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Cryofluorane

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000076-14-2

Chemical Formula

C2-Cl2-F4

Molecular Weight

170

Therapeutic Category

Anesthetic, local

Chemical Names

1,2-Dichlortetrafluoretan (IUPAC)

Etane, 1,2-dichloro-1,1,2,2-tetrafluoro-

Foreign Names

  • Cryofluoranum (Latin)
  • Cryofluoran (German)
  • Cryofluorane (French)
  • Criofluorano (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Cryofluorane (OS: DCF)
  • Chlorfluoran (IS)
  • Freon (IS)
  • Dichlorotetrafluoroethane (PH: BP 1988, NF 33)

Brand Name

  • Fluro-Ethyl (Cryofluorane and Ethyl Chloride)
    Gebauer, United States

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
DCFDénomination Commune Française
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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