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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Hepatoprotective agent

Chemical Name

L-Proline, 5-oxo-, compd. wit 5-hydroxy-6-metylpyridine-3,4-dimetanol (1:1)

Foreign Name

  • Metadoxin (German)

Generic Name

  • Pyridoxine pyrrolidonecarboxylate (IS)

Brand Names

  • Abisin
    Abbott, Philippines
  • Alcoliv
    Sun, India
  • Alcotel
    Ilyang, South Korea
  • GanXin
    QiDu Pharmaceutical, China
  • Lacticare [+ Lactic Acid, + Hydrocortisone]
    Stiefel, Pakistan
  • Metadoxil
    Baldacci, Georgia; Baldacci, Italy; Baldacci, Lithuania; Doppel, Georgia; Eurodrug, Colombia; Eurodrug, Hungary; Eurodrug, Thailand; Micro HC, India
  • Necroxil
    Incobra, Colombia
  • Viboliv
    Dr. Reddy's, India
  • Xin Li De
    Zhenyuan Pharm, China


ISInofficial Synonym

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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