Skip to Content

Benznidazole

In the US, Benznidazole (benznidazole systemic) is a member of the drug class miscellaneous antibiotics and is used to treat Trypanosomiasis.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

P01CA02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0022994-85-0

Chemical Formula

C12-H12-N4-O3

Molecular Weight

260

Therapeutic Categories

Antiprotozoal

Imidazole derivative

Chemical Name

N-Benzyl-2-nitroimidazole-1-acetamide (WHO, Ph. Int.)

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • 5-23-04-00478 (IS: Beilstein)
  • Benzonidazole (IS)
  • BRN 0551486 (IS)
  • CCRIS 2200 (IS)
  • NSC 299972 (IS)
  • Ro 07-1051 (IS)
  • UNII-YC42NRJ1ZD (IS)
  • Benznidazole (PH: Ph. Int. 4)
  • Benznidazolum (PH: Ph. Int. 4)

Brand Name

Glossary

TermDefinition
ISInofficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

Important Notice: The Drugs.com international database is in BETA release. This means it is still under development and may contain inaccuracies. It is not intended as a substitute for the expertise and judgement of your physician, pharmacist or other healthcare professional. It should not be construed to indicate that the use of any medication in any country is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Consult with your healthcare professional before taking any medication.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.



Hide