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Aminocaproic Acid

In the US, Aminocaproic Acid (aminocaproic acid systemic) is a member of the drug class miscellaneous coagulation modifiers and is used to treat Fibrinolytic Bleeding.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

B02AA01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000060-32-2

Chemical Formula

C6-H13-N-O2

Molecular Weight

131

Therapeutic Category

Hemostatic agent: Antifibrinolytic

Chemical Name

6-Aminohexanoic acid (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Acidum Aminocaproicum (Latin)
  • Aminocapronsäure (German)
  • Acide aminocaproïque (French)
  • Ácido aminocapróico (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • ε-Aminocaproic Acid (OS: JAN)
  • Acide aminocaproïque (OS: DCF)
  • Aminocaproic Acid (OS: BAN, USAN)
  • CL 10304 (IS)
  • CY 116 (IS)
  • Eaca (IS)
  • JD 177 (IS)
  • Acidum aminocaproicum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Aminocaproic Acid (PH: BP 2016, USP 38)
  • Aminocaproic acid (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Aminocaproique (acide) (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Aminocapronsäure (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
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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