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Nafarelin

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

In the US, Nafarelin (nafarelin systemic) is a member of the drug class gonadotropin releasing hormones and is used to treat Endometriosis and Precocious Puberty.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

H01CA02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0076932-56-4

Chemical Formula

C66-H83-N17-O13

Molecular Weight

1322

Therapeutic Category

Gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH) agonist

Chemical Name

5-Oxo-L-prolyl-L-histidyl-L-tryptophyl-L-seryl-L-tyrosyl-3-(2-naphtyl)-D-alanyl-L-leucyl-L-arginyl-L-prolylglycinamide

Foreign Names

  • Nafarelinum (Latin)
  • Nafarelin (German)
  • Nafaréline (French)
  • Nafarelina (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Gonazon (veterinary use)
    Intervet, Poland
  • Nafarelil 0.2%
    Fuji Seiyaku, Japan
  • Nasanyl 0.2%
    Pfizer Japan, Japan
  • Synarel
    Farmagon, Norway; Neolpharma, Israel; Pfizer, Australia; Pfizer, Bulgaria; Pfizer, Brazil; Pfizer, Canada; Pfizer, Czech Republic; Pfizer, France; Pfizer, Ireland; Pfizer, Netherlands; Pfizer U.S., United States; Pharmacia, United Kingdom; Seid, Spain
  • Synarela
    Pfizer, Germany; Pfizer, Denmark; Pfizer, Finland; Pfizer, Iceland; Pfizer, Norway; Pfizer, Sweden
  • Synrelin
    Pfizer, Argentina
  • Synrelina
    Pfizer, Switzerland

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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