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Teriflunomide

In the US, Teriflunomide (teriflunomide systemic) is a member of the drug class selective immunosuppressants and is used to treat Multiple Sclerosis.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0108605-62-5

Chemical Formula

C12-H9-F3-N2-O2

Molecular Weight

270

Therapeutic Categories

Antirheumatic agent

Immunomodulator

Treatment of multiple sclerosis, MS

Chemical Name

(Z)-2-cyano-α' α' α-trifluoro-3-hydroxy-p-crotonotoluidide (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Teriflunomidum (Latin)
  • Teriflunomid (German)
  • Tériflunomide (French)
  • Teriflunomida (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Teriflunomide (OS: USAN)
  • A 1726 (IS)
  • A 77-1726 (IS)
  • HMR 1726 (IS)
  • RS 61980 (IS)
  • SU 20 (IS)
  • UNII-1C058IKG3B (IS)

Brand Names

  • Aubagio
    Genzyme, Canada; Genzyme, Germany; Genzyme, Finland; Genzyme, France; Genzyme, Ireland; Genzyme, Italy; Genzyme, United States; Genzyme Therapeutics, United Kingdom; Sanofi, Sweden; Sanofi Aventis, Spain; Sanofi Winthrop, Macedonia; Sanofi Winthrop Industrie, Israel; Sanofi-Aventis, Austria; Sanofi-Aventis, Australia; Sanofi-Aventis, Belgium; Sanofi-Aventis, Switzerland; Sanofi-Aventis, Cyprus; Sanofi-Aventis, Denmark; Sanofi-Aventis, Iceland; Sanofi-Aventis, Norway; Sanofi-Aventis, Poland; Sanofi-Aventis, Slovenia

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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