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Pimecrolimus

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

D11AH02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0137071-32-0

Chemical Formula

C43-H68-Cl-N-O11

Molecular Weight

810

Therapeutic Categories

Dermatological agent

Immunosuppressant

Antipruritic agent

Chemical Name

(1R,9S,12S,13R,14S,17R,18E,21S,23S,24R,25S,27R)-12-[(E)-2-[(1R,3R,4S)-4-Chloro-metoxycyclohexyl]-1-metylvinyl]-8-etyl-5,6,8,11,12,13,14,15,16,17,18,19,24,25,26,26a-hexadecahydro-5,19-dihydroxy-14,16-dimetoxy-4,10,12,18-tetrametyl-15,19-epoxy-3H-pyrido[2,1 (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Pimecrolimusum (Latin)
  • Pimecrolimus (German)
  • Pimecrolimus (French)
  • Pimecrolimus (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Pimecrolimus (OS: USAN, BAN, JAN)
  • 33-Epi-chloro-33-desoxyascomycin (IS)
  • ASM 981 (IS)
  • Elidel (IS)
  • SDZ ASM 981 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Aregen
    Meda Pharm, Greece
  • Elidel
    A. Menarini, Singapore; Combiphar, Indonesia; Meda, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Meda, Belgium; Meda, Denmark; Meda, Estonia; Meda, Finland; Meda, Hungary; Meda, Iceland; Meda, Italy; Meda, Latvia; Meda, Malta; Meda, Netherlands; Meda, Norway; Meda, Poland; Meda, Romania; Meda, Sweden; Meda, Turkey; Meda Pharm, Austria; Meda Pharm, Greece; Meda Pharma, Czech Republic; Meda Pharma, Thailand; Meda Pharma Sau, Spain; Meda Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom; Meda Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd, Australia; Medcor, Netherlands; Medical Intertrade, Croatia (Hrvatska); Novartis, Argentina; Novartis, Bangladesh; Novartis, Brazil; Novartis, Chile; Novartis, China; Novartis, Ecuador; Novartis, Israel; Novartis, Lebanon; Novartis, Oman; Novartis, Serbia; Novartis, Taiwan; Novartis, Venezuela; Novartis AH, South Africa; Novartis Healthcare, Philippines; SIA Meda Pharma, Lithuania; Valeant, United States; Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Canada; Viatris, Portugal
  • Elidel 1%
    MEDA Pharma, Switzerland; Meda Pharmaceuticals, Cyprus; Novartis, Egypt; Novartis, New Zealand
  • Rizan
    Meda Pharma Sau, Spain

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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