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Becaplermin

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

D03AX,D03AX06

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0165101-51-9

Chemical Formula

C1064-H1720-N324-O304-S18

Therapeutic Categories

Cicatrizant

Platelet Derived Growth Factor (PDGF)

Chemical Name

Recombinant human platelet-derived growth factor B (WHO )

Foreign Names

  • Becaplerminum (Latin)
  • Becaplermin (German)
  • Bécaplermine (French)
  • Becaplermina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Becaplermin (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • Bécaplermine (OS: DCF)
  • Recombinant human platelet-derived growth factor B (IS: WHO)
  • rhPDGF-BB (IS)
  • RWJ 60235 (IS: Chiron)
  • UNII-1B56C968OA (IS)

Brand Names

  • Becaplex
    Benta, Lebanon
  • Regranex
    Janssen-Cilag, Lithuania; Janssen-Cilag, Portugal; Laboratorios Dr. Esteve, Spain; Smith & Nephew, United States
  • Regrel
    Mega Lifesciences, Myanmar

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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