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In the US, Eltrombopag (eltrombopag systemic) is a member of the drug class platelet-stimulating agents and is used to treat Aplastic Anemia, Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura, Thrombocytopenia and Thrombocytopenia Idiopathic.

US matches:



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Hematopoietic growth factor: Stimulation of thrombopoiesis

Hemostatic agent: Treatment of thrombocytopenia

Thrombopoietin receptor agonist

Chemical Names

(Z)-3'-{N'-[1-(3,4-Dimetylphenyl)-3-metyl-5-oxo-1,5-dihydropyrazolyliden]hydrazin}-2'-hydroxybiphenyl-3-carbonsäure (IUPAC)

[1,1'-Biphenyl]-3-carboxylic acid, 3'-[(2Z)-[1-(3,4-dimetylphenyl)-1,5-dihydro-3-metyl-5-oxo-4H-pyrazol-4-ylidene]hydrazino]-2'-hydroxy-

3'-{(2Z)-2-[1-(3,4-dimetylphenyl)-3-metyl-5-oxo-1,5-dihydro-4H-pyrazol-4-ylidene]diazanyl}-2'-hydroxybiphenyl-3-carboxylic acid (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Eltrombopagum (Latin)
  • Eltrombopag (German)
  • Eltrombopag (French)
  • Eltrombopag (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • SB 497115 (IS)
  • UNII-S56D65XJ9G (IS)
  • Eltrombopag Olamine (OS: USAN, JAN)
  • SB-497115-GR (IS)
  • UNII-4U07F515LG (IS)

Brand Names

  • Revolade
    Glaxo Smithkline, Lebanon; Glaxo Wellcome, Serbia; GlaxoSmithKline, Greece; GlaxoSmithKline, Israel; GlaxoSmithKline, Italy; GlaxoSmithKline, Lithuania; GlaxoSmithKline, Poland; GlaxoSmithKline, Romania; GlaxoSmithKline, Slovakia; GSK, Turkey; Novartis Europharm, Slovenia; Wellcome Limited, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Promacta
    GlaxoSmithKline, United States
  • Rebozet
    GlaxoSmithKline, Indonesia
  • Revolade
    GlaxoSmithKline, Argentina; GlaxoSmithKline, Australia; GlaxoSmithKline, Canada; GlaxoSmithKline, Chile; GlaxoSmithKline, Colombia; GlaxoSmithKline, Czech Republic; GlaxoSmithKline, Germany; GlaxoSmithKline, Denmark; GlaxoSmithKline, Spain; GlaxoSmithKline, Finland; GlaxoSmithKline, Croatia (Hrvatska); GlaxoSmithKline, Hungary; GlaxoSmithKline, Ireland; GlaxoSmithKline, Iceland; GlaxoSmithKline, Japan; GlaxoSmithKline, Mexico; GlaxoSmithKline, Malaysia; GlaxoSmithKline, Netherlands; GlaxoSmithKline, Norway; GlaxoSmithKline, New Zealand; GlaxoSmithKline, Philippines; GlaxoSmithKline, Portugal; GlaxoSmithKline, Sweden; GlaxoSmithKline, Singapore; GlaxoSmithKline, Thailand; GlaxoSmithKline Trading Services, Austria; GlaxoSmithKline UK, United Kingdom; GlaxoWellcome, Georgia; Novartis, Belgium; Novartis, France; Novartis, Hong Kong; Novartis Pharma, Switzerland


IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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