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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antifungal agent

Imidazole derivative

Chemical Name

1H-Imidazole, 1-[4-(4-chlorophenyl)-2-[(2,6-dichlorophenyl)tio]butyl]-, (±)-

Foreign Names

  • Butoconazolum (Latin)
  • Butoconazol (German)
  • Butoconazole (French)
  • Butoconazol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Butoconazole (OS: BAN, DCF)
  • Butoconazole Nitrate (OS: USAN, BANM)
  • RS 35887 (IS: Syntex)
  • RS 35887-00-10-3 (IS: Syntex)
  • Butoconazole nitrate (PH: USP 38)

Brand Names

  • Butoconazole 2%
    Sabaa, Egypt
  • Gynazole
    OM, Peru
  • Femstat
    CCPC, Taiwan; Grünenthal, Costa Rica; Grünenthal, Dominican Republic; Grünenthal, Guatemala; Grünenthal, Honduras; Grünenthal, Nicaragua; Grünenthal, Panama; Grünenthal, Peru; Grünenthal, El Salvador
  • Gynazol
    Gedeon Richter, Bulgaria; Gedeon Richter, Hungary; Gedeon Richter, Poland
  • Gynazol 2%
    Gedeon Richter, Slovakia
  • Gynazole
    KV Pharmaceutical Company, China
  • Gynazole-1
    Ther-Rx, United States
  • Gynofort
    Ethica Industri Farmasi, Indonesia; Gedeon Richter, Georgia; Gedeon Richter, Latvia; Gedeon Richter, Romania; Gedeon Richter, Russian Federation
  • Gynomyk
    Euro Registratie, Netherlands; Fisher Farma, Netherlands; Will, Netherlands; Will-Pharma, Belgium
  • Volusol
    Gynopharm, Peru


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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