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Ingenol Mebutate



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Topical antineoplastic agent

Treatment of actinic keratosis

Chemical Name

(1aR,2S,5R,5aS,6S,8aS,9R,10aR)-5,5a-dihydroxy-4-(hydroxymetyl)-1,1,7,9-tetrametyl-11-oxo-1a,2,5,5a,6,9,10,10a-octahydro-1H-2,8a-metanocyclopenta[a]cyclopropa[e][10]annulen-6-yl (2Z)-2-metylbut-2-enoate (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Ingenoli mebutas (Latin)
  • Ingenol mebutat (German)
  • Ingénol, Mébutate d' (French)
  • Ingenol, Mebutato de (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Ingenol Mebutate (OS: USAN)
  • 3-Angeloylingenol (IS)
  • Ingenol 3-angelate (IS)
  • PEP-005 (IS)
  • UNII-7686S50JAH (IS)

Brand Names

  • Picato
    LEO, Ireland; LEO, Norway; LEO Laboratories, United Kingdom; Leo Pharma, Austria; Leo Pharma, Denmark; Leo Pharma, South Korea; LEO Pharma Pty Ltd, Australia; Remedia, Croatia (Hrvatska)


ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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