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In the US, Pomalidomide (pomalidomide systemic) is a member of the following drug classes: miscellaneous antineoplastics, other immunosuppressants and is used to treat Multiple Myeloma.

US matches:



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Antineoplastic agent

Chemical Name

4-amino-2-[(3RS)-2,6-dioxopiperidin-3-yl]-2H-isoindole-1,3-dione (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Pomalidomidum (Latin)
  • Pomalidomid (German)
  • Pomalidomide (French)
  • Pomalidomida (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Pomalidomide (OS: USAN)
  • CC-4047 (IS)
  • IMiD 3 (IS)
  • UNII-D2UX06XLB5 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Imnovid
    Celgene, Belgium; Celgene, Switzerland; Celgene, Spain; Celgene, Finland; Celgene, France; Celgene, United Kingdom; Celgene, Ireland; Celgene, Israel; Celgene, Italy; Celgene, Norway; Celgene, Poland; Celgene, Sweden; Celgene Europe, Denmark; Celgene Europe, Slovenia
    Celgene, Germany
  • Pomalidomida Celgene
    Celgene, Spain
  • Pomalyst
    Celgene, United States


ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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