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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Category

Antiseptic agent

Chemical Name

Mixture of chiefly tetradecyltrimetylammonium bromide wit smaller amounts of dodecyltrimetylammonium bromide and hexadecyltrimetylammonium bromide

Foreign Names

  • Cetrimidum (Latin)
  • Cetrimid (German)
  • Cétrimide (French)
  • Cetrimida (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Cetrimide (OS: JAN, BAN)
  • Cétrimide (OS: DCF)
  • Zetrimid (IS)
  • Cetrimid (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Cetrimide (PH: BP 2015, Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4)
  • Cétrimide (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Cetrimide Solution, Strong (PH: BP 2015)
  • Cetrimidum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4)

Brand Names

  • Aceptik-HC (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    AHPL, India
  • Aceptik-LA (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    AHPL, India
  • Acnederm Foam Wash (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Ego, New Zealand
  • Antiseptic Udder Cream (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine (veterinary use))
    DeLaval, Australia
  • Ascabiol (Cetrimide and Lindane)
    AHPL, India
  • Aseptol (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine (veterinary use))
    Virbac, Australia
  • Bactricide (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Medicpharma, Thailand
  • Baxidin (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Sanitas, Italy
  • Boots Antiseptic Nappy Rash (Cetrimide and Dimeticone)
    Boots, United Kingdom
  • Boots Antiseptic Wound Wash
    Boots, United Kingdom
  • Boucren
    Bouzen, Argentina
  • Care Antiseptic
    Thornton & Ross, United Kingdom
  • Ceanel (Cetrimide and Undecylenic Acid)
    Alliance, United Kingdom
  • Cetavlex
    C S Portugal, Portugal
  • Cetavlon
    Cana, Greece; Pierre Fabre Médicament, France
  • Cetrexidin (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Gaba Vebas, Italy
  • Cetridal
    Quirumédicas, Colombia
  • Cetridine (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine (veterinary use))
    Mavlab, Australia
  • Cetrifarm (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Nuova Farmec, Italy
  • Cetrigen (Cetrimide and Diethyltoluamide (veterinary use))
    Virbac, Australia
  • Cetrimida Clorohexidina Labesfal (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Labesfal, Portugal
  • Cetrimide
    Vitamed, Israel
  • Cetrimide AHPL (Cetrimide and Isopropyl Alcohol)
    AHPL, India
  • Cetrimide Ecolab
    Ecolab, United Kingdom
  • Cetrimide Orion
    Orion, New Zealand
  • Cetrimide PSM
    PSM, New Zealand
  • Cetrin (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine digluconate)
    Vitamed, Israel
  • Chemilon (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Multichem, New Zealand
  • Chlorhexidine & Cetrimide Pfizer (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Pfizer, New Zealand
  • Chlorhexidine 0.015% & Cetrimide 0.15% Baxter (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Baxter, New Zealand
  • Citrolin (Cetrimide and Lidocaine)
    Pharco, Romania
  • Clocimide (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    PP Lab, Thailand
  • Dekka (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Pond's Chemical, Thailand
  • Dekkalon (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Sinopharm, Thailand
  • Doxymycin (Cetrimide and Sulfacetamide, + Doxycycline (veterinary use))
    Bayer Animal Health, South Africa
  • Drapolene (Cetrimide and Benzalkonium)
    Chefaro, Ireland; GlaxoSmithKline, China; GlaxoSmithKline, Georgia; GlaxoSmithKline, Lebanon; GlaxoSmithKline, Philippines; GlaxoSmithKline, Thailand; Omega Pharma, United Kingdom
  • Farvicett (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Nuova Farmec, Italy
  • Foot Rot Aerosol (veterinary use)
    Battle, Hayward & Bower Ltd, United Kingdom
  • Frebac Hospital (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    MacroPhar, Thailand
  • Germidal (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Life, Ecuador
  • Hibicet (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Regent, Netherlands
  • Hibisol (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Apex, Bangladesh
  • Inhibac Hospital Conc (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Pharmaland, Thailand
  • Iteol-3 (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    AstraZeneca, India
  • Joyla (Cetrimide and Aluminium)
    Sinphar, Taiwan
  • Karicare Barrier (Cetrimide and Dimeticone)
    Nutricia, New Zealand
  • Kevilon (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Opsonin, Bangladesh
  • Killa (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    T Man, Thailand
  • Lanacane C (Cetrimide and Benzocaine)
    Wilson, New Zealand
  • Lidocaina (Cetrimide and Lidocaine)
    Ogna, Italy
  • Lidocaina Ogna (Cetrimide and Lidocaine)
    Ogna, Italy
  • Lignosol (Cetrimide and Lidocaine)
    Arab Center, Egypt; Arab Centre, Bahrain; Arab Center for Pharmaceutical and Chemical APAC, Oman
  • Liravlon (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Lira, Ecuador
  • Morhonine For Dental Use (Cetrimide and Edetic Acid)
    Showa Yakuhin Kako, Japan
  • Nadalube (veterinary use)
    Bomac, New Zealand
  • Napilene (Cetrimide and Benazlkonium)
    Chinta, Thailand
  • Neo Resiguard (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Nicholas Laboratories, Indonesia
  • Novascab (Cetrimide and Lindane)
    Invision, India
  • Quirucidal (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Quirumédicas, Colombia
  • Rectoquotane (Cetrimide and Quinisocaine)
    Evans, France
  • Savior (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Teva, Israel
  • Savlon
    Novartis Consumer Health, United Kingdom
  • Savlon (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    ACI, Bangladesh; Alston Garrard, Malta; AstraZeneca, Oman; AstraZeneca, Peru; Johnson & Johnson, India; Novartis, Ireland; Novartis Consumer Health, United Kingdom; Reckitt Benckiser, New Zealand
  • Savonol (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Merkez, Turkey
  • Savrolin (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Oro, Turkey
  • Scablone (Cetrimide and Lindane)
    Psycorem, India
  • Scaboma-C (Cetrimide and Lindane)
    Glenmark, India
  • Septol-C (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    BJ Benjaosoth, Thailand
  • Septrex (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Burapha, Thailand
  • SOOV Bite (Cetrimide and Lidocaine)
    Ego, New Zealand
  • Sterets (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine)
    Medlock, Malta
  • Stérilène
    Gifrer, France
  • Sykes Animol-C (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine (veterinary use))
    Sykes Vet International, Australia
  • Tecsep (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine (veterinary use))
    Virbac, New Zealand
  • Uiercrème-ace (Cetrimide and Chlorhexidine (veterinary use))
    Ecuphar, Netherlands
  • Vidisic (Cetrimide and Carbomer)
    Dr. Mann, Hungary; Dr. Mann, Singapore
  • Viscotears (Cetrimide and Carbomer)
    Novartis Biosciences, Peru; Thea Laboratoires, Norway
  • Xylonor (Cetrimide and Lidocaine)
    Septodont, Austria; Septodont, Malta; Septodont, Israel; Wild, Switzerland; Prats, Spain; Sanolabor, Slovenia

International Drug Name Search


BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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