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In the US, Vinorelbine (vinorelbine systemic) is a member of the drug class mitotic inhibitors and is used to treat Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.

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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Cytostatic agent

Vinca alkaloid

Microtubule inhibitor

Chemical Name

3',4'-Didehydro-4'-deoxy-8'-norvincaleukoblastine (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Vinorelbinum (Latin)
  • Vinorelbin (German)
  • Vinorelbine (French)
  • Vinorelbina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Vinorelbine (OS: DCF, BAN)
  • 5'-Noranhydrovinblastine (IS)
  • KW 2307 base (IS)
  • UNII-Q6C979R91Y (IS)
  • Vinorelbine (PH: USP 28)
  • Vinorelbine Ditartrate (OS: JAN)
  • Vinorelbine Tartrate (OS: BANM, USAN)
  • Didehydrodeoxynorvincaleukoblastine (IS)
  • KW-2307 (IS)
  • UNII-253GQW851Q (IS)
  • Vinorelbin bitartrate (IS)
  • Vinorelbine hydrogentartrate (IS)
  • Vinorelbine tartrate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Vinorelbine Tartrate (PH: BP 2016, USP 38)
  • Vinorelbini tartras (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names


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)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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