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Lutropin Alfa

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

In the US, Lutropin Alfa (lutropin alfa systemic) is a member of the drug class gonadotropins and is used to treat Female Infertility and Follicle Stimulation.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

G03GA07

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0152923-57-4

Therapeutic Category

Pituitary gonadotropin: Recombinant luteinizing hormone (LH)

Chemical Name

Luteinizing hormone (human alpha-subunit reduced), complex with luteinizing hormone (human beta-subunit reduced), glycoform alpha (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Lutropinum alfa (Latin)
  • Lutropin alfa (German)
  • Lutropine alfa (French)
  • Lutropina alfa (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Lutropin Alfa (OS: BAN, USAN)
  • Lutropine alfa (OS: DCF)
  • LHadi (IS)
  • Luteinizing hormone, recombinant (IS)
  • r-hLH (IS)

Brand Names

  • Lebaode (Lutropin Alfa and Urofollitropin)
    Livzon Zhuhai, China
  • Luveris
    EMD Serono, Canada; Merck, Belgium; Merck, Switzerland; Merck, Chile; Merck, Ecuador; Merck, Finland; Merck, Hong Kong; Merck, Croatia (Hrvatska); Merck, Hungary; Merck, Indonesia; Merck, South Korea; Merck, Netherlands; Merck, Philippines; Merck, Serbia; Merck, Sweden; Merck, Slovakia; Merck S.L., Spain; Merck Sereno, Latvia; Merck Serono, Argentina; Merck Serono, Austria; Merck Serono, Australia; Merck Serono, China; Merck Serono, Czech Republic; Merck Serono, Germany; Merck Serono, Denmark; Merck Serono, France; Merck Serono, United Kingdom; Merck Serono, Ireland; Merck Serono, Italy; Merck Serono, Norway; Merck Serono, Poland; Merck Serono, Portugal; Merck Serono, Romania; Merck Serono, Taiwan; Merck Serono, South Africa; Merck Specialties, India; Serono, Greece; Serono, Israel; Serono, Tunisia; Serono Europe, Lithuania
  • Luveris-75
    Merck, Turkey
  • P.L.H. (veterinary use)
    Intervet, United States
  • Pergoveris (Lutropin Alfa and Follicle Stimulating Hormone)
    Merck Serono, Malaysia
  • Pergoveris (Lutropin Alfa and Follitropin Alfa)
    Merck, Belgium; Merck, Switzerland; Merck, Chile; Merck, Finland; Merck, Hong Kong; Merck, Croatia (Hrvatska); Merck, Hungary; Merck, Netherlands; Merck, Serbia; Merck, Slovakia; Merck KGaA, Vietnam; Merck Serono, Argentina; Merck Serono, Austria; Merck Serono, Germany; Merck Serono, Denmark; Merck Serono, France; Merck Serono, United Kingdom; Merck Serono, Georgia; Merck Serono, Ireland; Merck Serono, Israel; Merck Serono, Italy; Merck Serono, Norway; Merck Serono, Portugal; Merck Serono, Romania; Merck Serono, South Africa; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Spain; Serono, Greece; Serono Europe, Lithuania; Merck, Mexico; Merck Merck Serono Division, Singapore
  • Stimufol (Lutropin Alfa and Follicle Stimulating Hormone (veterinary use))
    Reprobiol, Belgium; Reprobiol, France

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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