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Chlorobutanol

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

A04AD04

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000057-15-8

Chemical Formula

C4-H7-Cl3-O

Molecular Weight

177

Therapeutic Categories

Antiemetic agent

Antiseptic agent

Anesthetic, local

Pharmaceutic aid: Preservative

Chemical Names

1,1,1-Trichloro-2-metylpropan-2-ol (BAN, JAN, WHO)

1,1,1-Trichloro-tert-butyl alcohol

2,2,2-Trichloro-1,1-dimetyletanol

2-Propanol, 1,1,1-trichloro-2-metyl- (USAN)

Trichlorisobutylalcohol

Foreign Names

  • Chlorobutanolum (Latin)
  • Chlorobutanol (German)
  • Chlorobutanol (French)
  • Clorobutanol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Chlorobutanol (OS: BAN, DCF, JAN)
  • Acetone-Chloroforme (IS)
  • Alcohol Trichlorisobutylicus (IS)
  • Chlorbutol (IS)
  • Chloretone (IS)
  • Chlorobutanolis (IS)
  • Chlortran (IS)
  • Trichlorbutanolum anhydricum (IS)
  • UNII-HM4YQM8WRC (IS)
  • Chlorobutanol (PH: BP 2018, JP XVII, NF 33, Ph. Int. 7)
  • Chlorobutanol anhydre (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Chlorobutanol, anhydrous (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Chlorobutanol, Anhydrous (PH: BP 2016)
  • Chlorobutanol, wasserfreies (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Chlorobutanolum (PH: Ph. Int. 7)
  • Chlorobutanolum anhydricum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Chlorobutanol hemihydrate (OS: BANM)
  • UNII-3X4P6271OX (IS)
  • Chlorobutanol Hemihydrate (PH: BP 2018)
  • Chlorobutanol hemihydrate (PH: Ph. Eur. 9, Ph. Int. 7)
  • Chlorobutanol hémihydraté (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Chlorobutanol-Hemihydrat (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Chlorobutanolum hemihydricum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names

  • A-H [+ Doxylamine] [veterinary use]
    Intervet, United States
  • Benadryl [+ Diphenhydramine, + Ammonium Chloride, + Sodium Citrate]
    Parke-Davis, Pakistan
  • Benatus [+ Dextromethorphan, + Phenylephrine, + Diphenhydramine, + Ammonium Chloride, + Sodium Citrate] [pediatric]
    Parke-Davis, Pakistan
  • Cerum [+ Sodium Bicarbonate, + Benzocaine]
    Delta, Paraguay
  • Cerumol [+ Benzyl Alcohol]
    Thornton & Ross, Canada
  • Chestycof [+ Diphenhydramine, + Ammonium Chloride, + Sodium Citrate]
    Davis, Pakistan
  • Chloroform BP
    PSM, New Zealand
  • Chlorohist [+ Diphenhydramine, + Ammonium Chloride, + Sodium Citrate]
    Hoechst, Pakistan; LCPW, Pakistan
  • Daedalonetta [+ Dimenhydrinate]
    Pharmamagist, Hungary
  • Dentin [+ Eugenol, + Benzocaine]
    Rekah, Israel
  • Dermidex [+ Alcloxa, + Cetrimide, + Lidocaine]
    Actavis UK, United Kingdom
  • Dipherol [+ Diphenhydramine, + Ammonium Chloride, + Sodium Citrate]
    Ethical, Pakistan
  • Diphex [+ Diphenhydramine, + Ammonium Chloride, + Sodium Citrate]
    Marvi, Pakistan
  • Eludril [+ Chlorhexidine]
    Pierre Fabre Sante, Singapore
  • Fialetta odontalgica [+ Benzocaine]
    Montefarmaco OTC, Italy
  • Gocce Odontalgiche [+ Chlorbutanol]
    Sella, Italy
  • Gocce Odontalgiche [+ Eugenol]
    Sella, Italy
  • Hongotopic [+ Salicylic Acid, + Benzoic Acid, + Malachite Green]
    Delta, Paraguay
  • Imebiotic [+ Phenazone, + Sulfathiazole, + Benzocaine]
    Imeg, Paraguay
  • Lagrimas Artificiales Biosano
    Biosano, Paraguay
  • Locarp [+ Pilocarpine]
    Cadila, India
  • Nostil [+ Phenylephrine, + Chlorpheniramine]
    Deva, Turkey
  • Novopressina-V [+ Vasopressin]
    Biol, Argentina
  • Otocalm [+ Phenazone]
    Pharco, Egypt; Pharco, Kuwait
  • PAF 50% [+ Bucarbetene]
    Lofarma, Italy
  • Rinostil [+ Eucalyptol, + Camphor, + Thymol, + Menthol]
    Deca, Italy
  • Rubicalm [+ Diethylamine Salicylate]
    Julphar, Kuwait; Julphar, Oman
  • Balsamorhinol [+ Levomenthol]
    Pierre Fabre Médicament, France
  • Cerumol
    Thornton & Ross, United Kingdom
  • Cerumol [+ Benzyl Alcohol]
    Muscat, Oman
  • Chlorhexidine/Chlorobutanol Arrow [+ Chlorhexidine]
    Arrow, France
  • Chlorhexidine/Chlorobutanol Biogaran [+ Chlorohexidine]
    Biogaran, France
  • Chlorhexidine/Chlorobutanol Biogaran Conseil [+ Chlorhexidin]
    Biogaran, France
  • Chlorhexidine/Chlorobutanol EG [+ Chlorhexidine]
    EG Labo, France
  • Chlorhexidine/Chlorobutanol Mylan [+ Chlorhexidine]
    Mylan, France
  • Chlorhexidine/Chlorobutanol PHR Lab [+ Chlorhexidine]
    PHR LAB, France
  • Chlorhexidine/Chlorobutanol Sandoz [+ Chlorhexidine]
    Sandoz, France
  • Chlorhexidine/Chlorobutanol Teva [+ Chlorhexidine]
    Teva Santé, France
  • Chlorhexidine/Chlorobutanol Zentiva [+ Chlorhexidine]
    Sanofi-Aventis, France
  • Daedalon [+ Dimenhydrinate]
    Pharmamagist, Hungary
  • Eludril [+ Chlorhexidine]
    Pierre Fabre, Vietnam; Pierre Fabre Médicament, France; Rovafarm, Argentina
  • Eludril Pro [+ Chlorhexidine]
    Pierre Fabre, Georgia
  • EludrilPro [+ Chlorhexidine]
    Pierre Fabre Médicament, France
  • Otocalm [+ Phenazone]
    Pharco, Georgia
  • Otodex Veterinary Ear Drops [+ Phenoxyethanol] [veterinary use]
    Petlife, United Kingdom

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
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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