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Riociguat

In the US, Riociguat (riociguat systemic) is a member of the drug class vasodilators and is used to treat Pulmonary Hypertension.

US matches:

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0625115-55-1

Chemical Formula

C20-H19-F-N8-O2

Molecular Weight

422

Therapeutic Categories

Vasodilator

Treatment of pulmonary hypertension

Direct stimulator of the soluble guanylate cyclase (sGC)

Chemical Name

Methyl N-(4,6-diamino-2-[1-[(2-fluorophenyl)methyl]-1H-pyrazolo=[3,4-b]pyridin-3-yl]pyrimidin-5-yl)-N-methylcarbamate (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Riociguatum (Latin)
  • Riociguat (German)
  • Riociguat (French)
  • Riociguat (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Riociguat (OS: JAN, USAN)
  • BAY-63-2521 (IS)
  • UNII-RU3FE2Y4XI (IS)
  • Riociguat (PH: JP XVI)

Brand Names

  • Adempas
    Bayer, Belgium; Bayer, Canada; Bayer, Chile; Bayer, Denmark; Bayer, United Kingdom; Bayer, Croatia (Hrvatska); Bayer, Ireland; Bayer, Iceland; Bayer, Italy; Bayer, Poland; Bayer, Romania; Bayer, Sweden; Bayer, Slovenia; Bayer HealthCare, Finland; Bayer HealthCare, Singapore; Bayer HealthCare, United States; Bayer Pharma, Austria; Bayer Pharma, Cyprus; Bayer Santé, France; Bayer Vital, Germany; Bayer Yakuhin, Japan

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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