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Cilastatin

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0082009-34-5

Chemical Formula

C16-H26-N2-O5-S

Molecular Weight

358

Therapeutic Category

Inhibitor of dehydropeptidase I (inhibits the metabolism of imipenem in the kidney)

Chemical Name

2-Heptenoic acid, 7-[(2-amino-2-carboxyetyl)tio]-2-[[(2,2-dimetylcyclopropyl)carbonyl]amino]-, [R-[R*,S*-(Z)]]-

Foreign Names

  • Cilastatinum (Latin)
  • Cilastatin (German)
  • Cilastatine (French)
  • Cilastatina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Cilastatin (OS: BAN)
  • Cilastatin Sodium (OS: JAN, USAN, BANM)
  • MK 791 (IS: Merck)
  • Cilastatin Sodium (PH: BP 2016, JP XVI, USP 38)
  • Cilastatin sodium (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Cilastatine sodique (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Cilastatin-Natrium (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Cilastatinum natricum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

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Glossary

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

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