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Deferoxamine

In the US, Deferoxamine (deferoxamine systemic) is a member of the following drug classes: antidotes, chelating agents and is used to treat Iron Poisoning - Acute and Iron Poisoning - Chronic.

US matches:

Scheme

Prop.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

V03AC01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000070-51-9

Chemical Formula

C25-H48-N6-O8

Molecular Weight

560

Therapeutic Category

Iron chelator

Chemical Name

Butanediamide, N'-[5-[[4-[[5-(acetylhydroxyamino)pentyl]amino]-1,4-dioxobutyl]hydroxyamino]pentyl]-N-(5-aminopentyl)-N-hydroxy-

Foreign Names

  • Deferoxaminum (Latin)
  • Deferoxamin (German)
  • Déferoxamine (French)
  • Deferoxamina (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Deferoxamine Noridem
    Noridem, Cyprus
  • Desferal
    2care4, Norway; Novartis, Egypt; Novartis, Turkey; Novartis, Vietnam; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Cyprus
  • Desféral
    Novartis, Tunisia
  • Desferrioxamine Mesilate
    Hospira, Cyprus
  • Desferrioxamine Mesilate Hospira (Deferoxamine and Deferoxamine)
    Hospira UK, United Kingdom
  • Desferal
    Euro Registratie, Netherlands; Fisher Farma, Netherlands; Novartis, Argentina; Novartis, Belgium; Novartis, Bulgaria; Novartis, Brazil; Novartis, Chile; Novartis, Czech Republic; Novartis, Denmark; Novartis, Finland; Novartis, Greece; Novartis, Hong Kong; Novartis, Hungary; Novartis, Indonesia; Novartis, Ireland; Novartis, Israel; Novartis, Iceland; Novartis, Japan; Novartis, Malta; Novartis, Netherlands; Novartis, Norway; Novartis, Oman; Novartis, Poland; Novartis, Portugal; Novartis, Romania; Novartis, Sweden; Novartis, Thailand; Novartis, Taiwan; Novartis, United States; Novartis, Venezuela; Novartis AH, South Africa; Novartis Farma, Italy; Novartis Healthcare, Philippines; Novartis Pharma, Austria; Novartis Pharma, Switzerland; Novartis Pharma, Germany; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Australia; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Canada; Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK, United Kingdom
  • Desféral
    Novartis, France
  • Desferin
    Grupo Novartis, Spain
  • Desferrioxamine Mesilate Hospira
    Hospira, Malta; Hospira, Taiwan
  • Desferrioxamine Mesilate Hospira (Deferoxamine and Deferoxamine)
    Hospira UK, United Kingdom
  • Desferrioxamine Mesylate DBL
    Hospira, New Zealand
  • PMS-Deferoxamine
    Pharmascience, Canada

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Prop.INNProposed International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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