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Selexipag

In the US, Selexipag (selexipag systemic) is a member of the drug class agents for pulmonary hypertension and is used to treat Pulmonary Hypertension.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

B01AC27

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0475086-01-2

Chemical Formula

C26-H32-N4-O4-S

Molecular Weight

496

Therapeutic Categories

Treatment of pulmonary hypertension

Antiplatelet agent: selective IP Prostacyclin receptor agonist

Chemical Name

2-{4-[(5,6-diphenylpyrazin-2-yl)(propan-2-yl)amino]butoxy}-N-(methanesulfonyl)acetamide (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Selexipagum (Latin)
  • Selexipag (German)
  • Sélexipag (French)
  • Selexipag (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Selexipag (OS: JAN, USAN)
  • ACT-293987 (IS)
  • NS 304 (IS)
  • NS-304 (IS)
  • UNII-5EXC0E384L (IS)

Brand Name

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
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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