Hexedine

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

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

A01AB12

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0005980-31-4

Chemical Formula

C22-H45-N3

Molecular Weight

351

Therapeutic Categories

Antiseptic agent

Disinfectant

Chemical Name

1H-Imidazo[1,5-c]imidazole, 2,6-bis(2-ethylhexyl)hexahydro-7a-methyl-

Foreign Names

  • Hexedinum (Latin)
  • Hexedin (German)
  • HexĂ©dine (French)
  • Hexedina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Hexedine (OS: USAN)
  • W 4701 (IS)

Brand Name

  • Hexil (veterinary use)
    Virbac, New Zealand

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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