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Bemiparin Sodium



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Categories

Anticoagulant agent

Heparin, low molecular weight - LMWH

Chemical Name

Sodium salt of depolymerized heparin obtained by alkaline degradation of quaternary ammonium salt of heparin from pork intestinal mucosa; the majority of the components have a 2-O-sulfo-4-enepyranosuronic acid structure at the non-reducing end and a 2-N.6-O-disulfo-D-glucosamine structure at the reducing end of their chain; the average relative molecular mass is about 3600 (3000 to 4200); the degree of sulfatation is about 2 per disaccharidic unit. (WHO )

Foreign Names

  • Bemiparinum natricum (Latin)
  • Bemiparin natrium (German)
  • Bemiparine sodique (French)
  • Bemiparina sodica (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Ardeparin Sodium (OS: USAN)
  • Bemiparin Sodium (OS: BAN)
  • Heparin, low-molecular-weight, second generation (IS)
  • UNII-N3927D01PB (IS)

Brand Names

  • Badyket
    Menarini, Costa Rica; Menarini, Dominican Republic; Menarini, Guatemala; Menarini, Honduras; Menarini, Nicaragua; Menarini, Panama; Menarini, El Salvador
  • Entervit
    Gineladius, Spain
  • Hepadrem
    Rovi, Spain
  • Heporax
    UCB de Mexico, Mexico
  • Hibor
    Dem Ilac, Turkey; Gobbi-Novag, Argentina; Hikma, Oman; Rovi, Spain
  • Ivor
    Sigma-Tau Industrie Farmaceutiche Riunite, Italy; Vianex, Greece
  • Ivor 25.000 IE Anti-Xa/ml
    Gineladius, Austria
  • Ivor 2500 IE Anti-Xa/0,2 ml
    Frosst Iberica, Austria
  • Ivor 3500 IE Anti-Xa/0,2 ml
    Frosst Iberica, Austria
  • Ivormax
    Vianex, Greece
  • Phivor
    Frosst Ibérica, Spain
  • Zibor
    A. Menarini, Estonia; Frosst Iberica, Poland; Frosst Ibérica, Romania; Ilsung, South Korea; Menarini, Czech Republic; Menarini, Lithuania; Menarini, Latvia; Rovi, Bulgaria; Rovi, Georgia
  • Zibor 2500 NE anti Xa/0.2 ml
    Frosst Iberica, Hungary
  • Zibor 3500 NE anti Xa/0.2 ml
    Frosst Iberica, Hungary


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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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