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Apramycin

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0037321-09-8

Chemical Formula

C21-H41-N5-O11

Molecular Weight

539

Therapeutic Category

Antibacterial: Aminoglycoside

Chemical Name

4-O-[3α-Amino-6α-[(4-amino-4-deoxy-α-D-glucopyranosyl)oxyl]-2,3,4,4aβ,6,7,8,8aα-octahydro-8β-hydroxy-7β-(metylamino)pyrano[3,2-b]pyran-2α-yl]-2-deoxy-D-streptamine (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Apramycinum (Latin)
  • Apramycin (German)
  • Apramycine (French)
  • Apramicina (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Apralan (veterinary use)
    Elanco Animal Health, Australia; Eli Lilly and Company, United Kingdom
  • Apravet (veterinary use)
    Huvepharma, Belgium
  • Apralan (veterinary use)
    Elanco, Germany; Elanco Animal Health, Australia; Elanco Animal Health, Ireland; Elanco Animal Health, United States; Eli Lilly and Company, United Kingdom; Eli Lilly Benelux, Belgium; Lilly Vet, France; Lilly-Elanco, Italy
  • Apramicina (veterinary use)
    Vetoquinol, Italy
  • Apramycin (veterinary use)
    aniMedica, Germany
  • Aprapharm (veterinary use)
    Bayer Australia Ltd Animal Health, Australia
  • Apravet (veterinary use)
    Huvepharma, United Kingdom; Huvepharma, Ireland
  • Concentrat VO 57 Apramycine (veterinary use)
    Sogeval, France

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
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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