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



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Antibacterial: Sulfonamide

Chemical Name

Benzenesulfonamide, 4-amino-N-(2,6-dimethoxy-4-pyrimidinyl)-

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • Sulfadimethoxine (OS: BAN, JAN)
  • Sulfadiméthoxine (OS: DCF)
  • Sulfadimetoxina (OS: DCIT)
  • Solfadimetossina (IS)
  • Sulphadimethoxine (IS)
  • Sulfadimethoxine (PH: USP 34)
  • Sulfadiméthoxine pour usage vétérinaire (PH: Ph. Franç. X)
  • Sulfadimetoxina (PH: F.U. XII)
  • Sulphadimethoxine (PH: BP 1988)
  • Sulfadimethoxine Sodium (PH: USP 34)

Brand Names

  • Abcid
    Daiichi Sankyo, Japan
  • Acti Méthoxine (veterinary use)
    Laboratoires Biové, France
  • Agribon (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, United States
  • Albon (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, United States
  • Amidurene (veterinary use)
    Laboratoires Biové, France
  • Ampidiar (Sulfadimethoxine and Ampicillin (veterinary use))
    Novartis Santé Animale, France
  • Ascodimetossina (veterinary use)
    Ascor, Italy
  • Bactrovet (veterinary use)
    Schering-Plough Animal Health, United States
  • Chemitrim (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Chemifarma, Italy
  • Concentrat TS (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Sogeval, France
  • Cunicoxil (veterinary use)
    Laboratoires Biové, France
  • Di Methox (veterinary use)
    Agri Laboratories, United States
  • Dimetoprim (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    AFI, Italy
  • Dimetossin (veterinary use)
    Chemifarma, Italy
  • Dimetox (veterinary use)
    Tre I, Italy
  • Emericid (veterinary use)
    Virbac, France
  • Kokzidiol SD (veterinary use)
    Albrecht, Germany; Serumber, Germany; WDT, Germany; Weinboeh, Germany
  • Medacide SDM (veterinary use)
    Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, United States
  • Metoxyl (veterinary use)
    Virbac, France
  • Océcoxil (Sulfadimethoxine and Pyrimethamine (veterinary use))
    Virbac, France
  • Prazil (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Merial, Italy
  • Prémélange CS (Sulfadimethoxine and Colistin (veterinary use))
    Qalian, France
  • Primor (Sulfadimethoxine and Ormetoprim (veterinary use))
    Pfizer Animal Health, United States
  • Relardon (veterinary use)
    Vetoquinol, Switzerland
  • Retardon (veterinary use)
    Vetochas, Germany
  • Rofenaid (Sulfadimethoxine and Ormetoprim (veterinary use))
    Alpharma, United States
  • Romet (Sulfadimethoxine and Ormetoprim (veterinary use))
    Pharmaq, United States
  • SDM Sulfadimethoxine (veterinary use)
    Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, United States
  • Suldimet (veterinary use)
    Doxal, Italy
  • Sulfacycline (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Laboratoires Biové, France
  • Sulfadimethoxin + Trimethoprim (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Serumber, Germany
  • Sulfadimethoxine (veterinary use)
    Agri Laboratories, United States; First Priority, United States; IVX, United States
  • Sulfadiméthoxine (veterinary use)
    Qalian, France
  • Sulfadimetossina (veterinary use)
    Chemifarma, Italy; Filozoo, Italy; Sintofarm, Italy; Vetem, Italy
  • Sulfalon (veterinary use)
    Virbac, France
  • Sulfamed G (veterinary use)
    Cross Vetpharm Group, United States
  • Sulfaprime (Sulfadimethoxine and Oxytetracycline, + Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Zoopan - Produtos Pecuários, Lda, Portugal
  • Sulfasol (veterinary use)
    Med Pharmex, United States
  • Sulforal (veterinary use)
    Med Pharmex, United States
  • Tiforine (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Companhia Portuguesa de Higiene Pharma, Portugal
  • Tridioxin (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim, + Ethopabate (veterinary use))
    Teva, Israel
  • Trimethosel-P (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Selecta, Germany
  • Trimetoprim-Sulfadimetossina (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Chemifarma, Italy
  • Bactotril (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Virbac, France
  • Biaprim (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Laboratoires Biové, France
  • Cholera-Sul (veterinary use)
    Teva, Israel
  • Coccidex (veterinary use)
    Casa dos Cereais, Portugal
  • Coccilyse (veterinary use)
    Laboratoires Moureau, France
  • Compomix V Sulfaprim (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Qalian, France
  • Corylap (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Laboratoires Biové, France
  • Coxi Plus (veterinary use)
    Oropharma N.V., United Kingdom; Versele-Laga, Portugal
  • Dimethoprim (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Teva, Israel
  • Disulfox (veterinary use)
    Intervet, South Africa
  • Ecosulf (veterinary use)
    Afrivet, South Africa
  • Galmethoxine (veterinary use)
    Galpharma, Israel
  • Maxisulf (veterinary use)
    Cipla Agrimed, South Africa
  • Polisulfalent (Sulfadimethoxine and Sulfadimidine, + Sulfathiazole (veterinary use))
    Biowet Pulawy, Poland
  • Pridimet (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Fatro, Italy
  • Sadimet (veterinary use)
    Fatro, Italy
  • Sulfadimethoxine (veterinary use)
    Alfasan, Netherlands
  • Sulfadimetossina+Trimetoprim (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Ascor, Italy
  • Sulfadimetossina (veterinary use)
    Ascor, Italy; Doxal, Italy; Sintofarm, Italy
  • Sunix (veterinary use)
    Coophavet, France
  • Trimédoxyne (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Coophavet, France
  • Trimethoprim-Sulfadimetossina (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Filozoo, Italy
  • Trimethox (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Sogeval, France
  • Trimetogal (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Galpharma, Israel
  • Trimetoxin (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Chemipharma, Israel
  • Trisulmix (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Coophavet, France; Coophavet, Poland
  • Vetitrim (Sulfadimethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Eurovet, Belgium

International Drug Name Search


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

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