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Cangrelor

In the US, Cangrelor (cangrelor systemic) is a member of the drug class platelet aggregation inhibitors and is used to treat Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

B01AC25

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0163706-06-7

Chemical Formula

C17-H25-Cl2-F3-N5-O12-P3-S2

Molecular Weight

776

Therapeutic Categories

Purine antagonist

Antiplatelet agent inhibiting adenosine diphosphate-mediated platelet aggregation

Chemical Name

N-[2-(methylthio)ethyl]-2-[(3,3,3-trifluoropropyl)thio]-5'-adenylic acid,monoanhydride with (dichloromethylene)diphosphonic acid (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Cangrelorum (Latin)
  • Cangrelor (German)
  • CangrĂ©lor (French)
  • Cangrelor (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Cangrelor (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • AR-C69931XX (IS)
  • UNII-6AQ1Y404U7 (IS)
  • Cangrelor Tetrasodium (OS: USAN)
  • AR-C69931MX (IS)
  • Cangrelor tetranatrium (IS)
  • UNII-2144G00Y7W (IS)

Brand Names

  • Kengreal
    The Medicines Company, United States
  • Kengrexal
    The Medicines Company, Germany; The Medicines Company, Ireland; The Medicines Company UK, United Kingdom; The Medicines Company, Switzerland

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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