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Apixaban

In the US, Apixaban (apixaban systemic) is a member of the drug class factor Xa inhibitors and is used to treat Deep Vein Thrombosis, Deep Vein Thrombosis Prophylaxis after Hip Replacement Surgery, Deep Vein Thrombosis Prophylaxis after Knee Replacement Surgery, Deep Vein Thrombosis - Prophylaxis, Prevention of Thromboembolism in Atrial Fibrillation, Pulmonary Embolism, Thromboembolic Stroke Prophylaxis and Venous Thromboembolism.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

B01AF02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0503612-47-3

Chemical Formula

C25-H25-N5-O4

Molecular Weight

459

Therapeutic Category

Anticoagulant agent: Direct, selective inhibitor of blood-coagulation factor Xa

Chemical Name

1-(4-Metoxyphenyl)-7-oxo-6-[4-(2-oxopiperidin-1-yl)phenyl]-4,5,6,7-tetrahydro-1H-pyrazolo[3,4-c]pyridine-3-carboxamide (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Apixabanum (Latin)
  • Apixaban (German)
  • Apixaban (French)
  • Apixabán (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Apixaban (OS: USAN, JAN, BAN)
  • BMS-562247-01 (IS)
  • UNII-3Z9Y7UWC1J (IS)

Brand Names

  • Elicuis
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, Mexico
  • Eliquis
    Bristol Myers Squibb, Chile; Bristol Myers Squibb, Spain; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Australia; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Belgium; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Canada; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Switzerland; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Czech Republic; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Germany; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Denmark; Bristol-Myers Squibb, France; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Georgia; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Hungary; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Ireland; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Israel; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Iceland; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Italy; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Japan; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Norway; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Poland; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Portugal; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Romania; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Russian Federation; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Sweden; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Singapore; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Slovenia; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Slovakia; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Thailand; Bristol-Myers Squibb, United States; Bristol-Myers Squibb Pharma Eeig UK, Cyprus; Bristol-Myers Squibb/Pfizer, Austria; Bristol-Myers Squibb/Pfizer, United Kingdom; Pfizer, Canada; Pfizer, Germany; Pfizer, Hong Kong; Pfizer, Croatia (Hrvatska); Pfizer, Indonesia; Pfizer, Malaysia; Pfizer, New Zealand; Pfizer Luxembourg, Bosnia & Herzegowina

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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