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In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Categories


Proteolytic enzyme

Chemical Name

Proteolytic enzyme crystallized from an extract of te pancreas gland of te ox, Bos taurus

Foreign Names

  • Trypsinum (Latin)
  • Trypsin (German)
  • Trypsine (French)

Generic Names

  • Trypsin (OS: BAN)
  • Trypsine (OS: DCF)
  • Cristallized Trypsin (PH: USP 38)
  • Trypsin (PH: BP 2016, Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Trypsine (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Trypsinum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Alfapsin (Trypsin and Chymotrypsin)
    Hetero, India
  • Alphintern (Trypsin and Chymotrypsin)
    Amoun, Egypt
  • Ambezim (Trypsin and Chymotrypsin)
    Nile, Egypt
  • Ambezim G (Trypsin and Chymotrypsin)
    GNP, Egypt
  • Anginova (Trypsin and Dequalinium Chloride, + Lidocaine)
    Confar, Portugal
  • Biflazym (Trypsin and Chymotrypsin)
    Amoun, Georgia
  • Chymobel Forte (Trypsin and Chymotrypsin)
    Blubell, India
  • Chymolex (Trypsin and Chymotrypsin)
    Unilex, India
  • Chymoral (Trypsin and Chymotrypsin)
    Cooper, Greece; Galenika, Serbia
  • Chymoral Forte (Trypsin and Chymotrypsin)
    Elder, Georgia
  • Francetin T (Trypsin and Neomycin)
    Mochida Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • K-Trip Forte (Trypsin and Chymotrypsin)
    FDC, India
  • Kymar (Trypsin and Chymotrypsin, + Hydrocortisone, + Neomycin (veterinary use))
    Intervet, United States
  • Newbezim (Trypsin and Chymotrypsin)
    Nile, Egypt
  • Phlogenzym (Trypsin and Bromelain, + Rutoside)
    Romsa, Mexico
  • Ridase Forte (Trypsin and Chymotrypsin)
    Rishab, India
  • Shielin (Trypsin and Neomycin)
    Standard, Taiwan
  • Sistal Forte (Trypsin and Chymotrypsin)
    Bestochem, India
  • Soluzyme (Trypsin and Chymotrypsin)
    Lupin, India
  • Wobe-Mugos (Trypsin and Papain, + Chymotrypsin)
    Romsa, Mexico


BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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