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



CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Category


Chemical Name

Polymer of urea and polypeptides derived from denatured gelatin

Foreign Names

  • Polygelinum (Latin)
  • Polygelin (German)
  • PolygÊline (French)
  • Poligelina (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Emagel
    NovaSelect, Italy
  • Haemaccel
    Dexa Medica, Indonesia; Eurostaga, Ecuador; Sanofi-Aventis, Bangladesh; Sanofi-Aventis, Thailand; Theraselect, Portugal; Hoechst, Tunisia
  • Haemaccel (veterinary use)
    Intervet, United Kingdom
  • Poligelino
    Ranbaxy, Peru


BANBritish Approved Name
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
Prop.INNProposed International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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