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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Categories

Anticoagulant agent: Fibrinolytic enzyme

Debriding agent

Chemical Name

A proteolytic enzyme which converts fibrin into soluble products. Derived either from human plasma or from cattle (bovine fibrinolysin). The Structure consists of two polypeptide chains connected by two disulfide bonds. The heavy (A) chain (Mol wt about 6

Foreign Names

  • Fibrinolysinum (Latin)
  • Fibrinolysin (German)
  • Fibrinolysine (French)
  • Fibrinolysina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Actase (IS)
  • Fibrinase (IS)
  • Plasmin (IS)
  • Serum tryptase (IS)
  • Thrombolysin (IS)
  • Fibrinase (IS)
  • Plasmin vom Rind (IS)
  • Plasmin, bovine (IS)
  • Plasmine bovine (IS)

Brand Names

  • Elase (Fibrinolysin and Deoxyribonuclease I)
    Pfizer, Malaysia
  • Fibrolan (Fibrinolysin and Deoxyribonuclease I)
    Pfizer, Poland; Pfizer Luxembourg, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Saibai
    Saisheng Pharmaceutical, China
  • Fibrolan (Fibrinolysin and Deoxyribonuclease I)
    Pfizer, Switzerland; Pfizer, Slovakia


ISInofficial Synonym

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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