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Closantel

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

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0057808-65-8

Chemical Formula

C22-H14-Cl2-I2-N2-O2

Molecular Weight

663

Therapeutic Category

Anthelmintic agent

Chemical Name

Benzamide, N-[5-chloro-4-[(4-chlorophenyl)cyanometyl]-2-metylphenyl]-2-hydroxy-3,5-diiodo-

Foreign Names

  • Closantelum (Latin)
  • Closantel (German)
  • Closantel (French)
  • Closantel (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Closantel (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • R 31520 (IS)
  • UNII-EUL532EI54 (IS)
  • Closantel Sodium (OS: BANM)
  • Closantel sodique dihydraté pour usage vétérinaire (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Closantel Sodium Dihydrate (PH: BP vet. 2015)
  • Closantel sodium dihydrate for veterinary use (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Closantel-Natrium-Dihydrat für Tiere (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Closantelum natricum dihydricum ad usum veterinarium (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Avomec Duel (Closantel and Abamectin (veterinary use))
    Merial Australia, Australia
  • Clomectin (Closantel and Abamectin (veterinary use))
    Ceva Animal Health, South Africa
  • Closal (Closantel and Albendazole (veterinary use))
    Coopers Animal Health, Australia
  • Closamax (veterinary use)
    Bayer Australia Ltd Animal Health, Australia
  • Closamectin (Closantel and Ivermectin (veterinary use))
    Norbrook, Ireland; Norbrook, South Africa; Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom; Vetoquinol, Italy
  • Closantel (veterinary use)
    Western Stock Distributors, Australia
  • Closeco (veterinary use)
    Afrivet, South Africa
  • Closicare (Closantel and Selenium (veterinary use))
    Virbac, Australia
  • Closiver (Closantel and Ivermectin (veterinary use))
    Norbrook, Ireland; Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom
  • Closivet (Closantel and Ivermectin (veterinary use))
    Norbrook, Ireland; Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom
  • Combifluke (Closantel and Oxfendazole (veterinary use))
    Norbrook, Ireland
  • Duotech (Closantel and Oxfendazole (veterinary use))
    Norbrook, Ireland; Vetoquinol, Italy
  • Endoject+Fluke (veterinary use)
    Cipla Agrimed, South Africa
  • Flukiver (veterinary use)
    Bayer Animal Health, South Africa; Lilly, Netherlands
  • Flukiver Combi (Closantel and Mebendazole (veterinary use))
    Lilly, Netherlands
  • Genesis Xtra Drench (Closantel and Abamectin (veterinary use))
    Ancare Australia, Australia
  • Maxicare (Closantel and Albendazole (veterinary use))
    Ceva Animal Health, South Africa
  • Mebadown (Closantel and Mebendazole (veterinary use))
    Lilly, United Kingdom
  • Norofas (Closantel and Ivermectin (veterinary use))
    Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom
  • Parafend (Closantel and Oxfendazole (veterinary use))
    Norbrook, South Africa
  • Pro Inject (veterinary use)
    Virbac, South Africa
  • Prodose (Closantel and Albendazole (veterinary use))
    Virbac, South Africa
  • Prodose (veterinary use)
    Virbac, South Africa
  • Q Drench (Closantel and Levamisole, + Albendazole, + Abamectin (veterinary use))
    Jurox, Australia; Jurox, New Zealand
  • Seponver (Closantel and Mebendazole (veterinary use))
    Janssen, South Africa
  • Seponver (Closantel and Sodium Selenate (veterinary use))
    Coopers Animal Health, Australia
  • Supaverm (Closantel and Mebendazole (veterinary use))
    Elanco Animal Health, Ireland; Janssen-Cilag Ltd, United Kingdom
  • Super Fluke (veterinary use)
    Intervet Schering Plough, South Africa
  • Tri Dose (veterinary use)
    Intervet Schering Plough, South Africa
  • Closamectin (Closantel and Ivermectin (veterinary use))
    Bayer Santé Animale, France; Merial GmbH, Germany; Norbrook, New Zealand; Norbrook Laboratories, Belgium; N-vet, Sweden; Ufamed, Switzerland
  • Closamectine (Closantel and Ivermectin (veterinary use))
    Merial, France
  • Duotech (Closantel and Oxfendazole (veterinary use))
    Norbrook Laboratoires Ltd., Israel; Zoetis, France
  • Flukiver (veterinary use)
    Elanco Animal Health, Ireland; Eli Lilly Benelux, Belgium; Janssen Animal Health, Germany; Lilly, United Kingdom; Lilly Vet, France
  • Flukiver Combi (Closantel and Mebendazole (veterinary use))
    Elanco Animal Health, Ireland; Eli Lilly Benelux, Belgium; Janssen Animal Health, Germany
  • Oestrocur (Closantel and Ivermectin (veterinary use))
    Bayer Santé Animale, France
  • Seponver (Closantel and Mebendazole (veterinary use))
    Lilly-Elanco, Italy
  • Seponver (veterinary use)
    Lilly Vet, France
  • Supaverm (Closantel and Mebendazole (veterinary use))
    Lilly Vet, France
  • Valbantel (Closantel and Albendazole (veterinary use))
    Pfizer Animal Health, South Africa
  • Vermax-D (Closantel and Ivermectin (veterinary use))
    Vetoquinol, France

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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