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Fulvestrant

In the US, Fulvestrant (fulvestrant systemic) is a member of the following drug classes: estrogen receptor antagonists, hormones/antineoplastics and is used to treat Breast Cancer and Breast Cancer - Metastatic.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

L02BA03

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0129453-61-8

Chemical Formula

C32-H47-F5-O3-S

Molecular Weight

606

Therapeutic Category

Antineoplastic agent: Antiestrogen

Chemical Names

7alpha-[9-[(4,4,5,5,5-Pentafluoropentyl)sulfinyl]nonyl]estra-1,3,5(10)-triene-3,17beta-diol (WHO)

7alpha-{9-[(4,4,5,5,5-Pentafluorpentyl)sulfinyl]nonyl}estra-1,3,5(10)-trien-3,17beta-diol (IUPAC)

Estra-1,3,5(10)-triene-3,17-diol, 7-[9-[(4,4,5,5,5-pentafluoropentyl)sulfinyl]nonyl]-, (7,17)- (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Fulvestrantum (Latin)
  • Fulvestrant (German)
  • Fulvestrant (French)
  • Fulvestrant (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Fulvestrant (OS: BAN, USAN, JAN)
  • ICI 182780 (IS: Zeneca)
  • ZD 182780 (IS)
  • ZD 9238 (IS: Zeneca)
  • Zeneca 182780 (IS)
  • ZM 182780 (IS)
  • Fulvestrant (PH: BP 2016, Ph. Eur. 8, USP 38)
  • Fulvestrantum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Faslodex
    AstraZeneca, Argentina; AstraZeneca, Austria; AstraZeneca, Australia; AstraZeneca, Belgium; AstraZeneca, Brazil; AstraZeneca, Canada; AstraZeneca, Switzerland; AstraZeneca, Chile; AstraZeneca, China; AstraZeneca, Colombia; AstraZeneca, Cyprus; AstraZeneca, Czech Republic; AstraZeneca, Germany; AstraZeneca, Denmark; AstraZeneca, Egypt; AstraZeneca, Spain; AstraZeneca, Finland; AstraZeneca, France; AstraZeneca, Georgia; AstraZeneca, Greece; AstraZeneca, Hong Kong; AstraZeneca, Croatia (Hrvatska); AstraZeneca, Hungary; AstraZeneca, Ireland; AstraZeneca, Israel; AstraZeneca, Iceland; AstraZeneca, Italy; AstraZeneca, Lebanon; AstraZeneca, Lithuania; AstraZeneca, Mexico; AstraZeneca, Malaysia; AstraZeneca, Norway; AstraZeneca, New Zealand; AstraZeneca, Peru; AstraZeneca, Philippines; AstraZeneca, Poland; AstraZeneca, Portugal; AstraZeneca, Romania; AstraZeneca, Serbia; AstraZeneca, Sweden; AstraZeneca, Slovenia; AstraZeneca, Slovakia; AstraZeneca, Thailand; AstraZeneca, Tunisia; AstraZeneca, Turkey; AstraZeneca, Taiwan; AstraZeneca, United States; AstraZeneca, South Africa; AstraZeneca Singapore, Singapore; AstraZeneca UK, United Kingdom; Emra-Med Arzneimittel, Austria; Haemato Pharm, Austria; Inopha, Austria
  • Faspic
    Zambon, Georgia
  • Fulvestrant Sandoz
    Sandoz, Switzerland; Sandoz, Netherlands

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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