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Lomitapide

In the US, Lomitapide (lomitapide systemic) is a member of the drug class miscellaneous antihyperlipidemic agents and is used to treat High Cholesterol and High Cholesterol - Familial Homozygous.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

C10AX12

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0182431-12-5

Chemical Formula

C39-H37-F6-N3-O2

Molecular Weight

693

Therapeutic Categories

Lipid lowering agent

MTTP (microsomal triglyceride transfer protein) inhibitor

Chemical Name

N-(2,2,2-trifluoroetyl)-9-(4-{4-[4'-(trifluorometyl)[1,1'-biphenyl]-2-carboxamido]piperidin-1-yl}butyl)-9H-fluorene-9-carboxamide (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Lomitapidum (Latin)
  • Lomitapid (German)
  • Lomitapide (French)
  • Lomitapida (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Lomitapide (OS)
  • AEGR-733 (IS)
  • BMS 201038 (IS)
  • UNII-82KUB0583F (IS)
  • Lomitapide Mesylate (OS: USAN)
  • BMS-201038-04 (IS)
  • UNII-X4S83CP54E (IS)

Brand Names

  • Lojuxta
    Aageron, Spain; Aegerion, Sweden
  • Juxtapid
    Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, United States
  • Lojuxta
    Aegerion, Germany; Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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