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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Category

Glycopeptide antibacterial

Chemical Name

Antibiotic complex obtained from cultures of Actinoplanes teichomyceticus, or te same substance produced by oter means. Comprised of 5 major components differented by a specific fatty acid moiety.

Foreign Names

  • Teicoplaninum (Latin)
  • Teicoplanin (German)
  • Téicoplanine (French)
  • Teicoplanina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Teicoplanin (OS: USAN, BAN, JAN)
  • Teicoplanina (OS: DCIT)
  • Téicoplanine (OS: DCF)
  • A 8327 (IS)
  • DL 507-IT (IS)
  • L 12507 (IS)
  • MDL 507 (MerrellDow) (IS)
  • Teichomycin A₂ (IS)
  • Teicoplanin (PH: BP 2018, JP XVII, Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Téicoplanine (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Teicoplaninum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names

  • Aspen Teicoplanin
    Aspen Pharmacare, South Africa
  • Bactomax
    Cristália, Brazil
  • Coplanin
    Vem Ilaç, Turkey
  • Fada Teicoplanina
    Fada Pharma, Argentina
  • Jialixin
    Xinchang Medicine & Chemical Co Ltd, China
  • Kirom
    Eurofarma, Brazil
  • Planitec
    Lek, Bulgaria; Salutas Pharma, Bulgaria
  • Platico
    Health Biotech, India
  • Spec Teicoplanin
    Specpharm, South Africa
  • Talinac
    Demo, Greece
  • Taplanin
    Merck Serono, Taiwan
  • Tapocin
    CJ Cheil Jedang, China
  • Tarbiglem
    Cryopharma, Mexico
  • Tarconin
    Standard, Taiwan
  • Targocid
    Aventis, Poland; Eureco-Pharma, Netherlands; Euro Registratie, Netherlands; Gruppolepetit, Oman; JV Healthcare Limited, Malta; Orifarm, Netherlands; Orifarm, Norway; Sanofi, Denmark; Sanofi, United Kingdom; Sanofi, Ireland; Sanofi, Japan; Sanofi, Sweden; Sanofi Aventis, Chile; Sanofi Aventis, China; Sanofi Aventis, Tunisia; Sanofi Belgium, Belgium; Sanofi Malta, Malta; Sanofi Oy, Finland; Sanofi Romania, Romania; Sanofi-Aventis, Argentina; Sanofi-Aventis, Australia; Sanofi-Aventis, Bulgaria; Sanofi-Aventis, Czech Republic; Sanofi-Aventis, Egypt; Sanofi-Aventis, Spain; Sanofi-Aventis, France; Sanofi-Aventis, Hong Kong; Sanofi-Aventis, Indonesia; Sanofi-Aventis, Kuwait; Sanofi-Aventis, Lebanon; Sanofi-Aventis, Macedonia; Sanofi-Aventis, Malaysia; Sanofi-Aventis, Norway; Sanofi-Aventis, New Zealand; Sanofi-Aventis, Paraguay; Sanofi-Aventis, Serbia; Sanofi-Aventis, Singapore; Sanofi-Aventis, Slovakia; Sanofi-Aventis, Thailand; Sanofi-Aventis, Turkey; Sanofi-Aventis, Taiwan; Sanofi-Aventis, Uruguay; Sanofi-Aventis, Venezuela; Sanofi-Aventis, Vietnam; Sanofi-Aventis, South Africa; Sanofi-Aventis Farmaceutica, Brazil; Sanofi-Aventis Netherlands, Netherlands; Vianex, Greece
  • Targocid 100mg
    Sanofi-Aventis, Austria; Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland, Germany
  • Targocid 200mg
    Sanofi, Germany; Sanofi Belgium, Luxembourg; Sanofi Israel, Israel; Sanofi-Aventis, Austria; Sanofi-Aventis, Switzerland
  • Targocid 400 mg
    Sanofi-Aventis, Hungary
  • Targocid 400mg
    Sanofi, Germany; Sanofi Belgium, Luxembourg; Sanofi-Aventis, Austria; Sanofi-Aventis, Switzerland
  • Targoplanin
    Hikma, Lebanon; Hikma, Tunisia
  • Targosid
    Lepetit, Italy
  • Teconin
    Biocon, India
  • Tecopin
    Nang Kuang, Taiwan
  • Tecosid
    Oriental, Taiwan
  • Teico
    Medis, Tunisia
  • Teicocid
    Li Ta, Taiwan; Libra, Paraguay; Libra, Uruguay
  • Teicod
    CCPC, Taiwan
  • Teicoin
    Oriental, Taiwan
  • Teicomid
    Sanofi-Aventis, Italy
  • Teicon
    Union, Taiwan
  • Teiconin
    Gentle, Taiwan; Shinlin Sinseng, Taiwan
  • Teicoplanin
    Daiko Seiyaku, Japan; Fuji Seiyaku, Japan; Generics UK, United Kingdom; Meiji Seika Pharma, Japan; Mylan Seiyaku, Japan; Nichi-Iko Pharmaceutical, Japan; Noridem, Greece; Sawai Seiyaku, Japan; Shiono Kemikaru, Japan; Takeda Teva Pharma, Japan; Towa Yakuhin, Japan; Nipro Pharma Nipurofama, Japan
  • Teicoplanin Accordpharm
    Accord Healthcare, Malta
  • Teicoplanin Altan
    Altan Pharma, United Kingdom
  • Teicoplanin Labatec 200mg
    Labatec Pharma, Switzerland
  • Teicoplanin Noriderm 200mg
    Noridem, Austria
  • Teicoplanin Noriderm 400mg
    Noridem, Austria
  • Teicoplanin Sandoz
    Sandoz, Australia; Sandoz, Romania; Sandoz, Sweden
  • Teicoplanin Sandoz 100mg
    Sandoz, Austria
  • Teicoplanin Sandoz 200mg
    Sandoz, Austria
  • Teicoplanin Sandoz 400mg
    Sandoz, Austria
  • Teicoplanina
    Eurofarma, Brazil
  • Teicoplanina 400mg Richet
    Richet, Paraguay
  • Teicoplanina ABL
    ABL, Brazil
  • Teicoplanina Accord
    Accord, Spain
  • Teicoplanina Northia
    Northia, Argentina
  • Teicoplanina Richet
    Pharmaceutical, Venezuela; Richet, Argentina; Richet, Uruguay
  • Teicoplanina Sala
    Ramon Sala, Spain
  • Teicoplanine Hikma
    Hikma Farmaceutica, Netherlands
  • Teicoplanine Sandoz
    Sandoz, Netherlands
  • Teicoplanin-TF
    JLLC TriplePharm, Georgia
  • Teicoston
    Blau, Brazil
  • Teicox
    Richmond, Argentina
  • Teiplamil
    Vocate, Greece
  • Teiplan
    União Química, Brazil
  • Teiyu
    Tai Yu, Taiwan
  • Tekosit
    Koçak, Turkey
  • Teoplan
    Bilim, Turkey
  • Terbiox
    Rivero, Argentina
  • Tergocin
    Incepta, Bangladesh
  • Ticocin
    Cipla, Venezuela
  • Tigein
    Panbiotic, Taiwan
  • T-Planin
    Glenmark, India
  • Zicoplanin
    Macleods, India


BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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