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



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Antineoplastic agent

Chemical Name

4-[(4-Metylpiperazin-1-yl)metyl]-N-(4-metyl-3-{[4-(pyridin-3-yl)-1,3-tiazol-2-yl]amino}phenyl)benzamide (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Masitinibum (Latin)
  • Masitinib (German)
  • Masitinib (French)
  • Masitinib (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • AB 1010 (IS)
  • AB 1010 (IS)
  • Masitinib mesylate (IS)
  • Masitinib methanesulfonate (IS)

Brand Names

  • Masivet [veterinary use]
    AB Science, United Kingdom; AB Science, Poland; Centre Spécialités Pharmaceutiques, Estonia
  • Masivet 150mg [veterinary use]
    AB Science, France
  • Masivet 50mg [veterinary use]
    AB Science, France
  • Kinavet-CA1 [veterinary use]
    AB Science, United States
  • Masivet [veterinary use]
    AB Science, Belgium; AB Science, Iceland
  • Masivet 50 mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    AB Science, Netherlands


ISInofficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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