United States Adopted Names

U·ni·ted States A·dopt·ed Names (USAN),

(yū-nī'tĕd stāts a-dopt'ĕd nāmz),
Designation for nonproprietary names (for drugs) adopted by the USAN Council in cooperation with the manufacturers concerned; the designation USAN is applicable only to nonproprietary names coined since June 1961.

United States Adopted Names

See USAN.

U·ni·ted States A·dopt·ed Names

(USAN) (yū-nī'tĕd stāts ă-dop'tĕd nāmz)
Designation for nonproprietary names (for drugs) adopted by the USAN Council in cooperation with the manufacturers concerned; the designation USAN is applicable only to nonproprietary names coined since June 1961.

Uni·ted States A·dopt·ed Names

(USAN) (yū-nī'tĕd stāts ă-dop'tĕd nāmz)
Designation for nonproprietary names (for drugs) adopted by the USAN Council in cooperation with the manufacturers concerned.
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Collaboration with the United States Adopted Names (USAN) Council and the World Health Organization's International Nonproprietary Naming (INN) program is likely to continue.
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Food and Drug Administration's Center for Biologies Evaluation and Research and the United States Adopted Names Council as the nonproprietary name for Aastrom's investigational cell therapy product.
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