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In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Analogue of oxytocin

Oxytocic agent

Chemical Name

1-Butyric acid-2-[3-(p-metoxyphenyl)-L-alanine]oxytocin

Foreign Names

  • Carbetocinum (Latin)
  • Carbetocin (German)
  • Carbetocine (French)
  • Carbetocina (Spanish)

Generic Name

  • Carbetocin (OS: BAN)

Brand Names

  • Carbetocin Pharmidea
    PharmIdea, Estonia
  • Carbetocina Gp-Pharm
    GP Pharm, Spain
  • Decomoton [veterinary use]
    Calier Polska, Poland
  • Depotocin [veterinary use]
    Veyx Pharma, Germany; WDT, Germany
  • Depotocin voor runderen en varkens [veterinary use]
    Veyx-Pharma, Netherlands
  • Duratobal
    Ferring, Spain
  • Duratocin
    Biopas, Peru; Ferring, Argentina; Ferring, Australia; Ferring, Canada; Ferring, China; Ferring, Czech Republic; Ferring, Hong Kong; Ferring, Italy; Ferring, Malaysia; Ferring, Philippines; Ferring, Thailand; Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Singapore; Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Vietnam; Gador, Uruguay; Pharmaco, New Zealand
  • Hanlim Carbetocin
    Hanlim, South Korea
  • Hypophysin [veterinary use]
    Veyx, Estonia
  • Hypophysin LA [veterinary use]
    Veyx Pharma, Belgium; Veyx Pharma, United Kingdom; Veyx-Pharma, Ireland; Veyx-Pharma, Italy; Veyx-Pharma, Netherlands; Veyx-Pharma, Poland
  • Lonactene
    Ferring, Mexico
  • LongActon [veterinary use]
    IDT Biologika, Germany; VetCom-pharma, Belgium; Vetochas, Germany; Vital, Switzerland
  • LongActon 0,07 mg/ml für Rinder und Schweine [veterinary use]
    VetCom-pharma GmbH, Austria
  • LongActon 0.07 mg/ml voor rundvee en varkens [veterinary use]
    VetCom-Pharma, Netherlands
  • Pabal
    Ferring, Belgium; Ferring, Germany; Ferring, Denmark; Ferring, Egypt; Ferring, Finland; Ferring, France; Ferring, Georgia; Ferring, Greece; Ferring, Lithuania; Ferring, Netherlands; Ferring, Norway; Ferring, Poland; Ferring, Portugal; Ferring, Romania; Ferring, Sweden; Ferring, Slovakia; Ferring, Turkey; Ferring, South Africa; Ferring GmbH, Estonia; Ferring Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom
  • PABAL 100 Mikrogramm/ml
    Ferring, Oman
  • Pabal 100µg
    Ferring Arzneimittel, Austria
  • Pabal 100mcg/ml
    Ferring, Switzerland; Ferring, Luxembourg
  • Reprocine [veterinary use]
    VetCom-pharma, Ireland; Vetoquinol, France; Vetoquinol, Netherlands; Vetoquinol UK Ltd, United Kingdom


BANBritish Approved Name
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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