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Ataluren

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

M09AX03

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0775304-57-9

Chemical Formula

C15-H9-F-N2-O3

Molecular Weight

284

Therapeutic Category

Agent for treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Chemical Name

3-[5-(2-fluorophenyl)-1,2,4-oxadiazol-3-yl]benzoic acid (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Atalurenum (Latin)
  • Ataluren (German)
  • Ataluren (French)
  • Atalureno (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Ataluren (OS: USAN)
  • PTC124 (IS)
  • UNII-K16AME9I3V (IS)

Brand Names

  • Translarna
    PTC, Germany; PTC, France; PTC, United Kingdom; PTC Therapeutics, Poland

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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