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Parnaparin Sodium



CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Categories

Anticoagulant agent

Heparin, low molecular weight - LMWH

Chemical Name

Sodium salt of low molecular weight heparin obtained by radical-catalyzed depolymerization, wit heparin from bovine or pork intestinal mucosa

Foreign Names

  • Parnaparinum natricum (Latin)
  • Parnaparin-Natrium (German)
  • Parnaparine sodique (French)
  • Parnaparina sodica (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Parnaparin Sodium (OS: BAN, JAN)
  • Barnaparin Sodium (IS)
  • Heparin, low-molecular-weight (IS)
  • OP 21-23 (IS)
  • Parnaparin Sodium (PH: BP 2018, JP XVII)
  • Parnaparin sodium (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Parnaparine sodique (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Parnaparin-Natrium (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Parnaparinum natricum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names

  • Fluxum
    Alfa Wassermann, Bulgaria; Alfa Wassermann, Poland; Alfa Wassermann, Russian Federation; Alfa Wassermann, Turkey; Alfasigma, Italy; Pratapa Nirmala/Fahrenheit, Indonesia; USV, India
  • Hibor
    Elder, India
  • Lowhepa
    AY Pharma, Japan
  • Minihepa
    Fuso Pharmaceutical, Japan; ILS Ito Life Sciences, Japan
  • Thromboparin
    Angelini Pharma, Greece
  • Zoltar
    Alfa Biotech, Italy


BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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