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Protein C, Human

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

B01AD12

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0060202-16-6

Therapeutic Category

Anticoagulant agent: Thrombin inhibitor

Chemical Name

Two-chain, multi-domain glycoprotein with a molecular weight of approximately 62'000 obtained from human plasma and purified by monoclonal antibodies. Protein C is a vitamin K-dependant plasma protein involved in the regulation of hemostasis

Foreign Names

  • Protein C, human (German)
  • Prot√©ine C, humaine (French)
  • Prote√≠na C, humana (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • APC (IS)
  • Autoprothrombin IIA (IS)
  • Blood coagulation factor XIV (IS)
  • Factor XIV (IS)
  • Human plasmaprotein (IS)
  • PC (IS)
  • PROC (IS)
  • PROC1 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Beriplex P/N (Protein C, Human and Prothrombin Complex, Human; Protein S, Human)
    CSL Behring, Austria; CSL Behring, Switzerland; CSL Behring, Germany; CSL Behring, Spain; CSL Behring UK, United Kingdom
  • Ceprotin
    Baxalta, Switzerland; Baxter, Austria; Baxter, Belgium; Baxter, Czech Republic; Baxter, Spain; Baxter, Finland; Baxter, Greece; Baxter, Iceland; Baxter, Lithuania; Baxter, Poland; Baxter, Sweden; Baxter, Slovakia; Baxter, United States; Baxter-RM, Italy
  • CEPROTIN
    Baxter, Germany
  • Confidex (Protein C, Human and Protein S, Human; + Prothrombin Complex, Human)
    CSL Behring, Belgium; CSL Behring, Norway
  • Octaplas SD
    Octapharma Pharmazeutika, Austria
  • OctaplasLG
    Octapharma, Switzerland; Octapharma, Finland; Octapharma, Sweden
  • Octaplex (Protein C, Human and Prothrombin Complex, Human, + Protein S, Human)
    Octapharma, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Octapharma, Belgium; Octapharma, Spain; Octapharma, United Kingdom; Octapharma, Iceland; Octapharma, Norway; Octapharma Pharmazeutika, Austria
  • Octaplex 1000 (Protein C, Human and Prothrombin Complex, Human, + Protein S, Human)
    Octapharma, Switzerland
  • Octaplex 500 (Protein C, Human and Prothrombin Complex, Human, + Protein S, Human)
    Laboratorio Bago, Chile; Octapharma, Switzerland; Octapharma, Germany; Octapharma, Finland
  • Protexel
    LFB, France
  • Prothromplex (Protein C, Human and Prothrombin Complex, Human, + Heparin, + Antithrombin III)
    Baxter, Norway
  • Prothromplex Immuno Tim4 (Protein C, Human and Prothrombin Complex, Human, + Heparin, + Antithrombin III)
    Baxter, Spain

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