In the US, Ticagrelor (ticagrelor systemic) is a member of the drug class platelet aggregation inhibitors and is used to treat Acute Coronary Syndrome.

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Therapeutic Category

Antiplatelet agent inhibiting adenosine diphosphate-mediated platelet aggregation

Chemical Names

(1S,2S,3R,5S)-3-(7-((1R,2S)-2-(3,4-Difluorophenyl)cyclopropylamino)-5-(propylthio)-3H-[1,2,3]triazolo[4,5-d]pyrimidin-3-yl)-5-(2-hydroxyethoxy)cyclopentane-1,2-diol (USAN)

(1S,2S,3R,5S)-3-(7-{[(1R,2S)-2-(3,4-difluorophenyl)cyclopropyl]amino}-5-(propylsulfanyl)-3H-[1,2,3]triazolo[4,5-d]pyrimidin-3-yl)-5-(2-hydroxyethoxy)cyclopentane-1,2-diol (WHO)

1,2-Cyclopentanediol, 3-[7-[[(1R,2S)-2-(3,4-difluorophenyl)cyclopropyl]amino]-5-(propylthio)-3H-1,2,3-triazolo[4,5-d]pyrimidin-3-yl]-5-(2-hydroxyethoxy)-, (1S,2S,3R,5S)- (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Ticagrelorum (Latin)
  • Ticagrelor (German)
  • Ticagrélor (French)
  • Ticagrelor (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Ticagrelor (OS: BAN)
  • AR-C126532XX (IS)
  • AZD6140 (IS)
  • UNII-GLH0314RVC (IS)

Brand Names

  • Brilinta
    AstraZeneca, Canada; AstraZeneca, United States
  • Brilique
    AstraZeneca, Switzerland; AstraZeneca, Germany; AstraZeneca, France; AstraZeneca, Sweden; AstraZeneca, Austria; AstraZeneca, Bosnia & Herzegowina; AstraZeneca, Spain; AstraZeneca, United Kingdom; AstraZeneca, Netherlands; AstraZeneca, Norway
  • Possia
    AstraZeneca, Netherlands

International Drug Name Search


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