In the US, Colesevelam (colesevelam systemic) is a member of the drug class bile acid sequestrants and is used to treat Diabetes - Type 2, Diarrhea - Chronic, High Cholesterol, Hyperlipoproteinemia and Hyperlipoproteinemia Type IIa - Elevated LDL.
ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)
CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)
Lipid lowering agent: Bile acid sequestrant
1-Hexaminium, N,N,N-trimetyl-6-(2-propenylamino)-, chloride, polymer wit (chlorometyl)oxirane, 2-propen-4-amine and N-2-propenyl-1-decanamine
2-Propen-1-amine polymer wit (chlormetyl)oxirane, N,N,N-trimetyl-6-(2-propenyl-amino)-1-hexanaminium chloride, and N-2-propenyl-1-decanamine
Allylamine polymer wit 1-chloro-2,3-epoxypropane, [6-(allylamino)hexyl]trimetylammonium chloride and N-allyldecylamine (WHO)
- Colesevelamum (Latin)
- Colesevelam (German)
- Colésévélam (French)
- Colesevelam (Spanish)
- Colesevelam (OS: BAN)
- Colesevelam Hydrochloride (OS: USAN, BANM)
- C10A9 (IS)
- CholestaGel (IS: USA)
- GT 31104 (IS)
- GT 31104 HB (IS: Chemie Linz AG)
Genzyme, Poland; Genzyme Europe, Cyprus; Orifarm, Norway; Genzyme, Germany; Genzyme, Greece; Genzyme, Lithuania; Genzyme, Norway; Genzyme Europe, Austria; Sanofi, Germany; Sanofi, United Kingdom; Sanofi, Ireland; Sanofi, Sweden; Sanofi Aventis, Spain; Sanofi-Aventis, Denmark
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Canada
Daiichi Sankyo, United States
|BAN||British Approved Name|
|BANM||British Approved Name (Modified)|
|IUPAC||International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry|
|Rec.INN||Recommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)|
|USAN||United States Adopted Name|
|WHO||World Health Organization|
Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.
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