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Ganirelix

In the US, Ganirelix (ganirelix systemic) is a member of the drug class gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonists and is used to treat Gonadotropin Inhibition.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

H01CC01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0124904-93-4

Chemical Formula

C80-H113-Cl-N18-O13

Molecular Weight

1570

Therapeutic Category

Gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH)-1-receptor antagonist

Chemical Names

D-Alaninamide, N-acetyl-3-(1-naphtalenyl)-D-alanyl-4-chloro-D-phenylalanyl-3-(3- -pyridinyl)-D-alanyl-L-seryl-L-tyrosyl-N6-(bis(etylamino)metyle- ne)-D-lysyl-L-leucyl-N6-(bis(etylamino)metylene)-L-lysyl-L-prol- yl-

N-Acetyl-3-(2-naphtyl)-D-alanyl-p-chlor-D-phenylalanyl-3-(3-pyridyl)-D-alanyl-seryl-tyrosyl-N'-(N,N'-dietylamidino)-D-lysyl-leucyl-N'-(N,N'-dietylamidino)lysyl-prolyl-D-alaninamid (IUPAC)

N-Acetyl-3-(2-naphtyl)-D-alanyl-p-chloro-D-phenylalanyl-3-(3-pyridyl)-D-alanyl-L-seryl-L-tyrosyl-N⁶-(N,N'-dietylamidino)-D-lysyl-L-leucyl-N⁶-(N,N'-dietylamidino)-L-lysyl-L-prolyl-D-alaninamide (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Ganirelixum (Latin)
  • Ganirelix (German)
  • Ganirélix (French)
  • Ganirelix (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Ganirelix Acetate Organon
    Organon, United States
  • Ganirest
    MSD, Japan
  • Orgalutran
    Emra-Med Arzneimittel, Austria; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Austria; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Chile; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Colombia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Spain; Merck Sharp & Dohme, United Kingdom; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Greece; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Hong Kong; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Iceland; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Portugal; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Slovakia; MSD, Switzerland; MSD, Denmark; MSD, Finland; MSD, Ireland; MSD, Norway; MSD, Sweden; MSD, Thailand; MSD Belgium, Belgium; MSD Chibropharm, Germany; MSD France, France; MSD Merck Sharp & Dohme, Turkey; Organon, Czech Republic; Organon, Hungary; Organon, Israel; Organon, Lithuania; Organon, Latvia; Organon, Netherlands; Organon, Oman; Organon, Poland; Organon, Romania; Organon, Serbia; Organon, Vietnam; Schering-Plough, Argentina; Schering-Plough, Ecuador; Schering-Plough, Croatia (Hrvatska); Schering-Plough, Indonesia; Schering-Plough, Italy; Schering-Plough, Mexico; Schering-Plough, Taiwan
  • Ganirelix SUN
    Sun Pharma, Netherlands
  • Orgalutran
    Merck, Canada; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Australia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, New Zealand; Organon, Brazil; Organon, Georgia

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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