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Bifonazole (International)



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Antifungal agent for topical use

Chemical Name

1-(p,α-diphenylbenzyl)imidazole (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Bifonazolum (Latin)
  • Bifonazol (German)
  • Bifonazole (French)
  • Bifonazol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Bifonazole (OS: BAN, USAN, JAN, DCF)
  • Bifonazolo (OS: DCIT)
  • 5-23-04-00292 (Beilstein) (IS)
  • Bay H 4502 (IS)
  • BRN 0618427 (IS)
  • Trifonazole (IS)
  • UNII-QYJ305Z91O (IS)
  • Bifonazol (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Bifonazole (PH: BP 2018, JP XVII, Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Bifonazolum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names

  • Aderman [+ Gentamicin, + Betamethasone]
    Cassanello, Paraguay
  • Agispor
    Perrigo, Israel
  • Agispor [+ Urea]
    Perrigo, Israel
  • Amycor 1%
    Merck Serono, France
  • Amycor Onychoset [+ Urea]
    Merck Serono, France
  • Antifungol HEXAL Extra 1%
    Hexal, Germany
  • Azolmen
    Menarini Industrie Farmaceutiche Riunite, Italy
  • Bayclear Plus
    Bayer, China
  • Befone
    Chin Teng Pharmaceutical Industrial, Taiwan
  • Bi Fu
    Huabang Medical & Chemical, China
  • Biazol
    Gedeon Richter, Romania
  • Bicos
    Royal, Taiwan
  • Bicronol 1%
    Iwaki Seiyaku, Japan
  • Bifokey
    Pharminicio, Spain
  • Bifomyk
    Mass Pharma, Pakistan
  • Bifon
    Dermapharm, Germany
  • Bifona
    Shou Chan, Taiwan
  • Bifona-Z
    Dong Kook, Taiwan
  • Bifonazol Andromaco
    Laboratorios Andromaco, Chile
  • Bifonazol Aristo
    Aristo Pharma, Germany
  • Bifonazol Ramos
    Ramos, Nicaragua
  • Bifonazole
    Vitamed, Israel
  • Bifonazole 1%
    Fuji Seiyaku, Japan; Sawai Seiyaku, Japan; Yoshindo, Japan
  • Bifonazole Sinphar
    Sinphar, Taiwan
  • Bifonazol-SL
    Slovakofarma, Lithuania
  • Bifonol 1%
    Mayado Seiyaku, Japan
  • Bifovit
    Vitamed, Israel
  • Bifunal
    Balkanpharma, Bulgaria
  • Bifuzol
    Bassa, Ecuador
  • Bilmitin 1%
    Takeda Teva Pharma, Japan
  • Bimicot
    Euroderm, Argentina
  • Biscopor 1%
    Ryukakusan, Japan
  • Biszole
    Shinlon, Taiwan
  • Canesmycospor
    Bayer Hispania, Spain
  • Canesmycospor Onicoset [+ Urea]
    Bayer Hispania, Spain
  • Canespie Bifonazol
    Bayer Hispania, Spain
  • Canespor
    Bayer, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Bayer, Czech Republic; Bayer, Croatia (Hrvatska); Bayer, Poland; Bayer, Portugal; Bayer, Romania; Bayer, Slovakia; Kern, Bulgaria; Kern Pharma, Serbia; KVP Pharma + Veterinär Produkte, Bulgaria
  • Canespor [+ Urea]
    Bayer, Poland; Bayer, Slovakia
  • Canespro [+ Urea]
    Bayer, Hungary
  • Canesten Bifonazol
    Bayer Austria, Austria
  • Canesten Bifonazol 1%
    Bayer, Malta
  • Canesten Bifonazol comp. [+ Urea]
    Bayer Austria, Austria
  • Canesten Bifonazole Once Daily 1%
    Bayer, United Kingdom
  • Canesten Extra
    Bayer, Hong Kong; Bayer Vital, Germany
  • Canesten Extra [+ Urea]
    Bayer Vital, Germany
  • Canesten Fungal Nail Treatment [+ Urea]
    Bayer Consumer Care, Australia
  • Canesten Once Daily Bifonazole 1%
    Bayer, New Zealand; Bayer Consumer Care, Australia
  • Canesten Plus
    Bayer, Hungary
  • Canesten Unidie
    Bayer, Italy
  • Canestene Derm
    Bayer, Luxembourg
  • Canestene Derm Bifonazole
    Bayer, Belgium
  • Comagis [+ Fluocinonide]
    Perrigo, Israel
  • Comybor
    CBC, Taiwan
  • Efa Mycol
    Antia moll & Cia S.A., Uruguay
  • Empecid Pie [+ Crotamiton, + Lidocaine]
    Bayer, Argentina
  • Foohol
    Root, Taiwan
  • Fu Ning
    Sihuan Pharmaceutical Factory, China
  • Fu Qi
    Sihuan Pharmaceutical Factory, China; Wellso Pharmaceutical, China
  • FuKang
    He Ji Gong Pharm, China
  • Fungiderm
    Epsilon, Greece
  • Fungiderm 1%
    CHR. K. Unimed, Cyprus; Epsilon, Greece
  • Fungin
    Swiss Pharm, Taiwan
  • Fungitol [+ Zinc Oxide]
    Cassanello, Paraguay
  • Futezole
    Sen Tai, Taiwan
  • Hui Fu De
    Kang Bao Bio Product, China
  • Incomicol
    Incopharma, Paraguay
  • Kemezimin
    Newai Chem, Taiwan
  • Keratospor [+ Urea]
    Perrigo, Israel
  • Levelina
    ERN, Spain
  • Lie He Suo
    Yangshengtang Pharmaceutical, China
  • Marinzoal 1%
    Sato Seiyaku, Japan
  • Metadin [+ Dexamethasone, + Gentamicin]
    FA.PA.SA., Paraguay
  • Metadin Ovulos [+ Dexamethasone, + Estradiol, + Gentamicin]
    FA.PA.SA., Paraguay
  • Mico Audiolic [+ Benzocaine, + Boric Acid]
    Incopharma, Paraguay
  • Micosol
    Cassara, Argentina; Pablo Cassara, Paraguay
  • Moldina
    Juventus, Paraguay
  • Myco-Flusemidon
    Anfarm, Greece; Anfarm, Tanzania
  • Mycoson
    Siu Guan, Taiwan
  • Mycosor
    Bayer Consumer Care, South Africa
  • Mycospor
    Bayer, Brazil; Bayer, China; Bayer, Greece; Bayer, India; Bayer, Netherlands; Bayer, Pakistan; Bayer, Russian Federation; Bayer, Turkey; Bayer Consumer Care, Australia; Bayer de México, Mexico; Bayer Healthcare, Indonesia; Bayer Hellas Abee, Cyprus; Bayer Pharmaceuticals, Kuwait; Bayer Schering, Taiwan; Bayer Vital, Germany
  • Mycospor 1%
    Bayer, Egypt; Bayer, Greece; Bayer Hellas Abee, Cyprus; Bayer Yakuhin, Japan
  • Mycospor Onicoset [+ Urea]
    Bayer de México, Mexico
  • Mycospor Onychoset [+ Urea]
    Bayer, Russian Federation
  • Mycosporan
    Bayer, Chile; Bayer, Sweden
  • Mycozole 1%
    Kyowa Yakuhin, Japan
  • Neltolon
    Pharmathen, Greece
  • Neltolon 1%
    Pharmathen, Greece
  • Piecidex NF [+ Diphenhydramine]
    Genomma, Argentina
  • Prurisedan [+ Diphenhydramine]
    Andromaco, Argentina
  • Sugenfu
    Chung Mei, Taiwan
  • Trex [+ Gentamicin, + Budesonide]
    Siegfried, Colombia
  • Ultracilina B [+ Dexamethasone, + Gentamicin]
    FA.PA.SA., Paraguay
  • Ultracilina Ovulos [+ Dexamethasone, + Estradiol, + Gentamicin]
    FA.PA.SA., Paraguay
  • Unesia
    Genomma, Argentina


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)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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