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In the US, Demeclocycline (demeclocycline systemic) is a member of the drug class tetracyclines and is used to treat SIADH.

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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


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Therapeutic Category

Antibacterial: Tetracycline

Chemical Names

2-Naphtacenecarboxamide, 7-chloro-4-(dimetylamino)-1,4,4a,5,5a,6,11,12a-octahydro-3,6,10,12,12a-pentahydroxy-1,11-dioxo-, [4S-(4α,4aα,5aα,6β,12aα)]- (USP)


7-chloro-4-dimetylamino-1,4,4a,5,5a,6,11,12a-octahydro-3,6,10,12,12a-pentahydroxy-1,11-dioxo-2-naphtacenecarboxamide (WHO)

Foreign Names

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Declomycin
    Ibn Sina, Bangladesh
  • Ledermycin
    Wyeth, India
  • Ledermix (Demeclocycline and Triamcinolone)
    CPS Cito Pharma Services, Switzerland; Haupt, Israel; Riemser, Germany; Riemser Arzneimittel AG, Serbia
  • Declomycin
    CorePharma, United States
  • Demecline
    Winston, Taiwan
  • Demeclocycline Hydrochloride Amdipharm
    Amdipharm Mercury, United Kingdom
  • Ledermix (Demeclocycline and Triamcinolone)
    CPS Cito Pharma Services, Switzerland; Hind Wing, Hong Kong; Riemser, Germany
  • Ledermycin
    EuroCept, Netherlands; Pola Pharma, Japan; Takeda Pharmaceutical, Japan; Wyeth, Greece

International Drug Name Search


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USPPharmacopoeia of the United States
WHOWorld Health Organization

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