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Diacerein (International)



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Anti-inflammatory agent

Antirheumatic agent

Interleukin-1 receptor antagonist, IL-1Ra

Chemical Name

2-Antracenecarboxylic acid, 4,5-bis(acetyloxy)-9,10-dihydro-9,10-dioxo-

Foreign Names

  • Diacereinum (Latin)
  • Diacerein (German)
  • Diacéréine (French)
  • Diacereína (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Diacereina (OS: DCIT)
  • Diacéréine (OS: DCF)
  • DAR (IS)
  • Diacetylrhein (IS)
  • Diacerein (PH: BP 2018, Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names

  • Acebact
    Saint, India
  • Acer
    Arika HC, India
  • Aceren
    Daehwa Pharmaceutical, South Korea
  • Achquit-D [+ Aceclofenac]
    Sozin, India
  • Agdicerin
    Agimexpharm Pharmaceutical Joint Stock Company, Vietnam
  • Alcerine
    Alpic Biotech, India
  • Alcerine-A [+ Aceclofenac]
    Alpic Biotech, India
  • Alcerine-G [+ Glucosamine]
    Alpic Biotech, India
  • Alnamax
    Alna, India
  • Alnamax-G [+ Glucosamine]
    Alna, India
  • Alnamax-GM [+ Glucosamine, + Dimethyl Sulfone]
    Alna, India
  • Altocerin
    Acto, India
  • Ance
    Zee Lab, India
  • Arcerin
    Armour, India
  • Art 50 mg
    Negma, France
  • Arthodia-G [+ Glucosamine]
    Aronex, India
  • Arthrofar
    Vocate, Greece
  • Arthrorein
    Aurora, Greece; Pharmanel, Greece
  • Arthrovit Plus [+ Glucosamine]
    Lifestyle, India
  • Articu safe
    GNP, Egypt
  • Artifit
    FDC, India
  • Artoflam
    Soho, Indonesia
  • Artosan
    Nevox Farma, Colombia
  • Artricare
    Elea, Argentina
  • Artrizona
    Laboratorios Andromaco, Chile
  • Artroda Myungmoon
    Myungmoon, South Korea
  • Artrodar
    Jida Pharmaceutical, China; Leti, Venezuela; Novamed, Colombia; TRB, Malaysia; TRB, Slovakia; TRB, Thailand; TRB Chemedica, Czech Republic; TRB Chemedica, Hong Kong; TRB Chemedica, Vietnam; TRB Pharma, Argentina; TRB Pharma Industria Quimica e Farmaceutica, Brazil
  • Artrodar 50 mg
    Biogen, Turkey
  • Artrodar Gluco [+ Glucosamine]
    TRB Pharma, Argentina
  • Artrolyt
    Statim, Portugal
  • Artrolyt 50 mg
    TRB Chemedica Austria, Austria
  • Bondi
    Ethica Industri Farmasi, Indonesia
  • Cartidin
    Ranbaxy, India
  • Cartigen
    Rimsa, Mexico
  • Cartigen NF [+ Chondroitin]
    Rimsa, Mexico
  • Cartiglow
    COSMAS, India
  • Cartirich
    Cruise, India
  • Cedia
    Invision, India
  • Cedia-AC [+ Aceclofenac]
    Invision, India
  • Cerin
    Molekule, India
  • Cominar
    Casasco, Argentina
  • Deserein
    Medilat, Greece
  • Diacer
    Cadila, India
  • Diacerein
    Norma Hellas, Greece; Proel, Greece
  • Diacerein eva
    Eva, Egypt
  • Diacerein Teva
    Teva, Israel
  • Diacereina Normon
    Normon, Spain
  • Diacéréine Biogaran
    Biogaran, France
  • Diacéréine Cristers
    CristerS, France
  • Diacéréine EG
    EG Labo, France
  • Diacéréine Mylan
    Mylan, France
  • Diacéréine Zentiva
    Sanofi-Aventis, France
  • Diaceric
    Millimed, Thailand
  • Diaceril
    Faran SA, Greece
  • Diacetabs
    Bago, Argentina
  • Diaflex
    Rompharm, Georgia
  • Diaflex Rompharm
    Rompharm, Russian Federation
  • Diasol
    IPCA, India
  • Diatrim
    Trima, Israel
  • Dicimax
    Biomax, India
  • Diez
    Laksun, India
  • Diskare
    Ankare, India
  • Dolocartigen [+ Meloxicam]
    Rimsa, Mexico
  • Durajoint
    AHPL, India
  • Durajoint-GM [+ Glucosamine]
    AHPL, India
  • Dycer
    Bloom, Pakistan
  • Dycerin
    Glenmark, India
  • Dycerin-A [+ Aceclofenac]
    Glenmark, India
  • Dycerin-GM [+ Glucosamine]
    Glenmark, India
  • Fisiodar
    Abiogen Pharma, Italy
  • Flexibel-AD [+ Aceclofenac]
    Blubell, India
  • Flexibel-D
    Blubell, India
  • Galaxdar
    Lacer, Spain
  • Glizolan
    Meda Pharma Sau, Spain
  • Hilin
    Dr. Reddy's, India
  • Icerin
    Intra, India
  • Idealite
    Rafarm, Greece
  • Inflabion
    Help, Greece
  • Mecanyl Complex [+ Glucosamine]
    Beta, Argentina
  • Myobloc
    Genepharm, Greece
  • Nulartrin
    Ivax, Argentina; Teva, Uruguay
  • Nulartrin Gluco [+ Glucosamine]
    Ivax, Argentina
  • Orcerin
    Macleods, Georgia
  • Osteocerein
    Novartis Consumer Health, Egypt
  • Osteoser
    Celtis, Turkey
  • Ostirein
    Venifar Ltd, Greece
  • Ostogard
    Micro HC, India
  • Ostorin
    Active HC, India
  • Protecer [+ Meloxicam]
    Rimsa, Mexico
  • Protecer Cop [+ Chondroitin]
    Rimsa, Mexico
  • Reinost
    Pharmazac SA, Greece
  • Reumanisal
    Bros, Greece
  • Rexena
    Sanovel, Turkey
  • Tirase
    Mega Lifesciences, Myanmar
  • Topcerin
    Lupin, India
  • Verboril
    Angelini Pharma, Greece
  • Verboril 50 mg
    TRB Chemedica Austria, Austria
  • Zerine
    Uni. Medicare, India
  • Zerine GOD [+ Glucosamine]
    Uni. Medicare, India
  • Zondar
    Negma, France


DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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