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Amylmetacresol

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0001300-94-3

Chemical Formula

C12-H18-O

Molecular Weight

178

Therapeutic Category

Antiseptic agent, topical

Chemical Name

6-pentyl-m-cresol (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Amylmetacresolum (Latin)
  • Amylmetacresol (German)
  • Amylmétacrésol (French)
  • Amilmetacresol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Amilmetacresolo (OS: DCIT)
  • Amylmetacresol (OS: BAN)
  • Amylmétacrésol (OS: DCF)
  • A.M.C. (IS)
  • Pentyl-m-cresol (IS)
  • Pentyl-meta-cresol (IS)
  • Amylmetacresol (PH: BP 2016, Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Amylmétacrésol (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Amylmetacresolum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Anginormi-Tsiteli A (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol)
    Maty, Georgia
  • Benagol (Amylmetacresol andBenzalkonium)
    Reckitt Benckiser H.C., Italy
  • Boots Sore Throat Relief
    The Boots Company, United Kingdom
  • Coldangin (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol)
    Sigmapharm Arzneimittel, Austria
  • Dobendan Strepsils Junior (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol (pediatric))
    Reckitt Benckiser, Germany
  • Dobendan Strepsils Synergie (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol)
    Reckitt Benckiser, Germany
  • Dobendan Strepsils Warm (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol)
    Reckitt Benckiser, Germany
  • Dobendan Strepsils Zwei in Eins (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol)
    Reckitt Benckiser, Germany
  • Hexoral Classic (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol)
    Johnson & Johnson, Russian Federation
  • Liv-Angin (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol)
    Aversi, Georgia
  • Neo-Angin (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol, + Levomenthol)
    Divapharma, Estonia; Divapharma-Knufinke, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Neo-Angin (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol)
    Klosterfrau, Austria
  • Neo-Angin zuckerfrei (Amylmetacresol and Levomenthol, + Benzyl Alcohol)
    Klosterfrau, Austria
  • Robitussin Medicated Lozenges (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol)
    Pfizer Consumer Health, Singapore
  • Strepsils (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol, + Levomenthol)
    Reckitt Benckiser, Estonia
  • Strepsils (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol)
    Reckitt, Egypt; Reckitt Benckiser, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Reckitt Benckiser, Belgium; Reckitt Benckiser, Bulgaria; Reckitt Benckiser, Switzerland; Reckitt Benckiser, Czech Republic; Reckitt Benckiser, Denmark; Reckitt Benckiser, Estonia; Reckitt Benckiser, Finland; Reckitt Benckiser, France; Reckitt Benckiser, Georgia; Reckitt Benckiser, Greece; Reckitt Benckiser, Hong Kong; Reckitt Benckiser, Croatia (Hrvatska); Reckitt Benckiser, Hungary; Reckitt Benckiser, Ireland; Reckitt Benckiser, Israel; Reckitt Benckiser, Iceland; Reckitt Benckiser, Malta; Reckitt Benckiser, Netherlands; Reckitt Benckiser, New Zealand; Reckitt Benckiser, Philippines; Reckitt Benckiser, Poland; Reckitt Benckiser, Serbia; Reckitt Benckiser, Slovenia; Reckitt Benckiser, Thailand; Reckitt Benckiser, South Africa; Reckitt Benckiser Healthcare, Spain; Reckitt Benckiser Healthcare, Sweden; Reckitt Benckiser, Lithuania; Reckitt Benckiser, Portugal; Reckitt Benckiser, Slovakia; Reckitt Benckiser Healthcare UK, United Kingdom
  • Strepsils Children 6+ (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol (pediatric))
    Reckitt Benckiser Healthcare UK, United Kingdom
  • Strepsils Dual Action (Amylmetacresol and Lidocaine, + Benzyl Alcohol)
    Reckitt Benckiser, Hong Kong
  • Strepsils Junior (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol (pediatric))
    Reckitt Benckiser, Estonia; Reckitt Benckiser, Poland
  • Strepsils Lidocaïne (Amylmetacresol and Lidocaine, + Benzyl Alcohol)
    Reckitt Benckiser, France
  • Strepsils Max Plus (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol, + Lidocaine)
    Reckitt Benckiser Singapore, Singapore
  • Strepsils Maxipluzz (Amylmetacresol and Lidocaine, + Benzyl Alcohol)
    Reckitt Benckiser, Thailand
  • Strepsils Plus (Amylmetacresol and Lidocaine, + Benzyl Alcohol)
    Reckitt Benckiser, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Reckitt Benckiser, Ireland
  • Strepsils Sore Throat and Blocked Nose (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol, + Levomenthol)
    Reckitt Benckiser, Ireland; Reckitt Benckiser Healthcare UK, United Kingdom
  • Strepsils Sore Throat and Cough (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol, + Levomenthol)
    Reckitt Benckiser Healthcare UK, United Kingdom
  • Strepsils Sugar Free (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol)
    Reckitt Benckiser, New Zealand
  • Strepsils Vitamin C (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol, + Ascorbic Acid)
    Reckitt Benckiser, Estonia
  • Strepsils Warm Ginger (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol)
    Reckitt Benckiser, Thailand
  • Strepsils with Vitamin C (Amylmetacresol and Ascorbic Acid, +Benzyl Alcohol)
    Reckitt Benckiser, Ireland
  • Stripsore (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol)
    Andalous, Egypt
  • Throatsil (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol)
    Millimed, Thailand
  • Throatsil Herbaline (Amylmetacresol and Benzyl Alcohol)
    Millimed, Thailand
  • Throatsil Plus (Amylmetacresol and Lidocaine, + Benzyl Alcohol)
    Millimed, Thailand
  • Tusq-D (Amylmetacresol and Dextromethorphan)
    Blue Cross, India

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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