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Dienogest

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

G03DB08

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0065928-58-7

Chemical Formula

C20-H25-N-O2

Molecular Weight

311

Therapeutic Category

Progestin

Chemical Names

(17α)-17-Hydroxy-3-oxo-19-norpregna-4,9-diene-21-nitrile

17α-(Cyanometyl)-17-hydroxy-13beta-metylgona-4,9-dien-3-one

17α-cyanometyl-17beta-hydroxy-13beta-metylgona-4,9-dien-3-one

17-α-Cyanometyl-17-beta-hydroxy-4,9-estradien-3-one

17-α-Cyanometyl-17-beta-hydroxy-estra-4,9(10)-dien-3-one

17-Hydroxy-3-oxo-19-nor-17α-pregn-4,9-dien-21-carbonitrile (IUPAC)

17-Hydroxy-3-oxo-19-nor-17α-pregna-4,9-diene-21-nitrile (WHO)

19-Norpregna-4,9-diene-21-nitrile, 17-hydroxy-3-oxo-, (17α)- (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Dienogestum (Latin)
  • Dienogest (German)
  • Diénogest (French)
  • Dienogest (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Dienogest (OS: JAN, USAN, BAN)
  • Diénogest (OS: DCF)
  • Dienogestril (IS)
  • Endometrion (Schering) (IS)
  • Genogest (IS)
  • M 18575 (IS)
  • MJR-35 (IS)
  • SH-660 (IS)
  • STS 557 (IS)
  • ZK 37659 (IS)
  • Dienogest (PH: BP 2018, Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names

  • Acotol [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Gynopharm, Chile
  • Aidee [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    SymPhar, Poland; Vivax, Czech Republic; Vivax, Slovakia
  • Ailyn [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Bial-Industrial Farmaceutica, Spain
  • Allurene
    Bayer, Brazil
  • Alondra
    Grünenthal, Colombia; Laboratorios Silesia, Chile
  • Alurax
    Momenta, Brazil
  • Amelie - 1 A Pharma [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    1 A Pharma, Germany
  • Ammily [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Orivas, Estonia; Orivas, Lithuania; Orivas, Latvia
  • Ariora [+ Estradiol]
    Gedeon Richter, Germany
  • Aristelle [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Aristo Pharma, Germany
  • Astha [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Axxon, Poland
  • Atywia [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Exeltis, Poland
  • Atywia Daily [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Exeltis, Poland
  • Ayreen [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    WH-Pharma, Czech Republic
  • Bellaface [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Abbott, Colombia; Gynopharm, Peru; Lafrancol, Ecuador; Servimedic, Uruguay
  • Bonadea [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Zentiva, Czech Republic; Zentiva, Poland; Zentiva, Russian Federation
  • Bonisara [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Pfizer Italia, Italy
  • Bonisara 0,03 mg/2 mg [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Pfizer, Austria
  • Calleto [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Litcon, Czech Republic
  • Ceciliana [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Sandoz España, Spain
  • Climodien [+ Estradiol]
    Bayer, Belgium; Bayer, Luxembourg; Bayer, Netherlands; Bayer, Portugal; Bayer Hispania, Spain
  • Climodiene [+ Estradiol]
    Bayer Santé, France
  • Dande 2 mg/0.03 mg [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Alvogen, Hungary
  • Danielle [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Gynea, Spain
  • Desire
    Gador, Argentina
  • Diecyclen [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Exeltis, Czech Republic; Exeltis Baltics, Lithuania
  • Diednogest + Etinilestradiolo Gedeon Richter [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Gedeon Richter Italia, Italy
  • Dienelle [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Laboratoires Bailleul S.A., Netherlands
  • Diener [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Alvogen, Poland; Leon Farma, Estonia
  • Dienille [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Exeltis, Czech Republic; Exeltis, Turkey; Exeltis Magyarország Gyógyszerkereskedelmi, Hungary; PharmaSwiss Ceska, Romania
  • Dienobel [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Effik, Luxembourg; EFFIK Benelux, Belgium
  • Dienogenance [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    acis Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Dienogest
    Fuji Seiyaku, Japan; J-Dolph Pharmaceutical, Japan; Kobayashi Kako, Japan; Mochida Pharmaceutical, Japan; Nihon Generic, Japan; Nipro, Japan; Sawai Seiyaku, Japan; Sun Pharma, Japan; Towa Yakuhin, Japan; Nipro Pharma Nipurofama, Japan
  • Dienogest OD
    Kobayashi Kako, Japan; Mochida Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Dienogest/Etinilestradiol Cinfa [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Cinfa, Spain
  • Dienogeste Ache
    Aché, Brazil
  • Dienogeste Biosintetica
    Biosintética, Brazil
  • Dienogeste Eurofarma
    Eurofarma, Brazil
  • Dienomet
    Abbott, Colombia
  • Dienopil [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    PharmaDorf, Argentina
  • Dienorette [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Exeltis, Romania; Leon, Slovakia
  • Dienorette 0,03 mg/2 mg [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Exeltis, Austria
  • Dienovel 0,03 mg/2,0 mg [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Dermapharm, Austria
  • Dieval
    Grünenthal, Peru
  • Dieval [+ Estradiol]
    Grünenthal, Colombia
  • Dinagest
    Mochida Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Dinagest OD
    Mochida Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Dine
    Supera RX, Brazil
  • Dionelle [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Dr. Kade, Poland
  • Dios
    Ativus Farmaceutica, Brazil
  • Disven
    Gynopharm, Chile
  • Donabel [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Difarmed, Spain
  • Donella [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Mibe Pharmaceuticals, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Dorin [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Sun-Farm, Poland
  • Edual
    Grünenthal, Peru
  • Estradiol Valeraat / Dienogest [+ Estradiol]
    Leon Pharma, Netherlands
  • Estradiol Valerate and Dienogest [+ Estradiol]
    Watson Pharmaceutical, United States
  • Esylya [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Cyndea, Bulgaria; Heaton, Romania
  • Ethinylestradiol/Dienogest Pharbil [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Pharbil Waltrop, Poland
  • Evely [+ Estradiol]
    Abbott, Colombia
  • Florell [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Laboratorios Andromaco, Chile
  • Florence [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Elea, Argentina; Urufarma, Uruguay
  • Foxinette Neo [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Sandoz, Czech Republic
  • Gianda [+ Estradiol]
    Grünenthal, Colombia
  • Gianda [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Grünenthal, Ecuador; Grünenthal Chilena, Chile
  • Gipsy [+ Estradiol]
    Craveri, Argentina
  • Helvia [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Juste, Spain
  • Jeanine [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Bayer, Czech Republic; Bayer, Estonia; Bayer, Lithuania; Bayer, Latvia; Bayer, Poland; Bayer, Slovakia; Bayer Schering Pharma, Russian Federation; Bayer Weimar, Bulgaria; Bayer Weimar, Serbia; Bayer Weimar GmbH, Georgia; Berlis, Switzerland
  • Kalist
    Aché, Brazil
  • Kappanogest 0.03 mg/ 2 mg [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Meda Pharm, Austria
  • Klaira [+ Estradiol]
    Bayer, Italy
  • Klimodien [+ Estradiol]
    Schering, Bulgaria; Schering, Lithuania
  • Laclimella [+ Estradiol]
    Mithra, Belgium
  • Laclimella 1mg/2mg [+ Estrogens]
    Mithra, Luxembourg
  • Ladivella [+ Estradiol]
    DR. KADE/BESINS Pharma, Germany
  • ladonna sanol [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    UCB Pharma, Germany
  • lafamme [+ Estradiol]
    Bayer, Netherlands; Jenapharm, Germany
  • Lafleur [+ Estradiol]
    Dr. Kade, Netherlands
  • Larissa 0,03 mg/2 mg [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Gynial, Austria
  • Lasca [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Exeltis Baltics, Latvia; Ladee, Lithuania; Ladee Pharma, Estonia
  • Lisa [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Inteli Generics Nord, Lithuania; Laboratorios Leon Farma, Romania
  • Louise [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Mithra, Belgium
  • Louise-2/0.03 [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Mithra, Luxembourg
  • Luvyna [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Hormosan Pharma, Germany
  • Maxim [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Jenapharm, Germany
  • Mayra [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    MEDA Pharma, Germany
  • Mayra 0.03mg/2mg [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Madaus, Austria
  • Mevaren [+ Estradiol]
    Juste, Spain
  • Midien [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Mithra Pharmaceuticals, Germany
  • Mistra [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Gedeon Richter, Czech Republic; Gedeon Richter, Croatia (Hrvatska); Gedeon Richter, Slovakia
  • Mistral 2 mg/0.03 mg [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Gedeon Richter, Hungary
  • Motion ratiopharm 2 mg/0,03 mg [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    ratiopharm Arzneimittel, Austria
  • Natazia [+ Estradiol]
    Bayer HealthCare, United States
  • Neena [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Salutas Pharma, Macedonia
  • Norah [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Laboratorio Chile, Chile
  • Omisson [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Egis Pharmaceuticals, Poland; Egis Praha, Czech Republic; Leon, Slovakia
  • Omisson 2 mg/0.03 mg [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Egis, Hungary
  • Paoletta [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Leon, Slovakia
  • Peliette 0.03mg/2mg [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Pelpharma, Austria
  • Pietra Ed
    Eurofarma, Brazil
  • Qlaira [+ Estradiol]
    Bayer, Argentina; Bayer, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Bayer, Belgium; Bayer, Brazil; Bayer, Chile; Bayer, Colombia; Bayer, Costa Rica; Bayer, Denmark; Bayer, Dominican Republic; Bayer, Ecuador; Bayer, Estonia; Bayer, United Kingdom; Bayer, Greece; Bayer, Guatemala; Bayer, Hong Kong; Bayer, Honduras; Bayer, Croatia (Hrvatska); Bayer, Haiti; Bayer, Hungary; Bayer, Ireland; Bayer, South Korea; Bayer, Luxembourg; Bayer, Malta; Bayer, Nicaragua; Bayer, Netherlands; Bayer, Norway; Bayer, Panama; Bayer, Philippines; Bayer, Poland; Bayer, Portugal; Bayer, Russian Federation; Bayer, Sweden; Bayer, Slovenia; Bayer, Slovakia; Bayer, El Salvador; Bayer, Uruguay; Bayer AB, Iceland; Bayer Australia, Australia; Bayer Austria, Austria; Bayer de México, Mexico; Bayer HealthCare, Finland; Bayer HealthCare, Malaysia; Bayer HealthCare, Singapore; Bayer Hellas Abee, Cyprus; Bayer Hispania, Spain; Bayer Israel Ltd, Israel; Bayer Pharma, Macedonia; Bayer Pharma, Romania; Bayer Santé, France; Bayer Schering, Lithuania; Bayer Schering, South Africa; Bayer Schering Pharma, Latvia; Bayer Weimar, Bulgaria; Bayer Weimar, Serbia; Bayer Weimar GmbH, Georgia; Jenapharm, Germany; Bayer Schweiz, Switzerland
  • Qulaira [+ Estradiol]
    Bayer, Greece
  • Rubi [+ Estradiol]
    Gador, Uruguay
  • Seegee [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Lek, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Segufem [+ Estradiol]
    Abbott, Colombia
  • Serisima Continu [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Exeltis Germany, Belgium
  • Serisima Continu 2mg/0.03mg [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Exeltis Germany, Luxembourg
  • Sibilla [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Gedeon, Portugal; Gedeon Richter, Spain; Gedeon Richter, Lithuania; Gedeon Richter, Poland; Gedeon Richter, Romania
  • Sibilla 21+7 2mg/0,03mg [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Gedeon Richter, Germany
  • Sibilla 2mg/0,03mg [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Gedeon Richter, Austria; Gedeon Richter, Germany
  • Sibilla Plus [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Gedeon Richter, Estonia
  • Sienima [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Actavis, Czech Republic; Laboratorios Leon Farma, Spain
  • Sienima 2 mg/0,03 mg [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Actavis Group, Austria
  • Sienima 2 mg/0.03 mg [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Actavis, Hungary
  • Siluet [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Gedeon Richter, Russian Federation
  • Sirmya [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Heaton, Czech Republic; Heaton, Slovakia
  • Starletta HEXAL [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Hexal, Germany
  • Stella 0.03mg/2mg [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Stada Arzneimittel, Austria
  • Stella STADA [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Stada Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Susette AL [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Aliud Pharma, Germany
  • Tinelle [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    ABL Pharma, Peru; Laboratorios Silesia, Chile
  • Valerix [+ Estradiol]
    Laboratorios Silesia, Chile
  • Valette [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Bayer, Portugal; Bayer Australia, Australia; Bayer Austria, Austria; Jenapharm, Germany; Bayer Schweiz, Switzerland
  • Velafee [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Exeltis Germany, Germany
  • Velbienne [+ Estradiol]
    Exeltis, Slovakia; Exeltis Baltics, Estonia; Exeltis Baltics, Lithuania; Exeltis Baltics, Latvia; Exeltis Healthcare S.L, Netherlands; Laboratorios Leon Farma, Romania; Temapharm, Poland
  • Velbienne 1 mg/2 mg [+ Estradiol]
    Exeltis, Austria; Exeltis Germany, Germany
  • Velvet-ratiopharm [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    ratiopharm, Germany
  • Verezana [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Teva, Czech Republic; Teva, Spain
  • Visabelle
    Bayer Israel Ltd, Israel
  • Visanne
    Bayer, Canada; Bayer, Costa Rica; Bayer, Denmark; Bayer, Dominican Republic; Bayer, Guatemala; Bayer, Hong Kong; Bayer, Honduras; Bayer, Croatia (Hrvatska); Bayer, Haiti; Bayer, Italy; Bayer, South Korea; Bayer, Malta; Bayer, Nicaragua; Bayer, Netherlands; Bayer, Norway; Bayer, Panama; Bayer, Peru; Bayer, Philippines; Bayer, Poland; Bayer, Russian Federation; Bayer, Sweden; Bayer, Slovenia; Bayer, Slovakia; Bayer, El Salvador; Bayer, Tunisia; Bayer, Turkey; Bayer, Uruguay; Bayer AB, Iceland; Bayer Australia, Australia; Bayer HealthCare, Finland; Bayer HealthCare, Malaysia; Bayer HealthCare, Singapore; Bayer Pharma, Romania; Bayer Santé, France; Bayer Schering, South Africa; Bayer Thai Co Ltd, Thailand; Bayer Weimar, Macedonia; Bayer Weimar, Serbia; Bayer Weimar GmbH, Georgia; Berlex, Portugal; Bayer BSP, Argentina
  • Visanne 2 mg
    Bayer, Hungary
  • Visanne 2mg
    Bayer, Oman; Bayer Austria, Austria; Jenapharm, Germany; Bayer Schweiz, Switzerland
  • Visannette
    Bayer, Belgium; Bayer, Estonia; Bayer, Greece; Bayer, Lithuania; Bayer, Latvia; Bayer Hellas Abee, Cyprus; Bayer Hispania, Spain
  • Visannette-2
    Bayer, Luxembourg
  • Yael [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Procaps, Colombia
  • Yana [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Heaton, Denmark
  • Yanela [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Stada, Czech Republic
  • Yanulez [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Heaton, Sweden
  • Zenadea [+ Ethinylestradiol]
    Zentiva, Lithuania; Zentiva, Latvia; Zentiva, Romania; Zentiva, Slovakia

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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