In the US, Flucytosine (flucytosine systemic) is a member of the drug class miscellaneous antifungals and is used to treat Candida Urinary Tract Infection, Candidemia, Cryptococcal Meningitis - Immunocompetent Host, Cryptococcal Meningitis - Immunosuppressed Host, Cryptococcosis, Fungal Endocarditis and Systemic Fungal Infection.
ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)
CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)
- Flucytosinum (Latin)
- Flucytosin (German)
- Flucytosine (French)
- Flucitosina (Spanish)
- Flucitosina (OS: DCIT)
- Flucytosine (OS: BAN, USAN, JAN, DCF)
- 5-FC (IS)
- 5-Fluorocytosine (IS)
- Ro 2-9915 (IS: Roche)
- Flucitosina (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
- Flucytosin (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
- Flucytosine (PH: BP 2016, JP XVI, Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4, USP 38)
- Flucytosinum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4)
A. Menarini, Hong Kong; ICN, United States
Kyowa Yakuhin, Japan; Meda, Denmark; Meda, France; Meda, Ireland; Meda, Italy; Meda, Netherlands; Meda, Sweden; Meda Pharm, Austria; MEDA Pharma, Switzerland; MEDA Pharma, Germany; Meda Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom; PharmaSwiss, Poland; Valeant, Australia
- Ancotil 1%
- Flucytosine - Tai Sheng Pharm
Taisheng Pharmaceutical, China
- Flucytosine Oceanside
Oceanside Pharmaceutcals, United States
TTY Biopharm, Taiwan
|BAN||British Approved Name|
|DCF||Dénomination Commune Française|
|DCIT||Denominazione Comune Italiana|
|JAN||Japanese Accepted Name|
|Rec.INN||Recommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)|
|USAN||United States Adopted Name|
Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.
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