In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.
In the US, Chloral Hydrate (chloral hydrate systemic) is a member of the drug class miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics and is used to treat Insomnia and Sedation.
ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)
CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)
Agent for premedication
Hypnotic and sedative agent
- Chlorali hydras (Latin)
- Chloralhydrat (German)
- Chloral (hydrate de) (French)
- Chloral (hydrate de) (OS: DCF)
- Chloral Hydrate (OS: BAN, JAN)
- Cloral Hydrate (IS)
- Trichloroethylidene glycol (IS)
- Chloral (hydrate de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
- Chloral Hydrate (PH: BP 2016, JP XVI, USP 38)
- Chloral hydrate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
- Chloralhydrat (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
- Chlorali hydras (PH: Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4)
- Chloral Hydrate
- Chloral Hydrate Biomed
Biomed, New Zealand
- Chloral Hydrate Marlborough
Marlborough Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom
- Chloral Hydrate-Odan
- Chloral Misr
- Chloropent (Chloral Hydrate and Magnesium, + Pentobarbital (veterinary use))
Zoetis, United States
Hisamitsu Seiyaku, Japan
- PMS-Chloral Hydrate
Pharmascience, Canada; Pharmascience, Singapore
Breckenridge Pharmaceutical, United States
Marlborough Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom; Marlborough Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom
|BAN||British Approved Name|
|DCF||Dénomination Commune Française|
|JAN||Japanese Accepted Name|
Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.
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