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In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.



CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH) agonist

Chemical Name


Foreign Names

  • Deslorelinum (Latin)
  • Deslorelin (German)
  • Desloreline (French)
  • Deslorelina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Deslorelin (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • D-Trp LHRH-PEA (IS: Roberts)

Brand Names

  • Ovuplant (veterinary use)
    Dechra, Netherlands; Dechra Veterinary Products, United Kingdom
  • Suprelorin (veterinary use)
    Virbac, United Kingdom; Virbac, Poland; Biofarm, Finland
  • Biorelease (veterinary use)
    Caledonian Holdings, New Zealand
  • Ovuplant (veterinary use)
    Dechra, Ireland; Dechra, United States; Dechra Veterinary Products, France; Selecta, Germany; Virbac, Australia; Virbac, New Zealand
  • SucroMate (veterinary use)
    Thorn BioScience, United States
  • Suprelorin (veterinary use)
    Virbac, Austria; Virbac, Australia; Virbac, Belgium; Virbac, Switzerland; Virbac, Germany; Virbac, France; Virbac, United Kingdom; Virbac, Italy; Virbac, Netherlands; Virbac, Norway; Virbac, New Zealand; Virbac, Sweden
  • Suprelorin chiens, furets (veterinary use)
    Virbac, Belgium


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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