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



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Categories

Antiseptic agent


Hemostatic agent, local

Chemical Name

Benzenesulfonic acid, 2-hydroxy-3-methyl-, polymer with formaldehyde

Foreign Names

  • Policresulenum (Latin)
  • Policresulen (German)
  • Policresulene (French)
  • Policresuleno (Spanish)

Brand Names

  • Albocresil
    Nycomed, Argentina; Nycomed Pharma, Brazil
  • Albothyl
    Altana, Bangladesh; Altana, Bahrain; Altana, Peru; Altana, Taiwan; Nycomed, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Nycomed, China; Nycomed, Costa Rica; Nycomed, Germany; Nycomed, Dominican Republic; Nycomed, Guatemala; Nycomed, Hong Kong; Nycomed, Honduras; Nycomed, Croatia (Hrvatska); Nycomed, Indonesia; Nycomed, Kenya; Nycomed, Mexico; Nycomed, Malaysia; Nycomed, Nicaragua; Nycomed, Panama; Nycomed, Philippines; Nycomed, Poland; Nycomed, Serbia; Nycomed, Singapore; Nycomed, El Salvador; Nycomed, Vietnam; Pacific, South Korea; Pharos, Indonesia
  • Atyl
    Meider, Taiwan
  • Cervixept
    Basel, Ecuador
  • Dime
    Rocnarf, Ecuador
  • Ebodyl (Policresulen and Cinchocaine)
    Meider, Taiwan
  • Faktu (Policresulen and Cinchocaine)
    Altana, Peru; Altana, Slovakia; Nycomed, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Nycomed, Costa Rica; Nycomed, Czech Republic; Nycomed, Germany; Nycomed, Dominican Republic; Nycomed, Guatemala; Nycomed, Hong Kong; Nycomed, Honduras; Nycomed, Croatia (Hrvatska); Nycomed, Indonesia; Nycomed, Nicaragua; Nycomed, Panama; Nycomed, Philippines; Nycomed, Portugal; Nycomed, Serbia; Nycomed, Slovenia; Nycomed, El Salvador; Pharos, Indonesia; Ranbaxy, India; Takeda Pharma, Switzerland; Altana, Taiwan
  • Fubodyl
    Meider, Taiwan
  • Ginothyl
    Iqfarma, Peru
  • Hemor (Policresulen and Cinchocaine)
    Basel, Ecuador
  • Hygyn
    CCPC, Taiwan
  • Lotagen (veterinary use)
    Bayer Animal Health, South Africa; Intervet, Austria; Intervet, Germany; Schering-Plough Vet, Italy; Veterinaria, Switzerland
  • Negatol
    Nycomed, Italy; Wild, Switzerland
  • Nelex
    Nycomed, Portugal
  • Policresul
    Euro, Dominican Republic
  • Polilen
    Root, Taiwan
  • Polinin
    Pei Li, Taiwan
  • Posulen
    Patron, Taiwan
  • Posuline (Policresulen and Cinchocaine)
    Pei Li, Taiwan
  • Proctoacid (Policresulen and Cinchocaine)
    Nycomed, Mexico
  • Proctox-H (Policresulen and Cinchocaine)
    Multilab, Brazil
  • Proctyl (Policresulen and Cinchocaine)
    Nycomed Pharma, Brazil
  • Soker (Policresulen and Cinchocaine)
    CCPC, Taiwan
  • Subodyl (Policresulen and Cinchocaine)
    Meider, Taiwan
  • Togiam
    Hwang's, Taiwan
  • Vagothyl
    Kutnowskie Zaklady Farmacetyczne Polfa, Czech Republic; Polfa Pabianice, Bulgaria; Polfa Pabianice, Hungary; Polfa Pabianice, Lithuania; Polfa Pabianice, Latvia; Polfa Pabianice, Poland; Polfa Pabianice, Russian Federation; Warsaw Pharmaceutical Works, Georgia
  • Vagothyl (veterinary use)
    Polfa Pabianice, Poland
  • Villda
    Meider, Taiwan
  • Zolchin
    Ying Yuan, Taiwan

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