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Tropisetron (International)



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antiemetic agent

Serotonin 5HT₃-receptor antagonist

Chemical Name

1αH,5αH-Tropan-3α-yl indole-3-carboxylate

Foreign Names

  • Tropisetronum (Latin)
  • Tropisetron (German)
  • Tropisétrone (French)
  • Tropisetron (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Tropisetron (OS: BAN)
  • Tropisétrone (OS: DCF)
  • ICS 205930 (IS)
  • Tropisetron Hydrochloride (OS: BANM, JAN)
  • Tropisetron Hydrochloride (PH: BP 2018)
  • Tropisetron hydrochloride (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Tropisetroni hydrochloridum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names

  • Nabovan
    Novartis Biosciences, Peru
  • Navoban
    Novartis, Egypt; Novartis, Lebanon; Novartis, Turkey; Sandoz, Lithuania
  • Di Ou Ping
    GuoYao group Pharmaceutical Group Co., Ltd, China
  • Gai Ge En
    Southwest Pharmaceutical, China
  • Guang Di
    JinFeng Pharmaceutical, China
  • He Tai
    San Lian Pharm, China
  • Hensetron
    Jiangsu-Hengrui, Philippines
  • Luo Ting [pediatric]
    Luo Xin Pharmacy Stock, China
  • Navoban
    Beijing Novartis Pharma Co., Ltd., China; Novartis, Hong Kong; Novartis, Indonesia; Novartis, Japan; Novartis, Lithuania; Novartis, Macedonia; Novartis, Mexico; Novartis, Oman; Novartis, Pakistan; Novartis, Taiwan; Novartis, Venezuela; Novartis Farma, Italy; Novartis Healthcare, Philippines; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Kuwait; Primius, Norway
  • NiTaiMei
    Sibao Pharmaceutical, China
  • Novaban
    Alkopharma, Belgium; Alkopharma, Netherlands
  • Novaban 5mg
    Alkopharma, Luxembourg
  • Pu Luo Lin
    Yangzhou Tianhe Pharmaceutical, China
  • Qi Qiong
    QiDu Pharmaceutical, China
  • Que Zhi Du
    Tianxin Pharmaceutical, China
  • Rui Qi Tai
    LingKang Pharm, China
  • Sai Ge En
    Southwest Pharmaceutical, China
  • Setrovel
    Novell Pharmaceutical, Indonesia
  • Shu Ji
    San Lian Pharm, China
  • Shu Ou Ting
    Wellso Pharmaceutical, China
  • Tropisetron Genfarma
    Genfarma, Spain
  • Tropisetron MYX
    Mayne Pharma, Australia
  • Tropisetron-AFT
    AFT, New Zealand; AFT Pharmaceuticals, Australia
  • Tuo Li Shi Ning
    Minsheng Pharmaceutical, China
  • Wei Rui Te
    HengRui Medicine, China
  • Xin Bei
    Qilu Pharmaceutical Group, China
  • Xin Shun Er
    SL Pharm, China
  • Yandi
    Zhendong Group Jinjing Pharmaceutical, China


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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