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In the US, Leucovorin (leucovorin systemic) is a member of the drug class antidotes and is used to treat Anemia - Megaloblastic, Colorectal Cancer, Folic Acid Antagonist Overdose, Methotrexate Overdosage, Methotrexate Rescue, Pneumocystis Pneumonia, Pneumocystis Pneumonia Prophylaxis, Toxoplasmosis and Toxoplasmosis - Prophylaxis.

US matches:

Ingredient matches for Leucovorin

Folinic Acid

Leucovorin (BAN) is also known as Folinic Acid (BAN)

Calcium Folinate

Calcium Folinate is reported as an ingredient of Leucovorin in the following countries:

  • China
  • Greece
  • Israel
  • Japan

Calcium Folinate pentahydrate (a derivative of Calcium Folinate) is reported as an ingredient of Leucovorin in the following countries:

  • Germany
  • Greece


BANBritish Approved Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

Important Notice: The international database is in BETA release. This means it is still under development and may contain inaccuracies. It is not intended as a substitute for the expertise and judgement of your physician, pharmacist or other healthcare professional. It should not be construed to indicate that the use of any medication in any country is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Consult with your healthcare professional before taking any medication.

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