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Acriflavinium Chloride

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

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

R02AA13

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0008063-24-9

Chemical Formula

C14-H15-Cl2-N3

Molecular Weight

296

Therapeutic Categories

Antiseptic agent

Disinfectant

Chemical Name

Mixture of the hydrochlorides of 3,6-diamino-10-methylacridinium chloride and 3,6-diamino-acridine (WHO )

Foreign Names

  • Acriflavinii chloridum (Latin)
  • Acriflavinium chlorid (German)
  • Chlorure d'acriflavinium (French)
  • Cloruro de acriflavinio (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Acriflavinium (chlorure d') (OS: DCF)
  • Acriflavine Hydrochloride (IS)
  • Flavacridinum (IS: USSRP)
  • Neutroflavine (IS)
  • Panflavin (IS)
  • Trypaflavin (IS)
  • Xanthacridinum (IS)
  • Acriflavinii chloridum (PH: Ph. Helv. 8)
  • Acriflavinium Chloride (PH: BP 2007)
  • Acriflavinium Monochloride (PH: Ph. Eur. 5)
  • Acriflaviniumchlorid (PH: Ph. Helv. 8)
  • Acriflaviniummonochloride (PH: Ph. Eur. 5)

Brand Names

  • Acrivine
    Epoch, Pakistan
  • Chromargon (Acriflavinium Chloride and Oxyquinoline)
    Richard, France
  • Colombo Morenicol Alparex (Acriflavinium Chloride and Malachite Green (veterinary use))
    Fishmed, Switzerland
  • Koi Med Anti Pilz (Acriflavinium Chloride and Proflavine, + Malachite Green (veterinary use))
    Fishmed, Switzerland
  • Sera omnipur (Acriflavinium Chloride and Aminoacridine, + Ethacridine, + Malachite Green (veterinary use))
    Alfauna, Switzerland
  • Tetra Medical General Tonic (Acriflavinium Chloride and Aminoacridine, + Ethacridine, + Methylthioninium Chloride (veterinary use))
    Delphin-Amazonia, Switzerland

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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