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In the US, Terlipressin (terlipressin systemic) is used to treat Hepatorenal Syndrome.

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CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


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Therapeutic Categories


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

  • Terlipressin (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • Terlipressine (OS: DCF)
  • TGLVP (IS)
  • Triglycyllylpressin (IS)
  • Terlipressin (PH: BP 2018)
  • Terlipressin Acetate (OS: BANM, JAN)
  • Glycylpressin (IS)

Brand Names

  • Glycylpressin
    Ferring, Tunisia
  • Glypressin
    Biopas, Peru; Ferring, China; Ferring, Czech Republic; Ferring, Denmark; Ferring, Hong Kong; Ferring, Malaysia; Ferring, Slovenia; Ferring, Taiwan; Ferring Hellas Mepe, Cyprus; Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Singapore; Gador, Uruguay; Zentiva K.S., Oman
  • Glypressine
    Ferring, Tunisia
  • Lucassin
    Ikaria, Australia
  • Remestyp
    Ferring, Bulgaria; Ferring, Czech Republic; Ferring, Slovakia; Ferring Leciva, Poland; Zentiva, China
  • Stemflova
    IS Pharma, Italy
  • Teri
    Health Biotech, India
  • Teriss
    Integra Life Sciences, India
  • Terlinis
    Neiss, India
  • Acetat de Terlipresina Ever Pharma
    Ever Valinject, Romania
  • Glycylpressin
    Ferring, Germany
  • Glycylpressin 1 mg
    Ferring Arzneimittel, Austria
  • Glypressin
    Ferring, Australia; Ferring, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Ferring, Belgium; Ferring, Brazil; Ferring, Denmark; Ferring, Egypt; Ferring, Spain; Ferring, Finland; Ferring, Ireland; Ferring, Israel; Ferring, Iceland; Ferring, South Korea; Ferring, Lithuania; Ferring, Luxembourg; Ferring, Malta; Ferring, Norway; Ferring, Oman; Ferring, Philippines; Ferring, Poland; Ferring, Serbia; Ferring, Sweden; Ferring, Slovakia; Ferring, Thailand; Ferring, Turkey; Ferring Arzneimittel, Romania; Ferring GmbH, Estonia; Ferring Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom; Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Vietnam; Pharmaco, New Zealand; PharmaSwiss, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Glypressine
    Ferring, France
  • Glyverase
    Ferring, Mexico
  • Haemopressin
    Alliance, Ireland; Alliance Pharma France SAS, France; Wulfing, Taiwan
  • Haemopressin Torrex
    Chiesi Pharmaceuticals, Austria
  • Haemoxamine [+ Mannitol]
    Ferring, Egypt
  • Remestyp
    Zentiva, Georgia
  • Teripin
    Hanlim, South Korea
  • Terlipresín EVER Pharma
    Pharmagen, Slovakia
  • Terlipresina G.E.S.
    Ges Genericos, Spain
  • Terlipresina Sun
    Sun, Spain
  • Terlipressin acetate
    Cherubino, Malta; Ranbaxy, United Kingdom
  • Terlipressin Sun
    SUN Pharmaceutical, Sweden
  • Terlipressinacetat EVER Pharma 0.2mg/ml
    Ever Neuro Pharma, Austria
  • Variquel
    Alliance Pharma France SAS, France; Alliance Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom; Cherubino, Malta; Hospira, Sweden; Pfizer, Spain
  • Glipressina
    Ferring, Italy
  • Glypressin
    Ferring, Netherlands
  • Glypressin 0.85 mg
    Ferring, Hungary
  • Glypressin 1mg
    Ferring, Switzerland
  • Haemopressin
    Alliance, Netherlands; Sintetica, Germany
  • Haemopressin 1mg
    Curatis, Switzerland
  • Terlipressin Inresa
    Inresa, Germany
  • Terlipressinacetat EVER Pharma
    Amneal Deutschland, Germany
  • Terlipressine SUN
    Sun Pharma, Netherlands
  • Variquel
    Alliance, Netherlands; Sintetica, 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
PHPharmacopoeia Name
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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