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Corifollitropin Alfa



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Category

Recombinant pituitary gonadotropin

Chemical Name

Follicle-stimulation hormone (human α-subunit reduced), complex with follicle stimulation hormone (human β-subunit reduced) fusion protein with 118-145-chorionic gonadotropin (human β-subunit) (WHO )

Foreign Names

  • Corifollitropinum alfa (Latin)
  • Corifollitropin alfa (German)
  • Corifollitropine alfa (French)
  • Corifollitropina alfa (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Corifollitropin Alfa (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • FSH-CTP (IS)
  • Org 36286 (IS)
  • UNII-T7K20Y2GWY (IS)

Brand Names

  • Elnova
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, United Kingdom
  • Elonva
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Austria; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Australia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Chile; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Cyprus; Merck Sharp & Dohme, United Kingdom; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Greece; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Hong Kong; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Croatia (Hrvatska); Merck Sharp & Dohme, Malaysia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Poland; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Portugal; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Slovenia; MSD, Denmark; MSD, Finland; MSD, Ireland; MSD, Norway; MSD, Sweden; MSD, Thailand; MSD Belgium, Belgium; MSD Chibropharm, Germany; MSD France, France; N.V. Organon-NL, Italy; Organon, Georgia; Organon, Hungary; Organon, Israel; Organon, Lithuania; Organon, Latvia; Organon, Romania; Organon, Serbia; Organon, Slovakia; Organon, Vietnam; Sanofi Pasteur MSD, Spain; Schering-Plough, Indonesia
  • Lyrixtim
    Schering-Plough, Mexico


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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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