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Dequalinium Chloride



CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Antiseptic agent

Chemical Names

1,1'-(1,10-Decanediyl)bis(4-amino-2-methylquinolinium) dichloride

1,1'-Decamethylenebis(4-aminoquinaldinium chloride)

Quinolinium, 1,1'-(1,10-decanediyl)bis[4-amino-2-methyl-, dichloride

Foreign Names

  • Dequalinii Chloridum (Latin)
  • Dequalinium chlorid (German)
  • Chlorure de Déqualinium (French)
  • Cloruro de decalinio (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Dequalinium Chloride (OS: JAN, BAN)
  • BAQD10 (IS)
  • Decamine (IS)
  • Dequadin chloride (IS)
  • Dequalinium chloratum (IS)
  • Dynexan-mhp (IS)
  • Dequalinii chloridum (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Déqualinium (chlorure de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Dequalinium Chloride (PH: BP 2011)
  • Dequalinium chloride (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Dequaliniumchlorid (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

  • Alantamida (Dequalinium Chloride and Allantoin)
    Meyer, Venezuela
  • Angimed (Dequalinium Chloride and Lidocaine)
    Medinova, Costa Rica; Medinova, Dominican Republic; Medinova, Guatemala; Medinova, El Salvador
  • Angin San (Dequalinium Chloride and Lidocaine)
    Nycomed, Belgium
  • Anginol
    Labima, Belgium
  • Anginol-Lidocaine (Dequalinium Chloride and Lidocaine)
    Labima, Belgium
  • Anginova (Dequalinium Chloride and Lidocaine)
    Medinova, Switzerland
  • Apolar med dekvalin (Dequalinium Chloride and Desonide)
    Actavis, Norway
  • Beacons DQ Loz
    Beacons Pharmaceuticals, Hong Kong
  • Benzodiazol (Dequalinium Chloride and Lidocaine)
    Meyer, Venezuela
  • Bucoseptol (Dequalinium Chloride and Benzocaine)
    Neo, Colombia
  • Caramelos Multibióticos (Dequalinium Chloride and Benzocaine)
    Farmindustria, Peru
  • Dealin
    CCPC, Taiwan
  • Decamedin
    Tanabe, Indonesia
  • Decatilen (Dequalinium Chloride and Cinchocaine)
    Mepha, Georgia
  • Decatileno (Dequalinium Chloride and Cinchocaine)
    Mepha, Costa Rica; Mepha, Guatemala; Mepha, Honduras; Mepha, Nicaragua; Mepha, Panama; Mepha, El Salvador
  • Decatylen
    Mepha, Bahrain
  • Decatylen (Dequalinium Chloride and Cinchocaine)
    Mepha, Estonia; Mepha, Hong Kong; Mepha, Lithuania; Mepha, Latvia; Mepha, Malaysia; Mepha, Singapore
  • Decatylen Neo (Dequalinium Chloride and Cinchocaine)
    Mepha, Switzerland
  • Decatyleno (Dequalinium Chloride and Cinchocaine)
    Mepha, Portugal
  • Decosan
    Ni-The, Greece
  • Degirol
    Darya-Varia, Indonesia
  • Degualinium Chloride
    Meiji, China
  • Delin
    Atlantic, Malaysia; Atlantic Laboratories, China; Atlantic Laboratories, Hong Kong
  • DEQ (Dequalinium Chloride and Tyrothricin)
    Atlantic, Malaysia; Atlantic, Singapore; Atlantic Lab, Thailand; Atlantic Laboratories, China; Atlantic Laboratories, Hong Kong
  • Dequacaine (Dequalinium Chloride and Benzocaine)
    Reckitt Benckiser, United Kingdom; Reckitt Benckiser, Malta
  • Dequadin
    Eurospital, Italy; GlaxoSmithKline, Ethiopia; GlaxoSmithKline, Hong Kong; GlaxoSmithKline, India; GlaxoSmithKline, Philippines; GlaxoSmithKline, Singapore; GlaxoSmithKline, Thailand; GlaxoSmithKline, Turkey; Reckitt Benckiser, United Kingdom; Reckitt Benckiser, Ireland; Reckitt Benckiser, Malta; Wellspring, Canada
  • Dequadin (Dequalinium Chloride and Lidocaine)
    Aspen Pharmacare Consumer, South Africa
  • Dequalid (Dequalinium Chloride and Lidocaine)
    Kela, Belgium
  • Dequalinetten
    Sigmapharm, Austria
  • Dequalinium Chloride Meiji
    Meiji, China
  • Dequalinium DHA
    DHA, Hong Kong
  • Dequonal
    Erwo, Austria
  • Dequonal (Dequalinium Chloride and Benzalkonium)
    Kreussler, Germany; Kreussler, Luxembourg; Pro Concepta Zug, Switzerland
  • Donaxyl
    Abdi Ibrahim, Turkey
  • DQM
    Pharmaniaga, Malaysia
  • Efisol (Dequalinium Chloride and Ascorbic Acid)
    Actavis, Lithuania; Actavis, Latvia; Balkanpharma, Bulgaria; Balkanpharma, Georgia
  • Ephepect (Dequalinium Chloride and Sodium Dibunate)
    Bolder, Germany
  • Evazol
    Ravensberg, Austria
  • Faringina
    SIT, Italy
  • Fluocinolon D (Dequalinium Chloride and Fluocinolone Acetonide)
    Fiterman, Romania
  • Fluomicin
    Pierre Fabre, Germany
  • Fluomizin
    Cemelog-BRS, Bulgaria; Medico Uno, Serbia; Medinova, Switzerland; Medinova, Costa Rica; Medinova, Dominican Republic; Medinova, Guatemala; Medinova, Romania; Medinova, Vietnam
  • Goladin
    Sofar, Italy
  • Gurgellösung-ratiopharm
    Ratiopharm, Germany
  • Jasimenth CN (Dequalinium Chloride and Ascorbic Acid)
    Bolder, Germany
  • Laimolin
    Flupal, Venezuela
  • Laryngarsol
    Sanofi-Aventis, Belgium
  • Lisomucil Gola (Dequalinium Chloride and Carbenoxolone)
    Sanofi-Aventis, Italy
  • Nattermann Streptofree
    Novum, Netherlands
  • Nordman
    Taiyo Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Oro Rhinathiol (Dequalinium Chloride and Lidocaine)
    Sanofi-Aventis, Belgium
  • Osangin
    Antonetto, Italy; Antonetto, Malta
  • Pumilsan
    Montefarmaco OTC, Italy
  • Quadezyme (Dequalinium Chloride and Lysozyme)
    Pascual, Hong Kong
  • SP Troches
    Meiji, Indonesia; Meiji, Malaysia; Meiji Seika, Singapore
  • SP
    Meiji Seika Kaisha, Japan
  • Tonsillol
    ratiopharm, Austria
  • Upha Lozenges + Tyrothricin]
    CCM, Malaysia

International Drug Name Search


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