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CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Antiprotozoal agent: Amebicide

Chemical Name

2-Furancarboxylic acid, 1-(dichloroacetyl)-1,2,3,4-tetrahydro-6-quinolinyl ester

Foreign Names

  • Quinfamidum (Latin)
  • Quinfamid (German)
  • Quinfamide (French)
  • Quinfamida (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Quinfamide (OS: USAN)
  • Win 40014 (IS: Winthrop)

Brand Names

  • Ah-Micol (Quinfamide and Albendazol)
    Genomma Laboratories México, Mexico
  • Ah-Micol Infantil (Quinfamide and Albendazol (pediatric))
    Genomma Laboratories México, Mexico
  • Ah-Micol Junior (Quinfamide and Albendazol (pediatric))
    Genomma Laboratories México, Mexico
  • Amecid
    Bruluart, Mexico
  • Amefin
    Pfizer, Ecuador
  • Amenide
    Sanofi-Aventis, Colombia; Sanofi-Aventis, Ecuador
  • Amoebriz (Quinfamide and Mebendazole)
    Janssen-Cilag, Peru
  • Oxal (Quinfamide and Albendazole)
    More Pharma, Mexico
  • Quinfateg Plus (Quinfamide and Mebendazol)
    Laboratorio Tecnoquímicas, Honduras; Laboratorio Tecnoquímicas, El Salvador

International Drug Name Search


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

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