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Voriconazole

In the US, Voriconazole (voriconazole systemic) is a member of the drug class azole antifungals and is used to treat Aspergillosis - Invasive, Blastomycosis, Candidemia, 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-metyl-alpha-(1H-1,2,4-triazol-1-ylmetyl)-4-pyrimidineetanol (WHO)

Foreign Names

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

Generic Names

  • Voriconazole (OS: BAN, USAN, JAN)
  • DRG 0301 (IS)
  • UK 109496 (IS)
  • Voriconazol (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Voriconazole (PH: BP 2015, Ph. Eur. 8, USP 37)
  • Voriconazolum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Pinup
    Genetech, China
  • Vfend
    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, Egypt; Pfizer, Spain; Pfizer, United Kingdom; Pfizer, Georgia; Pfizer, Greece; Pfizer, Hong Kong; Pfizer, Croatia (Hrvatska); Pfizer, Hungary; Pfizer, Indonesia; Pfizer, Ireland; Pfizer, Israel; Pfizer, Iceland; Pfizer, South Korea; Pfizer, Lithuania; Pfizer, Latvia; Pfizer, Mexico; Pfizer, Malaysia; Pfizer, Netherlands; Pfizer, Norway; Pfizer, New Zealand; Pfizer, Philippines; Pfizer, Romania; Pfizer, Serbia; Pfizer, Sweden; Pfizer, Singapore; Pfizer, Slovenia; Pfizer, Slovakia; Pfizer, Thailand; Pfizer, Tunisia; Pfizer, Turkey; Pfizer, Taiwan; Pfizer, South Africa; Pfizer Italia, Italy; Pfizer Japan, Japan; Roerig, United States
  • VFEND
    Pfizer, Germany
  • Vhope
    Torrent, India
  • Voriconazol AET
    Alfred E. Tiefenbacher, Netherlands
  • Voriconazole Sandoz
    Salutas Pharma, Bulgaria; Sandoz, Switzerland
  • Voriconazole Synthon
    Synthon, Bulgaria
  • Voriconazole Teva
    Teva, Israel; Teva, Malta
  • Voriconazol-Mepha
    Mepha Pharma, Switzerland
  • Voritek
    Cipla, India
  • Voriz
    Celon, India
  • Vosicaz
    Glenmark, India

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
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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