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Botulinum A Toxin

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

M03AX01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0093384-43-1

Therapeutic Category

Muscle relaxant, peripherally acting

Chemical Name

Dried preparation containing purified botulinum neurotoxin type A, which may be present in the form of a complex with haemagglutinins and non-toxic proteins. (Ph. Eur.)

Foreign Names

  • Toxinum botulinicum typum A (Latin)
  • Botulinum-Toxin Typ A (German)
  • Botulinique toxine type A (French)
  • Complejo de toxina tipo A de Clostridium botulinum (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • AbobotulinumtoxinA (OS: USAN)
  • Botulinum Toxin Type A (OS: JAN)
  • IncobotulinumtoxinA (OS: USAN)
  • OnabotulinumtoxinA (OS: USAN)
  • AGN 191622 (IS)
  • Botulinum neurotoxin A (IS)
  • Botulinumtoxin A (IS)
  • Botulinus-Toxin A (IS)
  • CBTA (IS)
  • Clostridium botulinum Toxin Typ A (IS)
  • CNT52120 (IS)
  • NT 201 (IS)
  • Oculinum (IS)
  • Onaclostox (IS)
  • UNII-E211KPY694 (IS)
  • Botulinique toxine type A pour prĂ©paration injectable (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Botulinum toxin type A for injection (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Botulinum Toxin Type A for Injection (PH: BP 2018)
  • Botulinum-Toxin Typ A zur Injektion (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Toxinum botulinicum typum A ad iniectabile (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names

  • Antipar
    Lanzhou, Mexico
  • Azzalure
    2care4, Norway; Dr. Fisher Farma, Netherlands; Galderma, Germany; Galderma, Spain; Galderma, Ireland; Galderma, Norway; Galderma Nordic, Denmark; Galderma Nordic, Sweden; Galderma Nordic AB, Finland; Ipsen, Luxembourg; Ipsen Biopharm, Belgium; Ipsen Farmaceutica, Netherlands; Ipsen, Poland; Ipsen, Portugal; Galderma U.K., United Kingdom
  • Azzalure 10 E/0,05 ml
    Ipsen Biopharm, Austria
  • Azzalure 10 U Spedywood/0,05 ml
    Galderma, France
  • Azzalure 125 E
    Future Health Pharma, Switzerland
  • Bocouture
    Merz, Belgium; Merz, Malta; Merz, Netherlands; Merz, Poland; Merz Pharma, Czech Republic; Merz Pharma, Spain; Merz Pharma, France; Merz Pharma, Sweden; Merz Pharma UK, United Kingdom; Merz Pharmaceuticals, Germany; Merz Pharmaceuticals GmbH, Greece
  • Bocouture 100 E
    Merz Pharmaceuticals, Austria
  • Bocouture 50 E
    Haemato Pharm, Austria; Merz Pharma, Switzerland; Merz Pharmaceuticals, Austria
  • Botox
    Allergan, Argentina; Allergan, Australia; Allergan, Belgium; Allergan, Brazil; Allergan, Canada; Allergan, China; Allergan, Colombia; Allergan, Czech Republic; Allergan, Denmark; Allergan, Estonia; Allergan, Egypt; Allergan, Spain; Allergan, Finland; Allergan, France; Allergan, United Kingdom; Allergan, Hong Kong; Allergan, Indonesia; Allergan, Ireland; Allergan, Lithuania; Allergan, Luxembourg; Allergan, Latvia; Allergan, Malta; Allergan, Mexico; Allergan, Malaysia; Allergan, Netherlands; Allergan, Norway; Allergan, New Zealand; Allergan, Oman; Allergan, Philippines; Allergan, Portugal; Allergan, Russian Federation; Allergan, Sweden; Allergan, Slovakia; Allergan, Thailand; Allergan, Tunisia; Allergan, Turkey; Allergan, Taiwan; Allergan, United States; Allergan, South Africa; Allergan Pharmac.-Eir, Italy; Allergan Pharmaceuticals, Poland; Allergan Pharmaceuticals Ireland, Iceland; Allergan Pharmaceuticals Ireland, Serbia; Allergan Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Greece; Allergan Singapore, Singapore; Allergan Singapore, Vietnam; Eureco-Pharma, Netherlands; Ewopharma, Croatia (Hrvatska); GlaxoSmithKline, Japan; Laboratorios Allergan, Chile; Medcor Pharmaceuticals, Netherlands; Orifarm, Netherlands; Originalis, Netherlands
  • Botox 100
    Allergan, Bulgaria; Allergan Israel, Israel; Allergan Pharmaceuticals, Germany
  • Botox 100 Allergan
    Allergan, Hungary
  • Botox 100 Allergan-Einheiten
    Allergan Pharmaceuticals Ireland, Austria; Emra-Med Arzneimittel, Austria; Haemato Pharm, Austria; Orifarm, Austria
  • Botox 100 E Allergan
    Allergan, Switzerland
  • Botox 200
    Allergan, Bulgaria; Allergan Israel, Israel; Allergan Pharmaceuticals, Germany
  • Botox 200 Allergan-Einheiten
    Allergan Pharmaceuticals Ireland, Austria
  • Botox 50
    Allergan, Bulgaria; Allergan Israel, Israel; Allergan Pharmaceuticals, Germany
  • Botox 50 Allergan-Einheiten
    Allergan Pharmaceuticals Ireland, Austria
  • Botox Vista
    Allergan, Japan
  • Botulax
    Hugel, Georgia; Hugel, Thailand
  • Botulift
    Bergamo, Brazil
  • BTXA (Botulinum Toxin Type A)
    LIBP, Hong Kong
  • Dyslor
    Clausen, Uruguay
  • Dysport
    A. Menarini, Philippines; Adeofarma, Lithuania; Beaufour Ipsen, Hong Kong; Dr. Fisher Farma, Netherlands; Eureco-Pharma, Netherlands; Galderma, Argentina; Galderma, Brazil; Gen, Turkey; Ipsen, Australia; Ipsen, Belgium; Ipsen, Denmark; Ipsen, Estonia; Ipsen, Spain; Ipsen, Finland; Ipsen, Georgia; Ipsen, Greece; Ipsen, Ireland; Ipsen, Italy; Ipsen, Luxembourg; Ipsen, Norway; Ipsen, Poland; Ipsen, Portugal; Ipsen, Sweden; Ipsen, Singapore; Ipsen, Slovakia; Ipsen, Thailand; Ipsen, Taiwan; Ipsen Biopharm, Canada; Ipsen Biopharm, United Kingdom; Ipsen Biopharm, Lebanon; Ipsen Biopharm, Macedonia; Ipsen Biopharm, Romania; Ipsen Biopharm, Serbia; Ipsen Biopharma, United States; Ipsen Epe, Cyprus; Ipsen Farmaceutica, Netherlands; Ipsen Pharma, Czech Republic; Ipsen Pharma, France; Ipsen Pharma, Lithuania; Ipsen Pharma, Malaysia; Ipsen Pharma, Tunisia; Ipsen Pharma, Vietnam; Pharmacy Retailing, New Zealand
  • Dysport [+ Albumin]
    Biopharmex, Mexico
  • Dysport 300
    Ipsen Biopharm, Bulgaria; Ipsen Biopharm, Israel
  • Dysport 300 E
    Future Health Pharma, Switzerland; Ipsen, Hungary
  • Dysport 300 Einheiten
    Ipsen Pharma, Germany
  • Dysport 500
    Ipsen Biopharm, Bulgaria; Ipsen Biopharm, Israel
  • Dysport 500 E
    Abacus, Austria; Future Health Pharma, Switzerland; Haemato Pharm, Austria; Ipsen, Hungary; Ipsen Pharma, Austria
  • Dysport 500 Einheiten
    Ipsen Pharma, Germany
  • Lanzox
    Innogene Kalbiotech, Indonesia
  • Magnion 100
    Abbott, Colombia
  • Magnion 200
    Abbott, Colombia
  • Magnion 50
    Abbott, Colombia
  • Meditoxin
    Eisai, South Korea
  • Nabota
    Daewoong, Thailand
  • Reage
    Mediderm, Chile
  • Vistabel
    Allergan, Belgium; Allergan, Czech Republic; Allergan, Denmark; Allergan, Estonia; Allergan, Spain; Allergan, Finland; Allergan, France; Allergan, United Kingdom; Allergan, Ireland; Allergan, Lithuania; Allergan, Malta; Allergan, Netherlands; Allergan, Norway; Allergan, Portugal; Allergan, Romania; Allergan, Sweden; Allergan, Slovakia; Allergan Pharmaceuticals, Cyprus; Allergan Pharmaceuticals, Poland; Allergan Pharmaceuticals Ireland, Iceland; Allergan Pharmaceuticals Ireland, Serbia; Allergan Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Greece; Ewopharma, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Vistabel 100E
    Allergan, Switzerland
  • Vistabel 4 Allergan egyseg/0.1 ml
    Allergan, Hungary
  • Vistabel 4 Allergan-Einheiten
    Allergan Pharmaceuticals, Germany
  • Vistabel 4UI/0.1ml
    Allergan, Luxembourg
  • Vistabex
    Allergan, Italy
  • Xeomeen
    Darier, Mexico; Merz, Belgium
  • Xeomin
    Biolab Sanus FarmacĂȘutica, Brazil; Desitin, Denmark; Desitin Pharma, Slovakia; Medis Adria, Croatia (Hrvatska); Merz, Australia; Merz, Bulgaria; Merz, Estonia; Merz, Hong Kong; Merz, Ireland; Merz, Lithuania; Merz, Latvia; Merz, Malta; Merz, Netherlands; Merz, Norway; Merz, Poland; Merz, Portugal; Merz, United States; Merz Asia Pacific, Singapore; Merz Pharma, Canada; Merz Pharma, Czech Republic; Merz Pharma, Spain; Merz Pharma, France; Merz Pharma Italia, Italy; Merz Pharma UK, United Kingdom; Merz Pharmaceuticals, Iceland; Merz Pharmaceuticals, Romania; Merz Pharmaceuticals, Slovenia; Orifarm, Norway; Orion Pharma, Finland; Orion Pharma, Sweden
  • Xeomin 100 E
    Merz Pharma, Switzerland
  • Xeomin 100 Einheiten
    Abacus, Austria; Haemato Pharm, Austria; Merz Pharmaceuticals, Austria; Merz Pharmaceuticals, Germany; Orifarm, Austria
  • Xeomin 200 Einheiten
    Merz Pharmaceuticals, Austria; Merz Pharmaceuticals, Germany
  • Xeomin 50 E
    Merz Pharma, Switzerland
  • Xeomin 50 Einheiten
    Merz Pharmaceuticals, Germany
  • Zentox
    Hugel, Thailand

Glossary

TermDefinition
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Ph. Eur.European Pharmacopoeia
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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