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Etoricoxib

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

M01AH05

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0202409-33-4

Chemical Formula

C18-H15-Cl-N2-O2-S

Molecular Weight

359

Therapeutic Categories

Analgesic, antipyretic and anti-inflammatory agent

Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, NSAID

Cyclo-oxygenase 2 (COX-2) inhibitor

Chemical Names

5-Chlor-6'metyl-3-[4-(metylsulfonyl)phenyl]2,3'-bipyridin (IUPAC)

5-chloro-6'-metyl-3-[p-(metylsulfonyl)phenyl]-2,3'-bipyridine (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Etoricoxibum (Latin)
  • Etoricoxib (German)
  • Etoricoxib (French)
  • Etoricoxib (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Etoricoxib (OS: BAN, USAN)
  • L 791456 (Merck) (IS)
  • MK 0663 (Merck) (IS)

Brand Names

  • Acoxxel
    Faes, Spain
  • Agietoxib
    Agimexpharm Pharmaceutical Joint Stock Company, Vietnam
  • Algix
    Gentili, Italy
  • Anexia
    Tecnoquimicas, Colombia
  • Arcox
    MAQ Pharma, Pakistan
  • Arcoxia
    Dr. Fisher Farma, Netherlands; Ecosse, Malta; EU-Pharma, Netherlands; Euro Registratie, Netherlands; Farmagon, Norway; Frosst Iberica, Lebanon; Grünenthal, Spain; M.S.D., Portugal; Merck, Egypt; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Australia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Brazil; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Chile; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Cyprus; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Ecuador; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Estonia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Georgia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Hong Kong; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Croatia (Hrvatska); Merck Sharp & Dohme, Indonesia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Italy; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Kuwait; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Lithuania; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Latvia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Macedonia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Malta; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Mexico; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Malaysia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Netherlands; Merck Sharp & Dohme, New Zealand; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Philippines; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Romania; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Serbia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Slovenia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Taiwan; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Venezuela; Merck Sharp & Dohme BV, Iceland; MSD, Costa Rica; MSD, Czech Republic; MSD, Denmark; MSD, Dominican Republic; MSD, Finland; MSD, Guatemala; MSD, Honduras; MSD, Ireland; MSD, Nicaragua; MSD, Norway; MSD, Panama; MSD, Peru; MSD, Sweden; MSD, Slovakia; MSD, El Salvador; MSD, Thailand; MSD, South Africa; MSD Argentina, Argentina; MSD Polska, Poland; MSDMerck Sharp & Dohme, Belgium; NeoFarma, Malta; Orifarm, Norway; Reactilab, Malta; Vianex, Greece
  • Arcoxia (Merck Sharp & Dohme
    China MSD, China
  • Arcoxia
    Merck Sharp & Dohme Pharma Singapore, Singapore
  • ARCOXIA
    Grünenthal, Germany
  • ARCOXIA 120mg
    Cibeles, Uruguay; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Israel
  • Arcoxia 120mg
    Grunenthal, United Kingdom; Grünenthal S.A., Luxembourg; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Austria; MSD, Bulgaria; Merck Sharp & Dohme MSD, Oman
  • ARCOXIA 30mg
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Israel
  • Arcoxia 30mg
    Grünenthal, France; Grünenthal, United Kingdom; Grünenthal S.A., Luxembourg; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Austria; MSD, Bulgaria; MSD, Switzerland; MSD Pharma, Hungary
  • ARCOXIA 60mg
    Cibeles, Uruguay; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Israel
  • Arcoxia 60mg
    Grunenthal, United Kingdom; Grünenthal, France; Grünenthal S.A., Luxembourg; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Austria; MSD, Bulgaria; MSD, Switzerland; MSD Pharma, Hungary; Orifarm, Austria; Merck Sharp & Dohme MSD, Oman
  • ARCOXIA 90mg
    Cibeles, Uruguay; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Israel
  • Arcoxia 90mg
    Grunenthal, United Kingdom; Grünenthal S.A., Luxembourg; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Austria; MSD, Bulgaria; MSD Pharma, Hungary; Merck Sharp & Dohme MSD, Oman
  • Arcoxib
    Endure Medical, Philippines
  • Bericox
    Krka, Lithuania; Krka, Latvia
  • Biksitor
    Nizhpharm, Russian Federation
  • Blokium Cox
    Casasco, Argentina
  • Cox
    Race Pharmaceuticals, India
  • Coxal
    Beta, Argentina
  • Coxerit
    Williams & Halls, Iceland
  • Coxet
    Anthus, India
  • Coxeta
    Pliva, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Coxia
    ACI, Bangladesh
  • Coxibet
    Ratnamani Healthcare, Georgia
  • Coxient
    Alvogen Malta, Iceland; Alvogen Malta, Romania; Combino, Bulgaria; Delorbis Pharmaceuticals, Bulgaria; Labormed, Bulgaria; Pharmacare, Bulgaria
  • Coxitor
    Beacon, Bangladesh; Sandoz, Estonia; Sandoz, Lithuania; Sandoz, Latvia
  • Coxolin
    Synthon, Sweden
  • Cox-Quin
    Finadiet, Argentina
  • Dolocox 120
    Baliarda, Argentina
  • Dolocox 60
    Baliarda, Argentina
  • Dolocox 90
    Baliarda, Argentina
  • Doloxib
    Pharmadox, Bulgaria; Zentiva, Bulgaria; Zentiva, Poland; Zentiva, Romania
  • Doricoxib
    Roemmers, Argentina
  • Ebov
    Glenmark, India
  • Ecox
    Alco, Bangladesh
  • Ecoxyton
    Synthon, Netherlands
  • ECT
    Mesmer, India
  • Eflam
    Apex, Bangladesh
  • Erciba
    Elpen, Greece
  • Ericox
    Abbott, Colombia
  • Erofica
    Micro HC, India
  • Eterokoxia
    EuroMedical, Georgia
  • Eticox
    East West, India
  • Etinact
    Intra, India
  • Etix
    Nova Argentia, Argentina
  • Eto
    Delta, Bangladesh
  • Etocox
    General Pharma, Bangladesh
  • Etocria-Humanity
    Mepro, Georgia; Themis Medicare, Georgia
  • Etocria-Plus [+ Rabeprazole, + Ibuprofen]
    Celogen, Georgia
  • Etody
    AHPL, India
  • Etom
    Intra, India
  • Etorica
    Micro Eros, India
  • Etorican
    Hormosan Pharma, Germany
  • Etoricox
    Kaizen Pharma, Pakistan; Lek, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Etoricox-AbZ
    AbZ-Pharma, Germany
  • Etoricox-HEXAL
    Hexal, Germany
  • Etoricoxib
    Accord Healthcare, United Kingdom; Aurobindo Pharma - Milpharm, United Kingdom; Brown & Burk UK, United Kingdom; Crescent, United Kingdom; Generic Partners UK, United Kingdom; Gerard, Ireland; Rontis, Greece; Zentiva, United Kingdom; Cipla EU, United Kingdom
  • Etoricoxib Actavis
    Actavis, Lithuania; Actavis, Sweden; Actavis Baltics Eesti, Estonia
  • Etoricoxib Actavis 120mg
    Balkanpharma-Dupnitsa, Bulgaria
  • Etoricoxib Actavis 30mg
    Balkanpharma-Dupnitsa, Bulgaria
  • Etoricoxib Actavis 60mg
    Balkanpharma-Dupnitsa, Bulgaria
  • Etoricoxib Actavis 90mg
    Balkanpharma-Dupnitsa, Bulgaria
  • Etoricoxib AL
    Aliud Pharma, Germany
  • Etoricoxib Alchemia
    Actavis Group, Sweden
  • Etoricoxib Alter
    Alter, Spain; Alter, Portugal
  • Etoricoxib Amneal
    Amneal, Netherlands; Amneal Nordic, Sweden
  • Etoricoxib Apotex
    Apotex, Spain
  • Etoricoxib Aurobindo
    Aurobindo, Netherlands; Aurobindo Pharma Romania, Romania
  • Etoricoxib Aurovitas
    Aurovitas, Spain
  • Etoricoxib Azevedos
    Azevedos, Portugal
  • Etoricoxib beta
    Betapharm, Germany
  • Etoricoxib Bluepharma
    Bluepharma, Portugal
  • Etoricoxib Bristol
    Bristol Labs, Netherlands
  • Etoricoxib Brown
    Brown & Burk, Sweden
  • Etoricoxib CF
    Centrafarm, Netherlands
  • Etoricoxib Chanelle Medical
    Chanelle Medical, Malta; Chanelle Medical, Romania
  • Etoricoxib Cinfa
    Cinfa, Spain
  • Etoricoxib Combix
    Combix, Spain
  • Etoricoxib DOC Generici
    DOC Generici, Netherlands
  • Etoricoxib Farmoz
    Farmoz, Portugal
  • Etoricoxib generic partners
    Generic Partners UK Ltd, Netherlands
  • Etoricoxib Glenmark
    Glenmark, Germany; Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Europe Limited, Netherlands
  • Etoricoxib Heumann
    Heumann, Germany
  • Etoricoxib Kern Pharma
    Kern Pharma, Spain
  • Etoricoxib Krka
    KRKA, Belgium; KRKA, Denmark; KRKA, Finland; KRKA, Sweden; KRKA Farmaceutica, Spain; Krka, d.d., Novo mesto, Iceland
  • Etoricoxib Libra-Pharm
    Libra-Pharm, Germany
  • Etoricoxib Mabo
    Mabo, Spain
  • Etoricoxib Micro Labs
    Micro Labs, Germany
  • Etoricoxib Mint
    Mint Health Limited, Malta
  • Etoricoxib MK
    MK, Colombia
  • Etoricoxib Mylan
    Mylan, Spain; Mylan, Italy; Mylan, Netherlands; Mylan, Portugal; Mylan dura, Germany
  • Etoricoxib Normon
    Normon, Spain
  • Etoricoxib Orion
    Orion, Norway; Orion Pharma, Sweden
  • Etoricoxib Pensa
    Pensa Pharma, Spain
  • Etoricoxib Pentafarma
    Pentafarma, Portugal
  • Etoricoxib Pharmakern
    Pharmakern, Portugal
  • Etoricoxib Pharmaswiss
    PharmaSwiss Ceska, Romania
  • Etoricoxib PUREN
    PUREN Pharma, Germany
  • Etoricoxib Ratiopharm
    Ratiopharm, Spain; Ratiopharm, Portugal
  • Etoricoxib Sandoz
    Sandoz, Belgium; Sandoz, Italy; Sandoz, Netherlands; Sandoz, Norway; Sandoz, Sweden; Sandoz, Thailand; Sandoz España, Spain
  • Etoricoxib Sandoz 90mg
    Pharmacare, Bulgaria; Salutas Pharma, Bulgaria
  • Etoricoxib Sandoz 120mg
    Pharmacare, Bulgaria; Salutas Pharma, Bulgaria
  • Etoricoxib Sandoz 30mg
    Pharmacare, Bulgaria; Salutas Pharma, Bulgaria
  • Etoricoxib Sandoz 60mg
    Pharmacare, Bulgaria; Salutas Pharma, Bulgaria
  • Etoricoxib Sandoz Farmacêutica
    Sandoz, Portugal
  • Etoricoxib Sigillata
    Actavis, Sweden
  • Etoricoxib Stada
    STADA, Germany; STADA, Spain; STADA, Romania; STADA Nordic, Sweden
  • Etoricoxib TAD
    TAD, Portugal
  • Etoricoxib Terapia
    Terapia, Romania
  • Etoricoxib Teva
    Merckle, Bulgaria; Pliva, Bulgaria; Teva, Bulgaria; Teva, Bulgaria; Teva, Bulgaria; Teva, Bulgaria; Teva, Spain; Teva, Lithuania; Teva, Latvia; Teva, Malta; Teva, Sweden; Teva Eesti, Estonia; Teva Nederland, Netherlands; Teva Operations Poland, Bulgaria; Teva Pharma, Bulgaria; Teva Pharma, Portugal; Teva Romania, Romania
  • Etoricoxib USV
    USV Europe, United Kingdom
  • Etoricoxib Viso
    Viso Farmaceutica, Spain
  • Etoricoxib Zentiva
    Sanofi Malta, Malta; Zentiva, Estonia; Zentiva, Lithuania; Zentiva, Latvia; Zentiva, Portugal; Zentiva Pharma, Germany
  • Etoricoxib Zydus
    Zydus France, Poland
  • Étoricoxib Zydus France
    Zydus, France
  • Etoricoxib-ratiopharm
    ratiopharm, Germany
  • Etorikoksib Sandoz
    Sandoz, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Etorimed
    Novamed, Colombia
  • Etorix
    Eskayef, Bangladesh
  • Etoshine
    Sun Pharma, Myanmar
  • Etox
    Hallmark, Bangladesh; Systemic, India
  • Etoxib
    Globe, Bangladesh; Hiranis Pharma, Pakistan; Krka, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Krka, Estonia; Krka, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Etoxx
    Pharma Roy, Peru
  • Etoz
    Zodak, India
  • Etoz-P [+ Paracetamol]
    Zodak, India
  • Etrozac
    Pharmazac SA, Greece
  • Evetore
    Synthon, Netherlands
  • Exib
    Millimed, Thailand
  • Exinef
    MSD, Peru; Neopharmed, Italy
  • Exxiv
    Bial, Portugal; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Serbia; Rovi, Spain
  • Flexidron
    Glomed Pharmaceutical Company, Vietnam
  • Flogocox
    Bago, Argentina
  • Gerocoxan
    G.L. Pharma, Romania
  • Halliztolva
    Sigillata, Sweden
  • Hetori
    Merck, Brazil
  • Hicox
    Systopic, India
  • Ifydrox
    Sanify, India
  • Imesol
    Terapia, Romania
  • Kempo
    Ivax, Argentina
  • Kingcox
    Cadila HC, India
  • Kostarox
    Cadila, Georgia; Lek, Slovenia; Sandoz, Croatia (Hrvatska); Sandoz, Romania
  • Kostarox 120mg
    Pharmacare, Bulgaria; Salutas Pharma, Bulgaria
  • Kostarox 30mg
    Pharmacare, Bulgaria; Salutas Pharma, Bulgaria
  • Kostarox 60mg
    Pharmacare, Bulgaria; Salutas Pharma, Bulgaria
  • Kostarox 90mg
    Pharmacare, Bulgaria; Salutas Pharma, Bulgaria
  • Kretos
    Glenmark, India
  • Lexib
    Coaspharma, Colombia
  • L-Kon
    Laksun, India
  • Narox
    Delorbis, Malta
  • Novlen
    Catedral, Paraguay
  • Nucoxia
    Zydus Cadila, India; Zydus Cadila, Myanmar
  • Nucoxia-MR [+ Thiocolchicoside]
    Zydus Cadila, India
  • Nucoxia-P [+ Paracetamol]
    Zydus Cadila, India
  • Nucoxia-SP [+ Serrapeptase]
    Zydus Cadila, India
  • Oricox
    Incepta, Bangladesh
  • Oxidraxib
    PharmaSwiss, Estonia; PharmaSwiss, Greece; PharmaSwiss, Lithuania; PharmaSwiss, Latvia; PharmaSwiss, Netherlands; PharmaSwiss, Slovenia
  • Panecox
    SRS Pharmaceuticals PVT LTD, Myanmar
  • Retoz
    Dr. Reddy's, India
  • Ribox
    Beximco, Bangladesh
  • Rito
    Opsonin, Bangladesh; Opsonin, Georgia
  • R-Kon
    Rass, India
  • Roticox
    KRKA, Bulgaria; KRKA, Romania; TAD, Bulgaria
  • Setorib
    Acme, Bangladesh
  • Tauxib
    Addenda Pharma, Italy
  • Torixib
    Qualigen, Spain
  • Tory
    Square, Bangladesh
  • Tro
    Rishab, India
  • Tro-P [+ Paracetamol]
    Rishab, India
  • Troxyn
    Prime Meditek, India
  • Turox
    M.S.D., Portugal
  • Xibra
    Aristopharma, Bangladesh
  • Xibra-90
    Sahar Int'l, Philippines
  • Xibraz-60
    Aristopharma, Vietnam
  • Xibraz-90
    Aristopharma, Vietnam
  • Xumer
    Raffo, Argentina

Glossary

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

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