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In the US, Ziconotide (ziconotide systemic) is a member of the drug class miscellaneous analgesics and is used to treat Chronic Pain and Pain.

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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Analgesic agent

Neuroprotective agent

Neuronal N-type calcium channel blocker, NCCB

Chemical Names

L-Cysteinyl-L-lysylglycyl-L-lysylglycyl-L-alanyl-L-lysyl-L-cysteinyl-L-seryl-L-arginyl-L-leucyl-L-metionyl-L-tyrosyl-L-α-aspartyl-L-cysteinyl-L-cysteinyl-L-treonylglycyl-L-seryl-L-cysteinyl-L-arginyl-L-serylglycyl-L-lysyl-L-cysteinamide cyclic (1->16),(8- (WHO)

Omega-Conotoxin M VIIA (USAN)

Omega-Conotoxin M VIIA (reduced), cyclic (1-16),(8-20),(15-25)-tris(disulfide)

Synthetic form of a peptide derived form the venom of the cone shell Conus magus, a sea snail

Foreign Names

  • Ziconotidum (Latin)
  • Ziconotid (German)
  • Ziconotide (French)
  • Ziconotida (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Ziconotide (OS: USAN)
  • CI-1009 (IS)
  • Conopeptides (IS)
  • DRG-0250 (IS)
  • Omega-Conopeptide MVIIA (IS: Conus)
  • Omega-Conotoxin MVIIA, conus magus (IS)
  • SNX-111 (IS: Mallinckrodt)

Brand Names

  • Prialt
    Azur Pharma, United States; Eisai, Greece; Eisai, Poland; Eisai, Portugal; Eisai, Iceland; Eisai, Austria; Eisai, Germany; Eisai, Denmark; Eisai, Finland; Eisai, France; Eisai, United Kingdom; Eisai, Hungary; Eisai, Ireland; Eisai, Italy; Eisai, Lithuania; Eisai, Netherlands; Eisai, Sweden; Eisai Farmaceutica, Spain; Eisai Pharma, Switzerland


ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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