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Dequalinium Chloride



CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Antiseptic agent

Chemical Names

1,1'-(1,10-Decanediyl)bis(4-amino-2-metylquinolinium) dichloride

1,1'-Decametylenebis(4-aminoquinaldinium chloride)

Quinolinium, 1,1'-(1,10-decanediyl)bis[4-amino-2-metyl-, dichloride

Foreign Names

  • Dequalinii Chloridum (Latin)
  • Dequalinium chlorid (German)
  • Chlorure de Déqualinium (French)
  • Cloruro de decalinio (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Dequalinium Chloride (OS: JAN, BAN)
  • BAQD10 (IS)
  • Decamine (IS)
  • Dequadin chloride (IS)
  • Dequalinium chloratum (IS)
  • Dynexan-mhp (IS)
  • Dequalinii chloridum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Déqualinium (chlorure de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Dequalinium Chloride (PH: BP 2018)
  • Dequalinium chloride (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Dequaliniumchlorid (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names

  • Alantamida [+ Allantoin]
    Meyer, Venezuela
  • Anginol
    Vemedia, Belgium
  • Anginol-Lidocaine [+ Lidocaine]
    Vemedia, Belgium
  • Anginova
    Medinova, Kuwait
  • Anginova [+ Lidocaine, + Trypsin]
    Generis, Portugal
  • Anginova [+ Lidocaine]
    Medinova, Switzerland
  • Anginovag [+ Enoxolone, + Hydrocortisone, + Lidocaine, + Tyrothricin]
    Ferrer, Georgia; Ferrer Internacional, Spain
  • Anginovag [+ Tyrothricin, + Hydrocortisone, + Lidocaine]
    Ferrer, Malta
  • Apolar med dekvalin [+ Desonide]
    Actavis, Norway
  • Baron
    Medicine Products, Thailand
  • Beacons DQ Loz
    Beacons Pharmaceuticals, Hong Kong
  • Benzodiazol [+ Lidocaine]
    Meyer, Venezuela
  • Caramelos Multibióticos [+ Benzocaine]
    K2 Pharmavida, Peru
  • Dealin
    CCPC, Taiwan
  • Debara [+ Cinchocaine]
    World Medicine, Georgia
  • Decamedin
    Tanabe, Indonesia
  • Decatileno [+ Cinchocaine]
    Mepha, Costa Rica; Mepha, Ecuador; Mepha, Guatemala; Mepha, Honduras; Mepha, Nicaragua; Mepha, Panama; Mepha, El Salvador
  • Decatylen [+ Cinchocaine]
    Acino Switzerland, Hong Kong; Mepha, Estonia; Mepha, Lebanon; Mepha, Latvia; Mepha Baltic Lithuania, Lithuania
  • Degirol
    Darya-Varia, Indonesia; United Pharmaceutical Co Ltd, Myanmar
  • Degualinium Chloride
    Meiji, China
  • Dek [+ Benzocaine]
    Materfarma, Portugal
  • Delin
    Atlantic Lab, Hong Kong; Atlantic Laboratories, China
  • DEQ [+ Tyrothricin]
    Atlantic Lab, Hong Kong; Atlantic Lab, Thailand; Atlantic Laboratories, China
  • Dequadin
    Aspen, Philippines; Aspen Hong Kong Pty, Hong Kong; Boyd Pharmaceuticals, Canada; Eurospital, Italy; GlaxoSmithKline, India; GlaxoSmithKline, Turkey; GlaxoSmithKline, Venezuela; Reckitt Benckiser Healthcare UK, United Kingdom
  • Dequadin [+ Benzocaine]
    Farmoquimica FQM, Brazil
  • Dequadin [+ Lidocaine]
    Pharmacare, South Africa
  • Dequalinium DHA
    DHA, Hong Kong
  • Dequonal
    Erwo Pharma, Austria
  • Dequonal [+ Benzalkonium]
    Kreussler, Germany; Resinag, Switzerland
  • Dequosangola
    Eurospital, Italy
  • dexalgin Dequadex [+ Dexpanthenol]
    Kwizda Pharma, Austria
  • Dexxon
    Kotra Pharma, Hong Kong
  • Donaxyl
    2care4, Norway; Abdi Ibrahim, Turkey; Campus Pharma, Finland; Campus Pharma, Sweden; CampusPharma, Norway; Gedeon Richter, Estonia; Gedeon Richter, Lithuania; Gedeon Richter, Latvia
  • Efisol [+ Ascorbic Acid]
    Actavis, Lithuania; Balkanpharma, Georgia; Balkanpharma-Dupnitsa, Bulgaria; Balkanpharma-Razgrad, Macedonia
  • Eucillin B [+ Bacitracin] , [+ Diphenylpyraline]
    Sigmapharm Arzneimittel, Austria
  • Faringina
    SIT, Italy
  • Fluocinolon D [+ Fluocinolone Acetonide]
    Fiterman, Romania
  • Fluomizin
    Cemelog-BRS, Bulgaria; Gedeon Richter, Belgium; Gedeon Richter, Spain; Goodlife, Netherlands; Kora Healthcare, United Kingdom; Medinova, Hong Kong; Medinova, Lebanon; Medinova, Myanmar; Medinova, Philippines; Medinova, Serbia; Medinova, Thailand; Medinova, Vietnam; Merck, Poland; PharmaSwiss Ceska, Romania; Pierre Fabre Pharma, Germany; Tecnimede, Portugal; Vivax, Slovakia
  • Fluomizin 10mg
    FGK Representative Service, Austria; Medinova, Switzerland; PharmaSwiss, Hungary
  • Fluomizin-10
    Gedeon Richter, Luxembourg
  • Fluomizine
    Gedeon Richter, Slovenia
  • Goladin
    Sofar, Italy
  • Gurgellösung-ratiopharm
    ratiopharm, Germany
  • Jasimenth CN [+ Ascorbic Acid]
    Bolder, Germany
  • Laimolin
    Flupal, Venezuela
  • Laimoqualin [+ Lidocaine]
    Vargas, Venezuela
  • Larypro [+ Lysozyme]
    October Pharma, Egypt
  • Lisomucil Gola [+ Enoxolone]
    Sanofi-Aventis, Italy
  • Mei Sang
    Meiji, China
  • Nattermann Streptofree
    Vemedia, Netherlands
  • Naxyl
    Vivax, Czech Republic
  • Nofrozic
    Fortune Pharmacal, Hong Kong
  • Nordman
    Takeda Teva Pharma, Japan
  • Oro Rhinathiol [+ Lidocaine]
    Sanofi Belgium, Belgium; Sanofi Belgium, Luxembourg
  • Osangin
    Antonetto, Italy
  • Pumilsan
    Montefarmaco OTC, Italy
  • Qingli
    CR Double-Crane, China
  • Quadezyme [+ Lysozyme]
    Pascual, Hong Kong
  • Roberfarin [+ Enoxolone, + Hydrocortisone, + Oxetacaine, + Tyrothricin]
    Ferrer Internacional, Spain
  • SP
    Meiji Seika Pharma, Japan
  • SP Troches
    Meiji, Indonesia
  • Tonsillol
    ratiopharm Arzneimittel, Austria
  • Transpulmina [+ Menthol, + Eucalyptol]
    Bayer, Italy
  • Tyroqualin [+ Lidocaine, + Tyrothricin]
    Spirig HealthCare, Switzerland
  • Vagomycin [+ Neomycin, + Phthalylsulfathiazole]
    Medinova, Kuwait
  • Vernisal [+ Lidocaine]
    World Medicine, Georgia
  • WICK Sulagil [+ Lidocaine, + Cetylpyridinium]
    Wick Pharma, Germany


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

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