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Analogue of vasopressin (antidiuretic hormone, ADH)

Chemical Names

N-[N-(N-Glycylglycyl)glycyl]-8-L-lysine vasopreβin (WHO)

N-[N-(N-Glycylglycyl)glycyl]-8-L-lysinvasopreβin (IUPAC)

Vasopreβin, N-[N-(N-glycylglycyl)glycyl]-8-L-lysine-

Foreign Names

  • Terlipressinum (Latin)
  • Terlipressin (German)
  • Terlipressine (French)
  • Terlipresina (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Glypressin
    Ferring, China; Ferring, Czech Republic; Ferring, Hong Kong; Ferring, Malaysia; Ferring, Oman; Ferring, Slovenia; Ferring, Slovakia; Ferring, Taiwan; Ferring Hellas Mepe, Cyprus; Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Singapore
  • Glypressine
    Ferring, Portugal; Ferring, Tunisia
  • Remestyp
    Ferring, Bulgaria; Ferring, Czech Republic; Ferring, Slovakia; Ferring Leciva, Poland; Zentiva, China; Zentiva, Georgia
  • Teri
    Health Biotech, India
  • Teriss
    Integra Life Sciences, India
  • Terlinis
    Neiss, India
  • Glycylpressin
    Ferring, Germany
  • Glypressin
    Biopas, Colombia; Ferring, Argentina; Ferring, Australia; Ferring, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Ferring, Belgium; Ferring, Egypt; Ferring, Spain; Ferring, Finland; Ferring, Greece; Ferring, Ireland; Ferring, Israel; Ferring, South Korea; Ferring, Lithuania; Ferring, Malta; Ferring, Mexico; Ferring, Poland; Ferring, Romania; Ferring, Serbia; Ferring, Sweden; Ferring, Thailand; Ferring, Turkey; Ferring GmbH, Estonia; Ferring Legemidler AS, Norway; Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Denmark; Ferring Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom; Pharmaco, New Zealand; PharmaSwiss, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Glypressine
    Ferring, France
  • Glyverase
    Ferring, Mexico
  • Haemopressin
    IS Pharma, Netherlands; Speciality European Pharma, France; Wulfing, Taiwan
  • Haemopressin Torrex
    Chiesi Pharmaceuticals, Austria
  • Haemoxamine (Terlipressin and Mannitol)
    Ferring, Egypt
  • Stemflova
    IS Pharmaceuticals, Norway
  • Teripin
    Hanlim, South Korea
  • Terlipressin acetate Cherubino
    Cherubino, Malta
  • Terlipressin SUN
    SUN Pharmaceutical, Sweden
  • Terlipressine SUN
    Sun Pharma, Netherlands
  • Variquel
    Hospira, Denmark; Hospira, Spain; Hospira, Sweden; IS, Portugal; Sinclair IS Pharma, United Kingdom; Speciality European, Italy
  • Glipressina
    Ferring, Italy
  • Glycylpressin
    Ferring Arzneimittel, Austria
  • Glypressin
    Ferring, Switzerland; Ferring, Hungary; Ferring, Netherlands
  • Haemopressin
    Curatis, Switzerland; Meduna, Germany
  • Variquel
    Hospira, Belgium; IS Pharma, Netherlands; Meduna, Germany


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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