Lufenuron

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

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0103055-07-8

Chemical Formula

C17-H8-Cl2-F8-N2-O3

Molecular Weight

511

Therapeutic Category

Ectoparasiticide

Chemical Name

1-[2,5-Dichloro-4-(1,1,2,3,3,3-hexafluoropropoxy)phenyl]-3-(2,6-difluorobenzoyl)urea

Foreign Names

  • Lufenuronum (Latin)
  • Lufenuron (German)
  • Lufenurone (French)
  • Lufenuron (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Lufenuron (OS: BAN)
  • CGA 184699 (IS: Ciba-Geigy)
  • Lufenuron (anhydrous) for veterinary use (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Lufenuronum anhydricum ad usum veterinarium (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

  • Beaphar (veterinary use)
    Beaphar, Netherlands
  • Capstar (Lufenuron and Milbemycin, +Nitenpyram (veterinary use))
    Novartis Animal Health, United States
  • Capstar (Lufenuron and Nitenpyram (veterinary use))
    Novartis Animal Health, United States
  • Flea-Fence (veterinary use)
    Aesculaap, Netherlands
  • Program (Lufenuron and Nitenpyram (veterinary use))
    Novartis Animal Health, United States
  • Program (veterinary use)
    Novartis Animal Health, Austria; Novartis Animal Health, Belgium; Novartis Animal Health, United Kingdom; Novartis Animal Health, Italy; Novartis Animal Health, Luxembourg; Novartis Animal Health, Netherlands; Novartis Animal Health, New Zealand; Novartis Animal Health, Sweden; Novartis Animal Health, United States; Novartis Animal Health, South Africa; Novartis Animal Health Australasia, Australia; Novartis Santé Animale, France; Novartis Tiergesundheit, Switzerland; Novartis Tiergesundheit, Germany; Novartis vet., Finland
  • Program Plus (Lufenuron and Milbemycin Oxime (veterinary use))
    Novartis Animal Health, Austria; Novartis Animal Health, United Kingdom; Novartis Animal Health, Luxembourg; Novartis Animal Health, South Africa; Novartis Tiergesundheit, Switzerland; Novartis Tiergesundheit, Germany
  • Sentinel Spectrum (Lufenuron and Milbemycin Oxime, + Praziquantel (veterinary use))
    Novartis Animal Health, Luxembourg; Novartis Animal Health Australasia, Australia
  • Sentinel (Lufenuron and Milbemycin Oxime (veterinary use))
    Novartis Animal Health, Luxembourg
  • Sentinel (Lufenuron and Milbemycin, + Nitenpyram (veterinary use))
    Novartis Animal Health, United States

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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