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Edaravone

In the US, Edaravone (edaravone systemic) is a member of the drug class miscellaneous central nervous system agents and is used to treat Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000089-25-8

Chemical Formula

C10-H10-N2-O

Molecular Weight

174

Therapeutic Category

Free oxygen radical scavenger

Chemical Name

3-metyl-1-phenyl-2-pyrazolin-5-one (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Edaravonum (Latin)
  • Edaravon (German)
  • Édaravone (French)
  • Edaravona (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Edaravone (OS: JAN)
  • BRN 0609575 (IS)
  • MCI-186 (IS)
  • Norphenazone (IS)
  • UNII-S798V6YJRP (IS)
  • Edaravone (PH: JP XVII)

Brand Names

  • Bi Cun
    Simcere, China
  • Edaravone
    ASKA Seiyaku Asuka, Japan; Daiichi Sankyo, Japan; Fuji Yakuhin, Japan; Harasawa Seiyaku, Japan; Hikari Seiyaku, Japan; I'rom Pharmaceutical, Japan; Kobayashi Kako, Japan; Kyorin Rimedio, Japan; Kyowa Yakuhin, Japan; Meiji Seika Pharma, Japan; Nichi-Iko Pharmaceutical, Japan; Nippon Chemiphar, Japan; Nisshin Pharmaceutical, Japan; Pfizer Japan, Japan; Sandoz, Japan; Sawai Seiyaku, Japan; Takata Pharmaceutical, Japan; Takeda Teva Pharma, Japan; Tatsumi Kagaku, Japan; Towa Yakuhin, Japan; Yoshindo, Japan; Nipro Pharma Nipurofama, Japan
  • Fraseda
    UCB, India
  • Nuravon
    AHPL, India
  • Radicava
    Hisamitsu, United States
  • Radicut
    Tanabe Mitsubishi Pharma, Japan
  • Yi Da Sheng
    Simcere, China
  • Youmin
    Jida Pharmaceutical, China

Glossary

TermDefinition
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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