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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Cough suppressant

Chemical Name

Benzenemetanol, 2-chloro-α-[2-(dimetylamino)etyl]-α-phenyl-

Foreign Names

  • Clofedanolum (Latin)
  • Clofedanol (German)
  • Clofédanol (French)
  • Clofedanol (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Pectoral Herbert N.F. (Clofedanol and Bromhexine)
    Fecofar, Argentina
  • Bauxol (Clofedanol and Bromhexine)
    Mintlab Co., Chile
  • Biclora (Clofedanol and Chlorcyclizine)
    Hawthorn, United States
  • Briscol
    Hua Shin, Taiwan
  • Brontal (Clofedanol and Bromhexine)
    Instituto Sanitas, Chile
  • Chlo Tuss EX (Clofedanol and Guaifenesin)
    McNeil, United States
  • Chlophedianol
    Shou Chan, Taiwan
  • Clodnin
    Meider, Taiwan
  • Cofron (Clofedanol and Bromhexine)
    Abbott, Argentina
  • Coldrin
    Nippon Shinyaku, Japan
  • Coldrin 4.17%
    Nippon Shinyaku, Japan
  • Deticon
    Shyh Dar, Taiwan
  • Diacordiadicon (Clofedanol and Bromhexine)
    ITF - Labomed Farmaceutica, Chile
  • Diadicon (Clofedanol and Bromhexine)
    ITF - Labomed Farmaceutica, Chile
  • Dianol
    Sinphar, Taiwan
  • Esantuss (Clofedanol and Bromhexine)
    Farmacéutica Esan, Chile
  • Getigon
    Century, Taiwan
  • Plu-Tos (Clofedanol and Bromhexine)
    Productos Farmaceuticos Medipharm, Chile
  • Prohist CF (Clofedanol and Triprolidine)
    Poly Pharmaceuticals, United States
  • Selectus FN (Clofedanol and Bromhexine)
    Purissimus, Argentina
  • Toxambay (Clofedanol and Bromhexine)
    Austral, Argentina
  • Ulone
    Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Canada
  • Vanacof-8 (Clofedanol and Mepyramine)
    GM Pharmaceuticals, United States


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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