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Tioguanine

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

L01BB03

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000154-42-7

Chemical Formula

C5-H5-N5-S

Molecular Weight

167

Therapeutic Category

Cytostatic agent: Antimetabolite

Chemical Names

2-aminopurine-6-tiol (WHO)

6H-Purine-6-tione, 2-amino-1,7-dihydro- (USP)

Foreign Names

  • Tioguaninum (Latin)
  • Tioguanin (German)
  • Tioguanine (French)
  • Tioguanina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Thioguanine (OS: USAN)
  • Tioguanine (OS: BAN, DCF)
  • 6-TG (IS)
  • NSC 752 (IS)
  • Wellcome U 3 B (IS)
  • Thioguanine (PH: USP 38)
  • Tioguanine (PH: BP 2016)

Brand Names

  • Lanvis
    Aspen, Belgium; Aspen, Switzerland; Aspen, Estonia; Aspen, Ireland; Aspen, Lithuania; Aspen, Malaysia; Aspen, Netherlands; Aspen, New Zealand; Aspen, Poland; Aspen Pharmacare, Hong Kong; Aspri Pharma, Canada; Excella, Israel; Genopharm, Czech Republic; Glaxo Wellcome, Romania; GlaxoSmithKline, Argentina; GlaxoSmithKline, Brazil; GlaxoSmithKline, Egypt; GlaxoSmithKline, Lebanon; GlaxoSmithKline, Latvia; GlaxoSmithKline, Oman; GlaxoSmithKline, Taiwan; GlaxoSmithKline, South Africa; HAC Pharma, France; Navamedic AB, Sweden; PharmaSwiss, Slovenia; Pharmatech Chile, Chile; VLD, Turkey; Wael, Bahrain
  • Tabloid
    Prasco, United States
  • Thioguanin Aspen
    Aspen Pharma Trading, Austria; Sanolabor, Slovenia
  • Thioguanin Ifet
    IFET, Greece
  • Thioguanin Unifarm
    CN Unifarm, Romania
  • Thioguanin-Aspen
    Aspen Pharma, Germany
  • Thiosix
    Teva, Netherlands
  • Tioguanina GlaxoSmithKline
    GlaxoSmithKline, Spain
  • Tioguanina Ifet
    IFET, Greece
  • Tioguanine Aspen
    Aspen, United Kingdom; L. Molteni & C. dei F.lli Alitti Società di Esercizio, Italy

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
USPPharmacopoeia of the United States
WHOWorld Health Organization

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