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CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Treatment of peptic ulcer

Chemical Name

13-Isopropyl-12-sulfopodocarpa-8,11,13-trien-15-oic acid (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Ecabetum (Latin)
  • Ecabet (German)
  • Ecabet (French)
  • Ecabet (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Gaishuang
    Tianjin Tanabe Seiyaku, China
  • Gastrex
    Jeil, South Korea
  • Ecabet Na 66.7%
    Mylan Seiyaku, Japan; Nihon Generic, Japan; Nisshin Pharmaceutical, Japan; Sawai Seiyaku, Japan; Takeda Teva Pharma, Japan; Tatsumi Kagaku, Japan; Towa Yakuhin, Japan; Yoshindo, Japan
  • Gastrom 66.7%
    Tanabe Mitsubishi Pharma, Japan


ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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