Tiludronic Acid

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

M05BA05

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0089987-06-4

Chemical Formula

C7-H9-Cl-O6-P2-S

Molecular Weight

318

Therapeutic Categories

Bisphosphonate

Bone resorption inhibitor

Treatment of Paget's disease

Treatment of lameness in animals

Chemical Name

Phosphonic acid, [[(4-chlorophenyl)thio]methylene]bis-

Foreign Names

  • Acidum tiludronicum (Latin)
  • Tiludronsäure (German)
  • Acide tiludronique (French)
  • Acido tiludronico (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Equidronate (veterinary use)
    Ceva Animal Health, United Kingdom
  • Skelid
    Hospira, Australia; Sanofi Aventis, Spain; Sanofi-Aventis, Belgium; Sanofi-Aventis, Germany; Sanofi-Aventis, France; Sanofi-Aventis, United Kingdom; Sanofi-Aventis, Hungary; Sanofi-Aventis, Netherlands
  • Tildren (veterinary use)
    Ceva, Austria; Ceva, France; Ceva, Netherlands; Ceva, Norway; Ceva Animal Health, South Africa; CEVA Santé Animale, Luxembourg; Nature Vet, Australia; Vetem, Italy

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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