Didecyldimethylammonium Chloride

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Therapeutic Category

Antiseptic agent

Chemical Name

N-Decyl-N,N-demethyl-1-decanaminium chloride

Foreign Names

  • Didecyldimonii chloridum (Latin)
  • Didecyldimethylammoniumchlorid (German)
  • Did├ęcyldim├ęthylammonium, chlorure de (French)
  • Didecildimetilamonio, cloruro de (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • BTC-1010 (IS)
  • DDAC-C10 (IS)
  • Didecyldimonium chloride (IS)
  • Dimethyldidecylammonium chloride (IS)
  • Dodigen 1881 (IS)
  • Quarternium 12 (IS)
  • Querton 210CL (IS)

Brand Names

  • Alfa Bergamon
    Chefaro Pharma Italia, Italy
  • Amosept
    Lysoform, Germany
  • Desamon (Didecyldimethylammonium Chloride and Isopropyl Alcohol)
    Streuli Pharma, Switzerland
  • Farmasept
    Nuova Farmec, Italy
  • Fungisept
    Lysoform, Germany
  • Hexaquart S (Didecyldimethylammonium Chloride and Benzalkonium Chloride)
    B. Braun, Germany
  • Septidil
    Nuova Farmec, Italy

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