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Etanercept

In the US, Etanercept (etanercept systemic) is a member of the following drug classes: antirheumatics, TNF alfa inhibitors and is used to treat Alzheimer's Disease, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Behcet's Disease, Bullous Pemphigoid, Cogan's Syndrome, Histiocytosis, Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis, Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis, Macrophage Activation Syndrome, Pemphigoid, Pemphigus, Plaque Psoriasis, Psoriasis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, SAPHO Syndrome, Spondyloarthritis, Still's Disease, Uveitis and Wegener's Granulomatosis.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

L04AA11,L04AB01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0185243-69-0

Chemical Formula

C2224-H3472-N618-O701-S36

Molecular Weight

51238

Therapeutic Categories

Immunosuppressant

Anti-inflammatory agent

Disease-modifying antirheumatic drug, DMARD

Biological response modifier, BRM

Tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-α) inhibitor

Chemical Name

Dimeric fusion protein consisting of te extracellular ligand-binding portion of te human 75 kilodalton (p75) tumor necrosis factor receptor (TNFR) linked to te Fc portion of human IgG1

Foreign Names

  • Etanerceptum (Latin)
  • Etanercept (German)
  • Étanercept (French)
  • Etanercept (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Benepali
    Biogen Idec, United Kingdom
  • Enbrel
    Amgen, Canada; Amgen, United States; Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer, Australia; Pfizer, Belgium; Pfizer, Switzerland; Pfizer, China; Pfizer, Cyprus; Pfizer, Czech Republic; Pfizer, Germany; Pfizer, Denmark; Pfizer, Ecuador; Pfizer, Spain; Pfizer, Finland; Pfizer, France; Pfizer, United Kingdom; Pfizer, Greece; Pfizer, Hong Kong; Pfizer, Hungary; Pfizer, Indonesia; Pfizer, Ireland; Pfizer, Israel; Pfizer, Iceland; Pfizer, South Korea; Pfizer, Lithuania; Pfizer, Malaysia; Pfizer, Norway; Pfizer, New Zealand; Pfizer, Peru; Pfizer, Philippines; Pfizer, Poland; Pfizer, Portugal; Pfizer, Sweden; Pfizer, Singapore; Pfizer, Slovakia; Pfizer, Thailand; Pfizer, Tunisia; Pfizer, Turkey; Pfizer, Taiwan; Pfizer, South Africa; Pfizer Japan, Japan; Pfizer Luxembourg, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Wyeth, Argentina; Wyeth, Brazil; Wyeth, Chile; Wyeth, Egypt; Wyeth, Georgia; Wyeth, Israel; Wyeth, India; Wyeth, Latvia; Wyeth, Oman; Wyeth, Romania; Wyeth, Serbia; Wyeth, Venezuela; Wyeth Lederle SPA, Italy
  • Enbrel de uz pediatric
    Wyeth, Romania
  • Enbrel Kinder und Jugendliche (pediatric)
    Pfizer, Austria
  • Enbrel Pédiatrie (pediatric)
    Pfizer, Finland
  • Etanar
    Lafrancol, Colombia
  • Infinitam
    Probiomed, Mexico
  • Yisaipu
    CP Guojian Pharmaceutical, China

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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