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Dutasteride

In the US, Dutasteride (dutasteride systemic) is a member of the drug class 5-alpha-reductase inhibitors and is used to treat Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

G04CB02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0164656-23-9

Chemical Formula

C27-H30-F6-N2-O2

Molecular Weight

529

Therapeutic Categories

Urological

5-Alpha reductase inhibitor

Treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia

Chemical Names

(4aR,4bS,6aS,7S,9aS,9bS,11aR)-N-(2,5-bis(trifluorometyl) phenyl)-2,4a,4b,5,6,6a,7,8,9,9a,9b,10,11,11a-tetradecahydro-4a,6a-dimetyl-2-oxo-1H-indeno(5,4-f)quinoline-7-carboxamide

(5alpha,17beta)-N-[2,5-Bis(trifluorometyl)phenyl]-3-oxo-4-azaandrost-1-ene-17-carboxamide (USAN)

alpha,alpha,alpha,alpha',alpha',alpha'-Hexafluoro-3-oxo-4-aza-5alpha-androst-1-ene-17beta-carboxy-2',5'-xylidide (WHO)

N-[2,5-Bis(trifluormetyl)phenyl]-3-oxo-4-aza-5alpha-androst-1-en-17beta-carboxamid (IUPAC)

Foreign Names

  • Dutasteridum (Latin)
  • Dutasterid (German)
  • Dutasteride (French)
  • Dutasterida (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Dutasteride (OS: USAN, BAN, JAN)
  • GG 745 (GlaxoWellcome) (IS)
  • GI 198745 (GlaxoWellcome) (IS)
  • GI 198745X (GlaxoWellcome) (IS)
  • Dutasteride (PH: BP 2018, Ph. Eur. 9, USP 41)

Brand Names

  • ACT Dutasteride
    Actavis Pharma, Canada
  • Adadut
    Adamed, Poland; Adamed, Slovakia
  • Afdura [+ Alfuzosin]
    Sun, India
  • Alfanage [+ Alfuzosin]
    Allenge, India
  • Alfatam D [+ Tamsulosin]
    Zydus, India
  • Alfugress-D [+ Alfuzosin]
    La Renon, India
  • Alfuprost-D [+ Alfuzosin]
    Future, India
  • Alfusin-D [+ Alfuzosin]
    Cipla, India
  • Amdut
    Apta Medica Internacional, Slovenia
  • Apo-Dutasteride
    Apotex, Canada
  • Astumide
    Teva Italia, Italy
  • Atestur
    PharmaSwiss, Greece; PharmaSwiss, Lithuania
  • Avaterid
    Sandoz, Romania
  • Avidart
    GlaxoSmithKline, Spain
  • Avodart
    Dr. Fisher Farma, Netherlands; EU-Pharma, Netherlands; Euro Registratie, Netherlands; Glaxo Group, Cyprus; Glaxo Group, Lithuania; Glaxo Group, Slovakia; Glaxo Smithkline, Lebanon; Glaxo Wellcome, Bulgaria; Glaxo Wellcome, Portugal; GlaxoSmithKline, Argentina; GlaxoSmithKline, Bulgaria; GlaxoSmithKline, Canada; GlaxoSmithKline, Chile; GlaxoSmithKline, Colombia; GlaxoSmithKline, Denmark; GlaxoSmithKline, Ecuador; GlaxoSmithKline, Estonia; GlaxoSmithKline, Finland; GlaxoSmithKline, Georgia; GlaxoSmithKline, Hong Kong; GlaxoSmithKline, Croatia (Hrvatska); GlaxoSmithKline, Indonesia; GlaxoSmithKline, Ireland; GlaxoSmithKline, Israel; GlaxoSmithKline, Italy; GlaxoSmithKline, Latvia; GlaxoSmithKline, Macedonia; GlaxoSmithKline, Mexico; GlaxoSmithKline, Malaysia; GlaxoSmithKline, Netherlands; GlaxoSmithKline, Norway; GlaxoSmithKline, Philippines; GlaxoSmithKline, Poland; GlaxoSmithKline, Romania; GlaxoSmithKline, Russian Federation; GlaxoSmithKline, Sweden; GlaxoSmithKline, Singapore; GlaxoSmithKline, Slovenia; GlaxoSmithKline, Thailand; GlaxoSmithKline, Taiwan; GlaxoSmithKline, United States; GlaxoSmithKline, South Africa; GlaxoSmithKline A.B.E.E., Greece; GlaxoSmithKline Australia, Australia; GlaxoSmithKline Pharma A/S, Iceland; GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals, Serbia; GlaxoSmithKline UK, Malta; GSK, Belgium; GSK, Czech Republic; GSK, Peru; Modern Ph, Egypt; NeoFarma, Malta; Orifarm, Norway; Wellcome Limited, Bosnia & Herzegowina; GlaxoSmithKline China Investment, China
  • Avodart 0,5 mg
    GlaxoSmithKline, Switzerland; GlaxoSmithKline, Germany; GlaxoSmithKline, Hungary; GlaxoSmithKline, Turkey; GlaxoSmithKline, Uruguay; GlaxoSmithKline Laboratoire Pharmaceutique, France; GlaxoSmithKline Pharma, Austria; Mediwin, France
  • Avodart 0.5mg
    GlaxoSmithKline GSK, Oman; GlaxoSmithKline UK, United Kingdom; GSK, Luxembourg
  • Avodart MR
    GlaxoSmithKline, Costa Rica; GlaxoSmithKline, Dominican Republic; GlaxoSmithKline, Guatemala; GlaxoSmithKline, Honduras; GlaxoSmithKline, Nicaragua; GlaxoSmithKline, Panama; GlaxoSmithKline, El Salvador
  • Avolve
    Etex, Chile; GlaxoSmithKline, Japan; GlaxoSmithKline, Sweden
  • Caminard
    Balkanpharma-Dupnitsa, Bulgaria; Phoenix, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Combodart [+ Tamsulosin]
    Dr. Fisher Farma, Netherlands; Euro Registratie, Netherlands; Glaxo Wellcome, Portugal; GlaxoSmithKline, Denmark; GlaxoSmithKline, Estonia; GlaxoSmithKline, Ireland; GlaxoSmithKline, Lithuania; GlaxoSmithKline, Latvia; GlaxoSmithKline, Netherlands; GlaxoSmithKline Brasil, Brazil; GlaxoSmithKline Laboratoire Pharmaceutique, France; GlaxoSmithKline UK, United Kingdom; GlaxoSmithKline UK, Malta; GSK, Belgium; Medcor Pharmaceuticals, Netherlands; NeoFarma, Malta
  • Combodart-0.5/0.4 [+ Tamsulosin]
    GlaxoSmithKline, Luxembourg
  • Dastene
    Aché, Brazil
  • Datust
    Hemofarm, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Davordo
    Teva Italia, Italy
  • Davoster
    Lek-AM, Poland
  • Deciton
    Eurolab, Argentina
  • Deratos
    Regiomedica, Netherlands
  • Deridust
    Heaton, Romania
  • Dortilla
    Krka, Lithuania; Krka, Slovenia
  • Doxaten
    Beta, Argentina
  • Duagen
    Demo, Greece; Glaxo Allen, Italy; GlaxoSmithKline, Portugal; GlaxoSmithKline, Sweden
  • Duagen [+ Tamsulosin]
    Etex, Chile
  • Duaride
    Pharmanel, Greece
  • Dudactiv
    Actavis Group, Poland
  • Dudat
    Sai Mirra, Myanmar
  • Duodart [+ Dutasteride]
    Catalent Germany, Macedonia
  • Duodart [+ Tamsulosin]
    Catalent, Bulgaria; Catalent, Georgia; Catalent France, Israel; Catalent Germany, Macedonia; Catalent Germany Schorndorf, Serbia; GlaxoSmithKline, Argentina; GlaxoSmithKline, Chile; GlaxoSmithKline, Cyprus; GlaxoSmithKline, Spain; GlaxoSmithKline, Finland; GlaxoSmithKline, Hong Kong; GlaxoSmithKline, Croatia (Hrvatska); GlaxoSmithKline, Indonesia; GlaxoSmithKline, Malaysia; GlaxoSmithKline, Norway; GlaxoSmithKline, Philippines; GlaxoSmithKline, Poland; GlaxoSmithKline, Romania; GlaxoSmithKline, Singapore; GlaxoSmithKline, Thailand; GlaxoSmithKline, Turkey; GlaxoSmithKline A.B.E.E., Greece; GlaxoSmithKline Australia, Australia; GlaxoSmithKline Pharma A/S, Iceland; GSK, Czech Republic; GSK, Peru; GSK, Slovakia; Muscat, Oman; Wellcome Limited, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Duodart 0,5 mg/0,4 mg [+ Tamsulosin]
    GlaxoSmithKline, Switzerland; GlaxoSmithKline, Germany; GlaxoSmithKline Pharma, Austria
  • Duodart 0.4 mg/0.5 mg [+ Tamsulosin]
    GlaxoSmithKline, Hungary
  • Duoster-Humanity [+ Tamsulosin]
    Titan, Georgia
  • Duprost
    Alvogen, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Duprotens
    Teva, Lithuania
  • Duract
    Servimedic, Uruguay
  • Dustar
    Accord Healthcare, Poland; Accord Healthcare, Romania
  • Duster
    Pliva, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Pliva, Croatia (Hrvatska); Pliva Hrvatska, Macedonia
  • Dustezor
    Vocate, Greece; Vocate, Malta
  • Dutacip
    Cipla, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Cipla, Croatia (Hrvatska); Cipla, Macedonia
  • Dutafin
    +Pharma Arzneimittel, Poland
  • Dutaglandin 0.5 mg
    G.L. Pharma, Austria
  • Dutalan
    Cyndea, Bulgaria; G.L. Pharma, Bulgaria; G.L. Pharma, Czech Republic; G.L. Pharma, Malta; G.L.Pharma GmbH, Slovakia; Galenicum Health, Bulgaria; Lannacher, Romania; Pharmadox, Bulgaria
  • Dutalfa [+ Alfuzosin]
    Dr. Reddy's, India
  • Dutamax
    Drug International, Bangladesh
  • Dutamed
    Cande, Slovakia
  • Dutanor
    Pliva Hrvatska, Serbia
  • Dutapil
    Panalab, Argentina
  • Dutapros
    Koçak, Turkey
  • Dutapros [+ Tamsulosin]
    EuroMedical, Georgia
  • Dutaprost
    Alvogen, Serbia; Alvogen Pharma, Macedonia
  • Dutaprost-T [+ Tamsulosin]
    East West, India
  • Dutas
    Dr Reddy's Lab, Myanmar; Dr. Reddy's, India; Pharmacare, Italy
  • Dutas-T [+ Tamsulosin]
    Dr. Reddy's, India
  • Dutasterid Accord 0.5 mg
    Accord Healthcare, Austria
  • Dutasterid Cipla
    Cipla, Slovakia; Cipla EU, Serbia
  • Dutasterid Duo Spirig HC 0.5mg/04.mg [+ Tamsulosin]
    Spirig HealthCare, Switzerland
  • Dutasterid Genericon 0.5 mg
    Genericon Pharma, Austria
  • Dutasterid Hexal
    Hexal, Denmark
  • Dutasterid Lek
    Lek, Slovenia
  • Dutasterid Spirig HC 0.5mg
    Spirig HealthCare, Switzerland
  • Dutasterid Stada
    Stada, Croatia (Hrvatska); Stada, Malta
  • Dutasterid Tamsulosin Sandoz 0.5mg/0.4mg [+ Tamsulosin]
    Sandoz, Switzerland
  • Dutasterida Ache
    Aché, Brazil
  • Dutasterida Actavis
    Actavis Group, Romania
  • Dutasterida Apotex
    Apotex, Spain
  • Dutasterida Aurobindo
    Aurobindo Pharma Romania, Romania
  • Dutasterida Aurovitas
    Aurovitas, Spain; Generis, Portugal
  • Dutasterida Biosintetica
    Biosintética, Brazil
  • Dutasterida Bluepharma
    Bluepharma, Portugal
  • Dutasterida Ciclum
    Ciclum, Portugal
  • Dutasterida Cinfa
    Cinfa, Spain
  • Dutasterida Cipla
    Cipla Europe, Romania
  • Dutasterida Combix
    Combix, Spain
  • Dutasterida Depronal
    Vegal, Spain
  • Dutasterida Farmoz
    Farmoz, Portugal
  • Dutasterida Gadur
    Vegal, Spain
  • Dutasterida Galenicum
    Galenicum Health, Romania
  • Dutasterida Gasoc
    Vegal, Spain
  • Dutasterida Kern
    Kern Pharma, Spain
  • Dutasterida Krka
    KRKA, Portugal; KRKA Farmaceutica, Spain
  • Dutasterida Pensa
    Pensa Pharma, Spain
  • Dutasterida Pentafarma
    Pentafarma, Portugal
  • Dutasterida Pharmakern
    Pharmakern, Portugal
  • Dutasterida Qualigen
    Qualigen, Spain
  • Dutasterida Ratiopharm
    Ratiopharm, Spain; Ratiopharm, Portugal
  • Dutasterida Sandoz
    Sandoz, Portugal; Sandoz España, Spain
  • Dutasterida Stada
    STADA, Spain
  • Dutasterida Tecnigen
    Tecnimede, Spain
  • Dutasterida Teva
    Teva, Spain; Teva Pharma, Portugal
  • Dutasterida toLife
    ToLife, Portugal
  • Dutasterida Zentiva
    Zentiva, Portugal; Zentiva, Romania
  • Dutasteride
    Actavis, United States; Amneal Pharmaceuticals, United States; Apotex, United States; Ascend Therapeutics, United States; Aurolife, United States; Barr, United States; Breckenridge Pharmaceutical, United States; Crescent, United Kingdom; Intergel, United States; Marksans Pharma, United States; Mylan, United States; Rising, United States; Strides Pharma, United States; Vintage, United States; West-Ward, United States
  • Dutasteride Accord
    Accord Healthcare, Malta; Accord Healthcare, Netherlands
  • Dutasteride Actavis
    Actavis, Lithuania; Actavis Baltics Eesti, Estonia; Actavis Group, Malta
  • Dutasteride Amneal
    Amneal Nordic, Sweden
  • Dutasteride and Tamsulosin Hydrochloride [+ Tamsulosin]
    Actavis Labs, United States; Anchen Pharmaceuticals, United States
  • Dutasteride Apotex
    Apotex Nederland, Netherlands
  • Dutasteride Aristo
    Aristo Pharma, Malta
  • Dutasteride Aurobindo
    Aurobindo, Italy; Aurobindo, Netherlands
  • Dutasteride Belupo
    Belupo, Poland
  • Dutastéride Biogaran
    Biogaran, France
  • Dutasteride CF
    Centrafarm, Netherlands
  • Dutasteride Cipla
    Cipla, Bulgaria; Cipla, Netherlands; Cipla, Poland; S&D Pharma, Bulgaria
  • Dutasteride Doc Generici
    DOC Generici, Italy; DOC Generici, Malta
  • Dutasteride Galenicum
    Galenicum, Malta; Galenicum Health, Lithuania; Galenicum Health, Slovenia
  • Dutasteride Krka
    KRKA, Belgium; KRKA, Denmark
  • Dutasteride Medical Valley
    Medical Valley, Denmark; Medical Valley, Norway; Medical Valley, Sweden; Medical Valley Invest AB, Iceland
  • Dutasteride Mylan
    Mylan, Netherlands; Mylan, Sweden
  • Dutasteride Pharmacare
    Pharmacare, Malta
  • Dutasteride Pro Doc
    Pro Doc, Canada
  • Dutasteride Ratiopharm
    Teva Eesti, Estonia
  • Dutasteride Regiomedica
    Regiomedica, Netherlands
  • Dutasteride Sandoz
    Sandoz, Belgium; Sandoz, Netherlands
  • Dutasteride Sivem
    Sivem Pharmaceuticals, Canada
  • Dutasteride Strides
    Strides, Netherlands
  • Dutasteride Teva
    HBM Pharma, Bulgaria; Merckle, Bulgaria; Pharmachemie, Bulgaria; Pliva Hrvatska, Macedonia; Teva, Bulgaria; Teva, Bulgaria; Teva, Bulgaria; Teva, Bulgaria; Teva, Denmark; Teva, Lithuania; Teva, Latvia; Teva, Malta; Teva, Sweden; Teva Eesti, Estonia; Teva Italia, Italy; Teva Nederland, Netherlands; Teva Pharmaceuticals, Poland
  • Dutasteride Zentiva
    Zentiva, Poland
  • Dutasteride/tamsolusinehydrochloride Fisher [+ Tamsolusine]
    Dr. Fisher Farma, Netherlands
  • Dutasterid-Tamsulosin-Mepha 0.5mg/0.4mg [+ Tamsulosin]
    Mepha Pharma, Switzerland
  • Dutasteryd Regiomedica
    Regiomedica, Poland
  • Dutelas
    Actavis Group, Slovenia
  • Dutester
    Galenicum, Malta
  • Dutoteva
    Teva Eesti, Estonia
  • Dutrex
    Teva Pharma, Slovenia
  • Dutrys
    Krka, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Krka, Bulgaria; Krka, Estonia; Krka, Latvia; Krka, Poland; Krka, Romania; Krka, Slovakia; Leon Farma, Bulgaria
  • Edirest
    Teva Italia, Italy
  • Emurason
    Regiomedica, Netherlands
  • Findarts
    Apotex, Poland
  • Gotely Duo [+ Tamsulosin]
    Tecnofarma, Chile
  • Jalyn [+ Tamsulosin]
    GlaxoSmithKline, Canada; GlaxoSmithKline, United States
  • Juteo [+ Tamsulosin]
    GlaxoSmithKline, Portugal; GlaxoSmithKline A.B.E.E., Greece
  • Lenomide
    Bonapharm, Peru
  • Linus
    Elea, Argentina
  • Ludasterin
    Finadiet, Argentina
  • Maxtrid
    STADA M&D, Romania
  • MED-Dutasteride
    Generic Medical Partners, Canada
  • Mint-Dutasteride
    Mint Pharmaceuticals, Canada
  • Plenur
    Casasco, Argentina
  • PMS-Dutasteride
    Pharmascience, Canada
  • Produtal
    Farma Group, Malta
  • Prostasil
    Hersil, Peru
  • Prostasil Plus [+ Tamsulosine]
    Hersil, Peru
  • Prostatex
    Apotex Europe, Belgium
  • Quedute
    Cyndea, Bulgaria; Galenicum, Malta; Galenicum Health, Bulgaria; Galenicum Health, Lithuania; Lek, Bulgaria; Pharmadox, Bulgaria; Sandoz, Lithuania; Sandoz, Latvia
  • Reduprost Duo [+ Tamsulosine]
    Raffo, Argentina
  • Refuster
    Rafarm, Greece
  • Restad
    World Medicine, Georgia
  • Riva-Dutasteride
    Laboratoire Riva, Canada
  • Sandoz Dutasteride
    Sandoz, Canada
  • Stenofix
    Teva Eesti, Estonia
  • Tamcontin-D [+ Tamsulosin]
    Modi Mundi, India
  • Tam-D [+ Tamsulosin]
    Sain, India
  • Tamsulon Duo [+ Tamsulosine]
    Tecnofarma, Peru
  • Tansiloprost Duo [+ Tamsulosine]
    Finadiet, Argentina
  • Teduva
    Teva Eesti, Estonia
  • Terod
    Douglas, New Zealand
  • Teva-Dutasteride
    Teva Canada, Canada
  • Unaprost
    Cyndea Pharma, Macedonia; Galenicum, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Urifine-D [+ Tamsulosin]
    Invision, India
  • Urimax-D [+ Tamsulosin]
    Cipla, India
  • Urocont
    Temis Lostalo, Argentina
  • Urocont Duo [+ Tamsulosine]
    Temis Lostalo, Argentina
  • Verion
    Bosnalijek, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Zagallo
    GlaxoSmithKline, Japan

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
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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