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Epoetin Beta



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antianemic agent

Hematopoietic growth factor

Chemical Name

1-165-Erytropoietin (human clone t HEPOFL 13 protein moiety), glycoform β

Foreign Names

  • Epoetinum beta (Latin)
  • Epoetin beta (German)
  • Époétine bêta (French)
  • Epoetina beta (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Epogin
    Chugai Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • NeoRecormon
    Haemato Pharm, Austria; Roche, Australia; Roche, Belgium; Roche, Czech Republic; Roche, Germany; Roche, Denmark; Roche, Spain; Roche, Finland; Roche, France; Roche, Greece; Roche, Croatia (Hrvatska); Roche, Hungary; Roche, Ireland; Roche, Iceland; Roche, Italy; Roche, Moldova; Roche, Netherlands; Roche, Norway; Roche, New Zealand; Roche, Poland; Roche, Portugal; Roche, Romania; Roche, Sweden; Roche, Vietnam; Roche Products, United Kingdom; Roche Registration, Austria
  • Neo-Recormon
    Roche, Turkey
  • Recormon
    Dr. F. Hoffmann-Lja - Roche, Russian Federation; Hoffmann-La Roche, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Productos Roche, Chile; Roche, Armenia; Roche, Bangladesh; Roche, Brazil; Roche, China; Roche, Colombia; Roche, Ecuador; Roche, Georgia; Roche, Hong Kong; Roche, Indonesia; Roche, Israel; Roche, Myanmar; Roche, Mexico; Roche, Malaysia; Roche, Oman; Roche, Peru; Roche, Philippines; Roche, Serbia; Roche, Thailand; Roche, Taiwan; Roche, Uruguay; Roche, South Africa
  • Recormon MD
    Hoffmann-La Roche, Bosnia & Herzegowina


BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
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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