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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Muscle relaxant

Chemical Name

1,2-Propanediol, 3-(2-methylphenoxy)-

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • Mefenesina (OS: DCIT)
  • Mephenesin (OS: BAN)
  • Méphénésine (OS: DCF)
  • BDH 312 (IS)
  • Cresoxydiol (IS)
  • Cresoxypropandiol (IS)
  • Glykresin (IS)
  • RP 3602 (IS)
  • Toloxypropandiol (IS)
  • Mefenesina (PH: F.U. XII)

Brand Names

  • Decontractyl
    Sanofi Aventis, Vietnam; Sanofi-Aventis, Bahrain; Sanofi-Aventis, Oman
  • Décontractyl
    Sanofi-Aventis, France; Teriak, Tunisia
  • Décontractyl (Mephenesin and Nicotinic Acid)
    Sanofi-Aventis, France
  • Dorotyl
    Domesco, Vietnam
  • Glotal
    Glomed, Vietnam
  • Mustret
    BV Pharma, Vietnam
  • Myanesin
    Ta Fong, Taiwan
  • Myorelax
    Siphat, Tunisia
  • Relaxar (Mephenesin and Nicotinic Acid)
    Bouty, Italy
  • Spasmend (Mephenesin and Paracetamol)
    Adcock Ingram Pharmaceuticals, South Africa

International Drug Name Search


BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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