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Cisplatin

In the US, Cisplatin (cisplatin systemic) is a member of the drug class alkylating agents and is used to treat Bladder Cancer, Blood Cell Transplantation, Bone Marrow Transplantation, Brain Tumor, Cervical Cancer, Neuroblastoma, Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Osteogenic Sarcoma, Ovarian Cancer and Testicular Cancer.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

L01XA01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0015663-27-1

Chemical Formula

Cl2-H6-N2-Pt

Molecular Weight

300

Therapeutic Category

Cytostatic alkylating agent

Chemical Name

Platinum, diaminedichloro-, (SP-4-2)-

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • Cisplatin (OS: BAN, USAN, JAN)
  • Cisplatine (OS: DCF)
  • Cisplatino (OS: DCIT)
  • CACP (IS)
  • CDDP (IS)
  • Cis-DDP (IS)
  • cis-Diamminedichloroplatinum (IS)
  • cis-Platinum II (IS)
  • CPDC (IS)
  • DDP (IS)
  • NK 801 (IS)
  • NSC 119875 (IS)
  • PDD (IS)
  • Cisplatin (PH: BP 2016, JP XVI, Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4, USP 38)
  • Cisplatine (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Cisplatinum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
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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