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Peforelin

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

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0147859-97-0

Chemical Formula

C59-H74-N18-O14

Molecular Weight

1259

Therapeutic Category

Gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonist with selective stimulation of FSH-release

Chemical Name

5-oxo-L-prolyl-L-histidyl-L-tryptophyl-L-seryl-L-histidyl-L-α-asparagyl-L-tryptophyl-L-lysyl-L-prolylglycinamide (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Peforelinum (Latin)
  • Peforelin (German)
  • Péforéline (French)
  • Peforelina (Spanish)

Brand Names

  • Maprelin (veterinary use)
    Bayer, Italy; Bayer Santé Animale, France; Provet, Switzerland; Veyx, Germany; Veyx Pharma, Belgium; Veyx-Pharma, United Kingdom; Veyx-Pharma, Ireland; Veyx-Pharma, Netherlands; WDT, Germany

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Glossary

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

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