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Teduglutide

In the US, Teduglutide (teduglutide systemic) is a member of the drug class miscellaneous GI agents and is used to treat Short Bowel Syndrome.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

A16AX08

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0197922-42-2

Chemical Formula

C164-H252-N44-O55-S

Molecular Weight

3752

Therapeutic Category

Drug acting on the gastrointestinal system

Chemical Name

[2-glycine](1-33)-Peptide 2 analogue of human glucagon (GLP-2) (WHO )

Foreign Names

  • Teduglutidum (Latin)
  • Teduglutid (German)
  • T├ęduglutide (French)
  • Teduglutida (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Teduglutide (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • (Gly2)GLP-2 (IS)
  • ALX 0600 (IS)
  • UNII-7M19191IKG (IS)

Brand Names

  • Gattex
    NPS Pharmaceuticals, United States
  • Neotex
    Neopharm, Israel
  • Revertive
    Nycomed, Spain
  • Revestive
    NPS, Denmark; NPS Pharma, Germany; NPS Pharma, Sweden; NPS Pharma Holdings, Poland; NPS Pharma UK, United Kingdom; NPS Pharma UK Ltd., Ireland; Nycomed, Lithuania; Shire, France

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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