Urokinase

In the US, Urokinase (urokinase systemic) is a member of the drug class thrombolytics and is used to treat Deep Vein Thrombosis, Heart Attack, Pulmonary Embolism and Thrombotic/Thromboembolic Disorder.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

B01AD04

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0009039-53-6

Chemical Formula

C1376-H2145-N383-O406-S18

Molecular Weight

31126

Therapeutic Category

Anticoagulant agent: Fibrinolytic enzyme

Chemical Names

A plasminogen activator isolated from human sources (WHO)

Human urokinase (IUPAC)

Foreign Names

  • Urokinasum (Latin)
  • Urokinase (German)
  • Urokinase (French)
  • Uroquinasa (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Urochinasi (OS: DCIT)
  • Urokinase (OS: BAN, USAN, JAN, DCF)
  • Urokinase (PH: BP 2011, JP XV, Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Urokinasum (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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