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



CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Antiprotozoal: Agent against coccidiosis

Chemical Names

2-Etoxy-4-acetamidobenzoic acid metyl ester

4-(Acetylamino)-2-etoxybenzoic acid metyl ester

4-Acetamido-2-etoxy-benzoic acid metyl ester

Benzoic acid, 4-(acetylamino)-2-etoxy, metyl ester (USP)

Etyl pabate

Metyl 4-(acetylamino)-2-etoxybenzoate (IUPAC)

Metyl 4-acetamido-2-etoxybenzoate (USP)

Foreign Names

  • Ethopabatum (Latin)
  • Ethopabat (German)

Generic Names

  • Ethopabate (OS: BAN)
  • UNII-F4X3L6068O (IS)
  • Ethopabate (PH: BP vet. 2015, USP 37)

Brand Names

  • Amprol (Ethopabate and Amprolium (veterinary use))
    Virbac, South Africa
  • Amproxine (Ethopabate and Amprolium (veterinary use))
    Koffolk, Israel
  • Coccivet (Ethopabate and Amprolium (veterinary use))
    Vetafarm, Australia
  • DOT Plus (Ethopabate and Dinitolmide (veterinary use))
    Ceva Animal Health, South Africa
  • Keystat (Ethopabate and Amprolium (veterinary use))
    International Animal Health, Australia
  • Tridioxin (Ethopabate and Sulfadimethoxine, + Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Teva, Israel

International Drug Name Search


BANBritish Approved Name
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
USPPharmacopoeia of the United States

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