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Colfosceril Palmitate

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

R07AA01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000063-89-8

Chemical Formula

C40-H80-N-O8-P

Molecular Weight

734

Therapeutic Categories

Pulmonary surfactant

Treatment of neonatal respiratory distress syndrome

Chemical Name

Choline hydroxide, dihydrogen phosphate, inner salt, ester with L-1,2-dipalmitin

Foreign Names

  • Colfoscerili palmitas (Latin)
  • Colfosceril palmitat (German)
  • Palmitate de colfosceril (French)
  • Palmitato de colfoscerio (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Colfoscéril (palmitate de) (OS: DCF)
  • Colfosceril Palmitate (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • 129Y83 (IS: Burroughs Wellcome)
  • Dipalmitoyl phosphatidylcholine (IS)
  • DPPC (IS)

Brand Names

Glossary

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

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