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Bivalirudin

In the US, Bivalirudin (bivalirudin systemic) is a member of the drug class thrombin inhibitors and is used to treat Angina and Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

B01AE06

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0128270-60-0

Chemical Formula

C98-H138-N24-O33

Molecular Weight

2180

Therapeutic Category

Anticoagulant agent: Direct thrombin inhibitor

Chemical Names

D-Phenylalanyl-L-prolyl-L-arginyl-L-prolylglycylglycylglycylglycyl-L-asparaginylglycyl-L-calpha-aspartyl-L-phenylalanyl-L-alpha-glutamyl-L-alpha-glutamyl-L-isoleucyl-L-prolyl-L-alpha-glutamyl-L-alpha-glutamyl-L-tyrosyl-L-leucine (WHO)

H-D-Phe-Pro-Arg-Pro-Gly-Gly-Gly-Gly-Asn-Gly-Asp-Phe-Glu-Glu-Ile-Pro-Glu-Glu-Tyr-Leu-OH (WHO)

L-Leucine, D-phenylalanyl-L-prolyl-L-arginyl-L-prolylglycylglycylglycylglycyl-L-asparaginylglycyl-L-alpha-aspartyl-L-phenylalanyl-L-alpha-glutamyl-L-alpha-glutamyl-L-isoleucyl-L-prolyl-L-alpha-glutamyl-L-alpha-glutamyl-L-tyrosyl- (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Bivalirudinum (Latin)
  • Bivalirudin (German)
  • Bivalirudine (French)
  • Bivalirudina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Bivalirudin (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • Bivalirudine (OS: DCF)
  • BG 8967 (IS)
  • UNII-TN9BEX005G (IS)

Brand Names

  • Angiomax
    Bagó, Argentina; Laboratorio Ferrer Chile, Chile; Medicines Company, Israel; Sunovion Pharmaceuticals, Canada; The Medicines Company, United States
  • Angiox
    Ferrer Internacional, Spain; The Medicines Co.-UK, Italy; The Medicines Company, Austria; The Medicines Company, Belgium; The Medicines Company, Germany; The Medicines Company, Denmark; The Medicines Company, Finland; The Medicines Company, Greece; The Medicines Company, Ireland; The Medicines Company, Iceland; The Medicines Company, Lithuania; The Medicines Company, Norway; The Medicines Company, Poland; The Medicines Company, Sweden; The Medicines Company UK, Cyprus; The Medicines Company UK, United Kingdom
  • Bivasave
    AHPL, India
  • Angiomax
    Healthcare Logistics, New Zealand
  • Angiox
    The Medicines Company, Switzerland

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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