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Choriogonadotropin Alfa

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

G03GA08

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0177073-44-8

Chemical Formula

C437-H682-N122-O134-S13 (α-subunit); C668-H1090-N196-O203-S13(β-subunit)

Therapeutic Category

Recombinant extrapituitary gonadotropin with LH action

Chemical Name

Recombinant human chorionic gonadotropin (protein moiety reduced), glycoform α. Complex with α-subunit (human α-subunit protein moiety reduced) and β-subunit (human β-subunit protein moiety reduced)

Foreign Names

  • Choriogonadotropinum alfa (Latin)
  • Choriogonadotropin alfa (German)
  • Choriogonadotropine alfa (French)
  • Coriogonadotropina alfa (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Choriomon
    IBSA Institut Biochimique, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Ovidrel
    EMD Serono, Canada; EMD Serono, United States; Healthcare Logistics, New Zealand; Merck, Chile; Merck, Hong Kong; Merck, Indonesia; Merck, South Korea; Merck, Mexico; Merck, Philippines; Merck Serono, Argentina; Merck Serono, Australia; Merck Serono, China; Merck Serono, Malaysia
  • Ovitrelle
    Merck, Belgium; Merck, Switzerland; Merck, Finland; Merck, Georgia; Merck, Croatia (Hrvatska); Merck, Hungary; Merck, Netherlands; Merck, Serbia; Merck, Sweden; Merck, Slovakia; Merck, Turkey; Merck, South Africa; Merck KGaA, Vietnam; Merck S.L., Spain; Merck Sereno, Latvia; Merck Serono, Austria; Merck Serono, Czech Republic; Merck Serono, Germany; Merck Serono, Denmark; Merck Serono, France; Merck Serono, United Kingdom; Merck Serono, Ireland; Merck Serono, Israel; Merck Serono, Iceland; Merck Serono, Italy; Merck Serono, Norway; Merck Serono, Poland; Merck Serono, Portugal; Serono, Greece; Serono, Lebanon

International Drug Name Search

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

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