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Exametazime

In the US, Exametazime (exametazime systemic) is a member of the drug class radiologic conjugating agents and is used to treat Diagnosis and Investigation.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0105613-48-7

Chemical Formula

C13-H28-N4-O2

Molecular Weight

272

Therapeutic Categories

Diagnostic agent

Radiodiagnostic agent

Chemical Name

2-Butanone, 3,3'-[(2,2-dimetyl-1,3-propanediyl)diimino]bis-, dioxime, [R*,R*-(E,E)]-(±)-

Foreign Names

  • Exametazimum (Latin)
  • Exametazim (German)
  • Examétazime (French)
  • Exametazima (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Exametazime (OS: BAN, USAN, JAN)
  • Examétazime (OS: DCF)
  • dl-HM-PAO (IS)
  • Esametazima (IS)
  • Hexametazime (IS)
  • HM-PAO (IS)
  • Technetium Tc 99m Exametazime (OS: USAN)
  • Tc 99m HM-PAO (IS)
  • Technetium Tc 99m Exametazime Injection (PH: BP 2003, Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Cerestab
    Amersham, France
  • Ceretec
    Amersham, Netherlands; GE Healthcare, Bulgaria; GE Healthcare, France; GE Healthcare, Israel; GE Healthcare, Italy; GE Healthcare, Malta; GE Healthcare, Slovenia
  • Leuco-Scint
    Medi-Radiopharma, Hungary
  • Brain-Spect
    Medi-Radiopharma, Hungary
  • Cardio-Spect
    Medi-Radiopharma, Hungary
  • Ceretec
    Amersham Health, Spain; GE Healthcare, Lithuania; GE Healthcare, Netherlands
  • Ceretec99m
    GE Healthcare, Hungary

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
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

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