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Tinzaparin Sodium

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CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Categories

Anticoagulant agent

Heparin, low molecular weight - LMWH

Chemical Name

Sodium salt of low molecular weight heparin obtained by controlled enzymatic depolymerization of heparin from porcine intestinal mucosa using heparinase from Flavobacterium heparinum

Foreign Names

  • Tinzaparinum natricum (Latin)
  • Tinzaparin natrium (German)
  • Tinzaparine sodique (French)
  • Tinzaparina sodica (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Tinzaparin Sodium (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • Tinzaparine sodique (OS: DCF)
  • Tinzaparin sodium (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Tinzaparin Sodium (PH: BP 2016)
  • Tinzaparine sodique (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Tinzaparin-Natrium (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Tinzaparinum natricum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Innohep
    Abdi Ibrahim, Turkey; LEO, Ireland; LEO, Lebanon; LEO Laboratories, United Kingdom; LEO Pharma, Belgium; LEO Pharma, Canada; LEO Pharma, Denmark; LEO Pharma, Spain; LEO Pharma, Finland; LEO Pharma, France; LEO Pharma, Greece; LEO Pharma, Hong Kong; LEO Pharma, Lithuania; LEO Pharma, Malaysia; LEO Pharma, Netherlands; LEO Pharma, New Zealand; LEO Pharma, Oman; LEO Pharma, Philippines; LEO Pharma, Portugal; LEO Pharma, Romania; LEO Pharma, Sweden; LEO Pharma, Thailand; LEO Pharma, Tunisia; LEO Pharma, Taiwan
  • innohep
    LEO Pharma, Germany
  • Innohep Anti-XA
    LEO Pharma, Egypt


BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
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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