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Tofacitinib

In the US, Tofacitinib (tofacitinib systemic) is a member of the drug class antirheumatics and is used to treat Rheumatoid Arthritis.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

L04AA29

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0477600-75-2

Chemical Formula

C16-H20-N6-O

Molecular Weight

312

Therapeutic Categories

Immunosuppressant

Anti-inflammatory agent

Tyrosine kinase inhibitor

Chemical Name

3-{(3R,4R)-4-metyl-3-[metyl(7H-pyrrolo[2,3-d]pyrimidin-4-yl)amino]piperidin-1-yl}-3-oxopropanenitrile (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Tofacitinibum (Latin)
  • Tofacitinib (German)
  • Tofacitinib (French)
  • Tofacitinib (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Tofacitinib (OS: USAN)
  • CP-690550 (IS)
  • Tasocitinib (IS)
  • UNII-87LA6FU830 (IS)
  • Tofacitinib Citrate (OS: USAN, JAN)
  • CP-690550-10 (IS)
  • Tasocitinib citrate (IS)
  • UNII-O1FF4DIV0D (IS)

Brand Names

  • Xeljanz
    Pfizer, Hong Kong; Pfizer, Israel; Pfizer, Malaysia; Pfizer, Singapore
  • Jaquinus
    Pfizer, Russian Federation
  • Xeljanz
    Laboratorio Pfizer de Chile, Chile; Pfizer, Canada; Pfizer, Switzerland; Pfizer, South Korea; Pfizer Japan, Japan; Pfizer U.S., United States

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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