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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 41)
  • Tioguanine (PH: BP 2018)

Brand Names

  • Lanvis
    Aspen, Belgium; Aspen, Czech Republic; Aspen, Estonia; Aspen, Ireland; Aspen, Lithuania; Aspen, Malaysia; Aspen, New Zealand; Aspen, Poland; Aspen Europe, Sweden; Aspen Oss, Netherlands; Aspen Pharma, Brazil; Aspen Pharma, Romania; Aspen Pharmacare, Australia; Aspen Pharmacare, Canada; Aspen Pharmacare, Hong Kong; Excella, Israel; GlaxoSmithKline, Egypt; GlaxoSmithKline, Lebanon; GlaxoSmithKline, Taiwan; GlaxoSmithKline, South Africa; HAC Pharma, France; IFET, Greece; Pharmatech Chile, Chile; Salus, Slovenia; Techsphere, Argentina; VLD, Turkey; Wael, Bahrain
  • Lanvis 40mg
    Aspen, Switzerland
  • Tabloid
    GlaxoSmithKline, Uruguay
  • Thioguanin Aspen
    Aspen Pharma Trading, Austria
  • Thioguanin-Aspen
    Aspen Pharma, Germany
  • Thioguanine
    Aspen Pharma, United States; IFET, Greece
  • Thiosix
    Teva Nederland, Netherlands
  • Tioguanina
    IFET, Greece; Induquimica, Peru
  • Tioguanina Aspen
    Medicare, Spain
  • Tioguanina Wellcome
    GlaxoSmithKline, Italy
  • Tioguanine
    Aspen, United Kingdom; Pharmasan, Slovenia; Salus, Slovenia

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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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