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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Category

Hemostatic agent

Chemical Name

A thrombinlike enzyme obtained from the venom of the serpent Bothrops atrox[WHO ]

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • Batroxobin (OS: JAN)
  • Batroxobina (OS: DCIT)
  • Batroxobine (OS: DCF)
  • $IBothrops atrox$R serine proteinase (IS)
  • Bothrops venom proteinase (IS)
  • Botropase (IS)
  • Defibrase (IS)
  • DF-521 (IS)
  • UNII-47RYF40GA9 (IS)
  • Hemocoagulase (OS: JAN)
  • Heptocoagulase (IS)
  • Peptocoagulase (IS)
  • Plasmacoagulase (IS)
  • Reptilase (IS)
  • RP-093 (IS)
  • Staphylocoagulase (IS)
  • Thrombin coagulase (IS)

Brand Names


DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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