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Diclazuril

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

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0101831-37-2

Chemical Formula

C17-H9-Cl3-N4-O2

Molecular Weight

407

Therapeutic Category

Antiprotozoal: Agent against coccidiosis

Chemical Names

(+/-)-(4-Chlorphenyl)[2,6-dichlor-4-(4,5-dihydro-3,5-dioxo-as-triazin-2(3H)-yl)phenyl]-acetonitril (IUPAC)

(+/-)-(p-Chlorophenyl)[2,6-dichloro-4-(4,5-dihydro-3,5-dioxo-as-triazin-2(3H)-yl)phenyl]- acetonitrile (WHO)

Benzeneacetonitrile, 2,6-dichloro-α-(4-chlorophenyl)-4-(4,5-dihydro-3,5-dioxo-1,2,4-triazin-2(3H)-yl-

Foreign Names

  • Diclazurilum (Latin)
  • Diclazuril (German)
  • Diclazuril (French)
  • Diclazurilo (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Diclazuril (OS: BAN, USAN)
  • R 64433 (IS)
  • Diclazuril (PH: BP vet. 2015, USP 37)
  • Diclazuril for veterinary use (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Diclazurilum ad usum vererinarium (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Clinacox (veterinary use)
    Janssen, South Africa
  • Diclazuril ELANCO (veterinary use)
    Elanco Animal Health, Ireland; Lilly-Elanco, Netherlands
  • Diklazuryl Janssen (veterinary use)
    Janssen-Cilag, Poland
  • Vecoxan (veterinary use)
    D-Vett, Netherlands; Elanco Animal Health, Germany; Elanco Animal Health, Ireland; Eli Lilly Benelux, Belgium; Janssen Animal, Norway; Janssen-Cilag, Poland; Janssen-Cilag Ltd, United Kingdom; Lilly, Netherlands; Lilly Vet, France; Lilly-Elanco, Austria; Lilly-Elanco, Italy; Lusomedicamenta-Sociedade, Israel; Provet, Switzerland; Virbac, South Africa

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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