidiabetic agent: Dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4) inhibitor, gliptin

Chemical Names

(R)-3-Amino-1-[3-(trifluormetyl)-5,6,7,8-tetrahydro[1,2,4]triazol[4,3-a]pyrazin-7-yl]-4-(2,4,5-trifluorphenyl)butan-1-on (IUPAC)

(3R)-3-Amino-1-[3-(trifluorometyl)-5,6,7,8-tetrahydro-5H-[1,2,4]triazolo[4,3-a]pyrazin-7-yl]-4-(2,4,5-trifluorophenyl)butan-1-one (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Sitagliptinum (Latin)
  • Sitagliptin (German)
  • Sitagliptine (French)
  • Sitagliptina (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Glipita
    Beximco, Bangladesh
  • Janmet (Sitagliptin and Metformin)
    Acme, Bangladesh
  • Janumet (Sitagliptin and Metformin)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Colombia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Ecuador; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Georgia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Hong Kong; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Indonesia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Lebanon; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Latvia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Malaysia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Singapore; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Tunisia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Taiwan; MSD, Argentina; MSD, Egypt; MSD, Peru; MSD, Thailand; MSD Merck Sharp & Dohme, Turkey
  • Janumet XR (Sitagliptin and Metformin)
    Merck, United States; MSD, Switzerland
  • Januvia
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Colombia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Georgia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Hong Kong; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Indonesia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Lebanon; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Slovenia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Tunisia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Vietnam; MSD, Denmark; MSD, Egypt; MSD, India; MSD, Peru; MSD Merck Sharp & Dohme, Turkey
  • Janvia
    Acme, Bangladesh
  • Juvisync (Sitagliptin and Simvastatin)
    Merck, United States
  • Ristaben
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Lithuania
  • Ristfor (Sitagliptin and Metformin)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Lithuania
  • Siglimet (Sitagliptin and Metformin)
    Square, Bangladesh
  • Siglita
    Square, Bangladesh
  • Sitagil
    Incepta, Bangladesh
  • Sitamet (Sitagliptin and Metformin)
    Renata, Bangladesh
  • Sitar-M (Sitagliptin and Metformin)
    Olcare Laboratories, India
  • Sliptin
    Drug International, Bangladesh
  • Sliptin-M (Sitagliptin and Metformin)
    Drug International, Bangladesh
  • Januet XR (Sitagliptin and Metformin)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Israel
  • Janumet (Sitagliptin and Metformin)
    Merck, Canada; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Mexico; MSD, Costa Rica; MSD, Dominican Republic; MSD, Guatemala; MSD, Honduras; MSD, Nicaragua; MSD, Panama; MSD, El Salvador
  • Januvia
    Merck, Canada; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Ecuador; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Malaysia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Singapore; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Taiwan; MSD, Costa Rica; MSD, Dominican Republic; MSD, Guatemala; MSD, Honduras; MSD, Nicaragua; MSD, Panama; MSD, El Salvador; MSD, Thailand
  • Tesavel
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Czech Republic
  • Velmetia (Sitagliptin and Metformin)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Czech Republic
  • Xelevia
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Greece; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Philippines
  • Efficib (Sitagliptin and Metformin)
    Addenda Pharma, Italy; Almirall, Spain; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Czech Republic; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Croatia (Hrvatska); Merck Sharp & Dohme, Lithuania; MSD, Netherlands; Tecnifar, Portugal
  • Glactiv
    Ono Yakuhin, Japan
  • Januet (Sitagliptin and Metformin)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Israel
  • Janumet (Sitagliptin and Metformin)
    Frosst-Iberica, Serbia; Merck, United States; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Austria; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Australia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Belgium; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Chile; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Czech Republic; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Spain; Merck Sharp & Dohme, United Kingdom; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Greece; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Croatia (Hrvatska); Merck Sharp & Dohme, Ireland; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Iceland; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Lithuania; Merck Sharp & Dohme, New Zealand; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Philippines; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Portugal; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Romania; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Slovenia; Merck Sharp & Dohme-Chibret, France; MSD, Switzerland; MSD, Denmark; MSD, Finland; MSD, Netherlands; MSD, Norway; MSD, Sweden; MSD Italia, Italy; MSD Merck Sharp & Dohme, Germany; MSD Pharma, Hungary
  • Januvia
    Farmagon, Norway; Merck, United States; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Austria; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Australia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Belgium; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Brazil; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Chile; Merck Sharp & Dohme, China; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Czech Republic; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Spain; Merck Sharp & Dohme, United Kingdom; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Greece; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Croatia (Hrvatska); Merck Sharp & Dohme, Ireland; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Israel; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Iceland; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Japan; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Lithuania; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Latvia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Mexico; Merck Sharp & Dohme, New Zealand; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Philippines; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Portugal; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Romania; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Serbia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Trinidad & Tobago; Merck Sharp & Dohme-Chibret, France; MSD, Argentina; MSD, Switzerland; MSD, Finland; MSD, Netherlands; MSD, Norway; MSD, Sweden; MSD Italia, Italy; MSD Pharma, Hungary
  • JANUVIA
    MSD Merck Sharp & Dohme, Germany
  • Jznumet (Sitagliptin and Metformin)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Greece
  • Ristaben
    Faes, Spain; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Portugal
  • Ristfor (Sitagliptin and Metformin)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Spain; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Portugal; MSD, Netherlands
  • Tesavel
    Almirall, Spain; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Croatia (Hrvatska); Merck Sharp & Dohme, Italy; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Lithuania; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Portugal; MSD, Netherlands
  • Velmetia (Sitagliptin and Metformin)
    Ferrer Farma, Spain; Gentili, Italy; Menarini, Switzerland; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Austria; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Lithuania; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Philippines; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Portugal; MSD, Netherlands; MSD Pharma, Hungary; Orion Pharma, Finland; Pierre Fabre M├ędicament, France; Berlin-Chemie, Germany
  • Xelevia
    Berlin-Chemie, Germany; Ferrer Farma, Spain; Gentili, Italy; Menarini, Switzerland; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Lithuania; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Portugal; MSD, Netherlands; MSD Pharma, Hungary; Orion Pharma, Finland; Pierre Fabre M├ędicament, France

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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