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Moxidectin

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

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0113507-06-5

Chemical Formula

C37-H53-N-O8

Molecular Weight

639

Therapeutic Category

Anthelmintic agent

Chemical Names

(6R,25S)-5-O-Demetyl-28-deoxy-25-[(E)-1,3-dimetyl-1-butenyl]-6,28-epoxy-23-oxomilbemycin B 23-(E)-(O-metyloxime) (WHO)

Milbemycin B, 5-O-demetyl-28-deoxy-25-(1,3-dimetyl-1-butenyl)-6,28-epoxy-23-(metoxyimino)-, [6R,23E,25S(E)]- (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Moxidectinum (Latin)
  • Moxidectin (German)
  • Moxidectine (French)
  • Moxidectina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Moxidectin (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • CL 301423 (IS)
  • Moxidectin (PH: BP vet. 2015, USP 37)
  • Moxidectin for veterinary use (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Moxidectinum ad usum veterinarium (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Advocate (Moxidectin and Imidacloprid (veterinary use))
    Bayer, Germany; Bayer, Italy; Bayer Animal, Netherlands; Bayer Animal Health, Austria; Bayer Animal Health, Belgium; Bayer Animal Health, United Kingdom; Bayer Animal Health, Norway; Bayer Australia Ltd Animal Health, Australia; Bayer New Zealand, New Zealand; Bayer Santé Animale, France; Lidorr Chemicals, Israel; Orion Pharma Animal Health, Finland; Provet, Switzerland
  • Cattleguard (veterinary use)
    Zoetis Australia, Australia
  • Cydectin (Moxidectin and Praziquantel (veterinary use))
    Fort Dodge Animal Health, South Africa; Pfizer Animal Health, New Zealand; Virbac, Australia
  • Cydectin (Moxidectin and Selenium (veterinary use))
    Fort Dodge Animal Health, South Africa; Pfizer Animal Health, New Zealand; Virbac, Australia
  • Cydectin (Moxidectin and Triclabendazole (veterinary use))
    Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom; Pfizer Animal Health, New Zealand; Virbac, Australia
  • Cydectin (veterinary use)
    Bayer Animal Health, South Africa; Firma Netjes, Netherlands; Holland Animal Care, Netherlands; Orion Pharma Animal Health, Sweden; Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer Animal Health, Belgium; Pfizer Animal Health, Finland; Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom; Pfizer Animal Health, Ireland; Pfizer Animal Health, Italy; Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands; Pfizer Animal Health, New Zealand; Pfizer GmbH Tiergesundheit, Germany; Virbac, Australia; Wirtz, Netherlands
  • Cydectin 0.1% (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, Switzerland
  • Cydectin 0.5% (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, Switzerland
  • Cydectin 10% LA (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, Switzerland
  • Cydectin 2% LA (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, Switzerland
  • Cydectin comp (Moxidectin and Praziquantel (veterinary use))
    Orion Pharma Animal Health, Sweden
  • Cydectin LA (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, New Zealand
  • Cydectin Triclamox (Moxidectin and Triclabendazole (veterinary use))
    Pfizer Animal Health, Ireland; Zoetis, Switzerland
  • Cydectin TriclaMox (Moxidectin and Triclabendazole (veterinary use))
    Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands; Pfizer GmbH Tiergesundheit, Germany
  • Cydectine (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, France
  • Cydectine L.A. (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, France
  • Cydectine Triclamox (Moxidectin and Triclabendazole (veterinary use))
    Pfizer Animal Health, Belgium; Zoetis, France
  • Ensign SE (Moxidectin and Sodium Selenate (veterinary use))
    Zoetis Australia, Australia
  • Equest (Moxidectin and Praziquantel (veterinary use))
    Pfizer, Poland; Pfizer Animal Health, Finland; Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom; Pfizer Animal Health, New Zealand; Pfizer Animal Health, South Africa; Zoetis Australia, Australia
  • Equest (veterinary use)
    Equi Products, Netherlands; Fort Dodge Laboratories, Israel; Novivet, Netherlands; Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer Animal Health, Belgium; Pfizer Animal Health, Finland; Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom; Pfizer Animal Health, Italy; Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands; Pfizer GmbH Tiergesundheit, Germany; Zoetis, Switzerland; Zoetis, France; Zoetis, Ireland
  • Equest Pramox (Moxidectin and Praziquantel (veterinary use))
    Fort Dodge, Israel; Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer Animal Health, Belgium; Pfizer Animal Health, Italy; Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands; Pfizer GmbH Tiergesundheit, Germany; Zoetis, Switzerland; Zoetis, France; Zoetis, Ireland; Zoetis Finland Oy, Norway
  • Exodus (Moxidectin andSelenium (veterinary use))
    Merial, New Zealand
  • Exodus (veterinary use)
    Merial, New Zealand
  • Exodus LA (veterinary use)
    Merial, New Zealand
  • Guardian (veterinary use)
    Lilly, Italy; Lilly Vet, France
  • Maximus (veterinary use)
    Ancare Australia, Australia
  • Maximus Long Acting (veterinary use)
    Ancare Australia, Australia
  • Maximus Plus Selenium Moxidectin (Moxidectin and Sodium Selenate (veterinary use))
    Ancare Australia, Australia
  • Moximax (veterinary use)
    AgVantage Animal Health Products, Australia
  • Moximax Plus Selenium (Moxidectin and Sodium Selenate (veterinary use))
    AgVantage Animal Health Products, Australia
  • Moxiquest (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom
  • Moxitak (veterinary use)
    Bayer Australia Ltd Animal Health, Australia
  • Moxitak Se (Moxidectin and Sodium Selenate (veterinary use))
    Bayer Australia Ltd Animal Health, Australia
  • Pramoxiquest (Moxidectin and Praziquantel (veterinary use))
    Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom
  • Proheart (veterinary use)
    Zoetis Australia, Australia
  • Sheepguard SE (Moxidectin and Sodium Selenate (veterinary use))
    Zoetis Australia, Australia
  • Topdec (veterinary use)
    AgVantage Animal Health Products, Australia
  • Topdec Plus Selenium (Moxidectin and Sodium Selenate (veterinary use))
    AgVantage Animal Health Products, Australia
  • Ultra-Mox (Moxidectin and Praziquantel, + Oxfendazole (veterinary use))
    Bomac, New Zealand
  • Vetdectin (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, New Zealand
  • Vetdectin S (Moxidectin and Selenium (veterinary use))
    Pfizer Animal Health, New Zealand
  • Zermex (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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