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Ixabepilone

In the US, Ixabepilone (ixabepilone systemic) is a member of the drug class mitotic inhibitors and is used to treat Breast Cancer and Breast Cancer - Metastatic.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

L01DC04

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0219989-84-1

Chemical Formula

C27-H42-N2-O5-S

Molecular Weight

506

Therapeutic Categories

Antineoplastic agent: Cytotoxic antibacterial

Epothilon B analogue

Chemical Names

(1S,3S,7S,10R,11S,12S,16R)-7,11-dihydroxy-8,8,10,12,16-pentametyl-3-[(E)-1-metyl-2-(2-metyltiazol-4-yl)etenyl]-17-oxa-4-azabicyclo[14.1.0]heptadecan-5,9-dion (IUPAC)

(1S,3S,7S,10R,11S,12S,16R)-7,11-dihydroxy-8,8,10,12,16-pentametyl-3-[(1E)-1-(2-metyl-1,3-tiazol-4-yl)prop-1-en-2-yl]-17-oxa-4-azabicyclo[14.1.0]heptadecane-5,9-dione (WHO)

17-Oxa-4-azabicyclo[14.1.0]heptadecane-5,9-dione, 7,11-dihydroxy-8,8,10,12,16-pentametyl-3-[(1E)-1-metyl-2-(2-metyl-4-tiazolyl)etenyl]- (1S,3S,7S,10R,11S,12S,16R)- (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Ixabepilonum (Latin)
  • Ixabepilon (German)
  • IxabĂ©pilone (French)
  • Ixabepilona (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Ixabepilone (OS: USAN, JAN)
  • Azaepothiolone B (IS)
  • BMS 247550-01 (IS: Bristol-Myers)
  • NSC-710428 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Ixempra
    Bristol Myers Squibb, Chile; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Switzerland; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Colombia; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Thailand; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Taiwan; Bristol-Myers Squibb, United States; Bristol-Myers Squibb, South Africa; Corden Pharma, Israel
  • Ixemprya
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, Mexico

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
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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