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Miglustat

In the US, Miglustat (miglustat systemic) is a member of the drug class miscellaneous metabolic agents and is used to treat Gaucher Disease.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

A16AX06

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0072599-27-0

Chemical Formula

C10-H21-N-O4

Molecular Weight

219

Therapeutic Categories

Glycosylceramide synthase inhibitor

Treatment of Gaucher disease and Niemann-Pick disease

Chemical Name

(2R,3R,4R,5S)-1-butyl-2-(hydroxymetyl)piperidine-3,4,5-triol

Foreign Names

  • Miglustatum (Latin)
  • Miglustat (German)
  • Miglustat (French)
  • Miglustat (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Miglustat (OS: USAN, BAN, JAN)
  • OGT 918 (IS: OxfordGlycoSci)
  • SC 48334 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Brazaves
    Actelion Pharmaceuticals, Japan
  • Miglustat Bluefish
    Bluefish Pharma, Sweden
  • Zavesca
    Actelion, Australia; Actelion, Belgium; Actelion, Canada; Actelion, Switzerland; Actelion, Czech Republic; Actelion, Germany; Actelion, Denmark; Actelion, Spain; Actelion, Finland; Actelion, France; Actelion, Greece; Actelion, Hungary; Actelion, Ireland; Actelion, Israel; Actelion, Italy; Actelion, Lithuania; Actelion, Netherlands; Actelion, Norway; Actelion, Poland; Actelion, Portugal; Actelion, Turkey; Actelion, United States; Actelion Pharmaceuticals, Russian Federation; Actelion Pharmaceuticals, Sweden; Actelion Pharmaceuticals UK, Austria; Actelion Pharmaceuticals UK, United Kingdom; Biotoscana, Colombia; Biotoscana Farma, Chile; Galen, Taiwan; Medis Adria, Croatia (Hrvatska)

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Glossary

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

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