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Doramectin

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

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0117704-25-3

Chemical Formula

C50-H74-O14

Molecular Weight

899

Therapeutic Categories

Anthelmintic agent

Ectoparasiticide

Chemical Name

Avermectin A₁a, 25-cyclohexyl-5-O-demetyl-25-de(1-metylpropyl)-

Foreign Names

  • Doramectinum (Latin)
  • Doramectin (German)
  • Doramectine (French)
  • Doramectina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Doramectin (OS: USAN, BAN, JAN)
  • UK 67994 (IS: Pfizer)

Brand Names

  • Dectomax (veterinary use)
    Eli Lilly Benelux, Belgium; Firma Netjes, Netherlands; Holland Animal Care, Netherlands; Lilly, United Kingdom; Orion Pharma Animal Health, Sweden; Pfizer, Israel; Pfizer, Poland; Pfizer Animal Health, Finland; Pfizer Animal Health, Ireland; Pfizer Animal Health, Italy; Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands; Pfizer Animal Health, New Zealand; Pfizer Animal Health, South Africa; Provet, Switzerland; Wirtz, Netherlands; Zoetis Australia, Australia; Zoetis Finland Oy, Norway; Pfizer, Austria
  • Norador (veterinary use)
    Norbrook, Ireland
  • Prontax (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, Netherlands
  • Sera med Professional Ophionol (veterinary use)
    Alfauna, Switzerland
  • Sera med Professional Oxyspirol (veterinary use)
    Alfauna, Switzerland
  • Taurador (veterinary use)
    Norbrook, Ireland
  • Zearl (veterinary use)
    Elanco Animal Health, Ireland; Lilly Vet, France

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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