Chemical formula: C₂₂H₂₇ClN₄O₃S  Molecular mass: 462.149 g/mol 

Active ingredient description

Abciximab is the Fab fragment of the chimeric monoclonal antibody 7E3. It is directed against the glycoprotein (GP) IIb/IIIa (αIIbβ3) receptor located on the surface of human platelets. Abciximab inhibits platelet aggregation by preventing the binding of fibrinogen, von Willebrand factor, and other adhesive molecules to GPIIb/IIIa receptor sites on activated platelets.

Medicine classification

This medicinal substance has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification according to its main therapeutic use as follows:

ATC code Group title Classification
B01AC13 Abciximab B Blood and blood forming organs → B01 Antithrombotic agents → B01A Antithrombotic agents → B01AC Platelet aggregation inhibitors excl. heparin
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Product monographs

Competent medicine agencies globally have authorized commercialization of this active ingredient according to these medication package inserts (MPIs):

Title Information Source Document Type  
REOPRO Solution for injection or infusion Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (GB) MPI, EU: SmPC

External identifiers

CAS Substance: 143653-53-6
DrugBank Drug: DB00054
KEGG Drug: D02778
RxNorm Ingredient: 83929
SNOMED-CT Concept: 386951001
Abciximab (substance)
UNII Identifier: X85G7936GV


Abciximab is an active ingredient of these brands:

Brazil (BR)

Turkey (TR)

Note the following: The list of brand names is continuously updated, and thus does not include the total of products circulating worldwide.

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