Voriconazole

In the US, Voriconazole (voriconazole systemic) is a member of the drug class azole antifungals and is used to treat Aspergillosis - Invasive, Blastomycosis, Candida Infections - Systemic, Coccidioidomycosis - Meningitis, Cutaneous Fungal Infection, Esophageal Candidiasis, Eumycetoma, Fungal Infection - Internal and Disseminated, Fungal Meningitis, Fungal Pneumonia, Fusariosis, Ocular Fungal Infection, Pseudoallescheriosis and Systemic Fungal Infection.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

J02AC03

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0137234-62-9

Chemical Formula

C16-H14-F3-N5-O

Molecular Weight

349

Therapeutic Category

Antifungal agent

Chemical Names

(2R,3S)-2-(2,4-Difluorphenyl)-3-(5-fluorpyrimidin-4-yl)-1-(1H-1,2,4-triazol-1-yl)butan-2-ol (BAN)

(alphaR,betaS)-alpha-(2,4-Difluorophenyl)-5-fluoro-beta-methyl-alpha-(1H-1,2,4-triazol-1-ylmethyl)-4-pyrimidineethanol (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Voriconazolum (Latin)
  • Voriconazol (German)
  • Voriconazole (French)
  • Voriconazol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Voriconazole (OS: BAN, USAN)
  • DRG 0301 (IS)
  • UK 109496 (IS)
  • Voriconazol (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Voriconazole (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Voriconazolum (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

  • Pinup
    Genetech, China
  • VFEND
    Pfizer, Germany
  • Vfend D.A.C.
    DAC, Iceland
  • Vfend
    Heinrich Mack Nachf., Russian Federation; Heinrich Mack Nachf. GmbH & Co. KG, Georgia; Pfizer, Argentina; Pfizer, Australia; Pfizer, Belgium; Pfizer, Canada; Pfizer, Switzerland; Pfizer, Chile; Pfizer, China; Pfizer, Colombia; Pfizer, Czech Republic; Pfizer, Denmark; Pfizer, Ecuador; Pfizer, Spain; Pfizer, Finland; Pfizer, France; Pfizer, United Kingdom; Pfizer, Georgia; Pfizer, Greece; Pfizer, Hong Kong; Pfizer, Croatia (Hrvatska); Pfizer, Hungary; Pfizer, Indonesia; Pfizer, Ireland; Pfizer, Israel; Pfizer, Iceland; Pfizer, Japan; Pfizer, South Korea; Pfizer, Lithuania; Pfizer, Latvia; Pfizer, Mexico; Pfizer, Malaysia; Pfizer, Netherlands; Pfizer, Norway; Pfizer, New Zealand; Pfizer, Peru; Pfizer, Philippines; Pfizer, Poland; Pfizer, Portugal; Pfizer, Romania; Pfizer, Serbia; Pfizer, Russian Federation; Pfizer, Sweden; Pfizer, Singapore; Pfizer, Slovenia; Pfizer, Slovakia; Pfizer, Thailand; Pfizer, Tunisia; Pfizer, Turkey; Pfizer, Taiwan; Pfizer, United States; Pfizer, South Africa; Pfizer Italia, Italy; Pfizer Limited, Austria
  • Vorcum
    Pfizer, Venezuela
  • Voriconazole Matrix
    Matrix, United States
  • Voriconazole Sandoz
    Sandoz, United States
  • Voriconazole Teva
    Teva, United States
  • Voriz
    Celon, India

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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