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Dydrogesterone

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

G03DB01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000152-62-5

Chemical Formula

C21-H28-O2

Molecular Weight

312

Therapeutic Category

Progestin

Chemical Name

Pregna-4,6-diene-3,20-dione, (9β,10α)-

Foreign Names

  • Dydrogesteronum (Latin)
  • Dydrogesteron (German)
  • Dydrogestérone (French)
  • Didrogesterona (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Didrogesterone (OS: DCIT)
  • Dydrogesterone (OS: BAN, JAN, USAN)
  • Dydrogestérone (OS: DCF)
  • Gestatron (IS)
  • Isopregnenone (IS)
  • Dydrogesteron (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Dydrogesterone (PH: BP 2018, JP XVII, Ph. Eur. 9, USP 41)
  • Dydrogestérone (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Dydrogesteronum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names

  • Climaston [+ Estradiol]
    Mylan, France; Mylan, Tunisia
  • Dabroston
    Abbott Biologicals, Macedonia
  • Dirogest
    Zafa, Pakistan
  • Dufaston
    Solvay Pharma, Italy
  • Duphaston
    Abbott, Bulgaria; Abbott, Colombia; Abbott, Ecuador; Abbott, Egypt; Abbott, Georgia; Abbott, Hong Kong; Abbott, Indonesia; Abbott, Israel; Abbott, Malta; Abbott, Malaysia; Abbott, Netherlands; Abbott, Philippines; Abbott, Russian Federation; Abbott, Slovakia; Abbott, Thailand; Abbott, Turkey; Abbott, South Africa; Abbott Arzneimittel, Germany; Abbott Biologicals, Serbia; Abbott Laboratories de Chile, Chile; Abbott Laboratories de México, Mexico; Abbott Laboratories S.A., China; Abbott Laboratorios do Brasil, Brazil; AlphaFarma, Malta; BGP Products, Bosnia & Herzegowina; BGP Products, Switzerland; BGP Products, Czech Republic; BGP Products, Estonia; BGP Products, Lithuania; BGP Products, Portugal; BGP Products, Romania; BGP-Produkte MEPE, Greece; Dr. Fisher Farma, Netherlands; First Pharma, Estonia; Highnoon, Pakistan; Lex ano, Lithuania; Mylan, Belgium; Mylan, France; Mylan, Latvia; Mylan, Poland; Mylan, Tunisia; Mylan EPD, Croatia (Hrvatska); Mylan EPD Limited Company, Japan; Mylan IRE Healthcare, Ireland; NeoFarma, Malta; Solvay, Egypt; Solvay, India; Solvay, Kuwait; Solvay, Paraguay; Solvay, Russian Federation; Solvay, Taiwan; Solvay Biologicals, Lebanon; Varnavas, Cyprus; Zuoz, Venezuela; Abbott Laboratories S, Singapore
  • Duphaston 10mg
    BGP Products, Austria; BGP Products, Hungary; Mylan, Luxembourg; Solvay, Oman
  • Femaston [+ Estradiol]
    BGP-Produkte MEPE, Greece
  • Femoston [+ Estradiol]
    Abbott, Georgia; Abbott, Hong Kong; Abbott, Indonesia; Abbott, Malta; Abbott, Netherlands; Abbott, Poland; Abbott, Portugal; Abbott, Slovakia; Abbott, South Africa; Abbott Laboratories S.A., China; BGP Products, Austria; BGP Products, Czech Republic; BGP Products, Estonia; BGP Products, Lithuania; Euro Registratie, Netherlands; Highnoon, Pakistan; Mylan, Belgium; Mylan, Luxembourg; Mylan, Latvia; Mylan EPD, Croatia (Hrvatska); Mylan Healthcare, Germany; Mylan IRE Healthcare, Ireland; Mylan Products, United Kingdom; Solvay, Bulgaria; Solvay, Lebanon; Solvay Pharma, Lithuania; Varnavas, Cyprus; Zuoz, Venezuela
  • Femoston 0.5/2.5 [+ Estradiol]
    Mylan, Luxembourg
  • Femoston 1/10 [+ Estradiol]
    Abbott, Malaysia; Abbott, Russian Federation; Abbott, Thailand; Abbott, South Africa; Abbott Laboratorios do Brasil, Brazil; Mylan, Luxembourg; Mylan Health, Australia
  • Femoston 1/5 conti [+ Estradiol]
    Abbott, Russian Federation; Solvay Pharma, Italy
  • Femoston 1mg/10mg [+ Estradiol]
    BGP Products, Switzerland
  • Femoston 2/10 [+ Estradiol]
    Abbott, Malaysia; Abbott, Russian Federation; BGP Products, Romania; Mylan, Luxembourg; Mylan Health, Australia; Solvay Pharma, Italy
  • Femoston 2/20 [+ Estradiol]
    Solvay Pharma, Lithuania
  • Femoston 2mg/10mg [+ Estradiol]
    BGP Products, Switzerland
  • Femoston conti [+ Estradiol]
    Abbott, Colombia; Abbott, Malta; Abbott, Malaysia; Abbott, Poland; Abbott, Slovakia; Abbott, Thailand; Abbott Laboratorios do Brasil, Brazil; BGP Products, Czech Republic; BGP Products, Estonia; BGP Products, Lithuania; Grünenthal Chilena, Chile; Mylan, Latvia; Mylan dura, Lithuania; Mylan EPD, Croatia (Hrvatska); Mylan Healthcare, Germany; Mylan Healthcare, Estonia; Mylan Products, United Kingdom; Solvay, Bulgaria; Solvay, Lebanon
  • Femoston conti 0,5 mg/2,5 mg [+ Estradiol]
    BGP Products, Austria
  • Femoston conti 0.5/2.5 [+ Estradiol]
    BGP Products, Switzerland
  • Femoston conti 1 mg/5 mg [+ Estradiol]
    BGP Products, Austria
  • Femoston conti 1/5 [+ Estradiol]
    BGP Products, Switzerland
  • Femoston continu [+ Estradiol]
    Abbott, Netherlands; Dr. Fisher Farma, Netherlands; Euro Registratie, Netherlands
  • Femoston L 1/10 [+ Estradiol]
    Solvay Pharma, Italy
  • Femoston mini [+ Estradiol]
    Abbott, Russian Federation; Mylan, Czech Republic
  • Femoston mite [+ Estradiol]
    Abbott, Austria; Abbott, Poland
  • Femoston-Conti [+ Estradiol]
    Mylan Health, Australia
  • Femphascyl continu [+ Estradiol hemihydrate]
    BGP Products, Netherlands
  • Lass
    Hi-Warble, Pakistan
  • Strogest-Humanity
    Celogen, Georgia

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
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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