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Diloxanide

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

P01AC01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000579-38-4

Chemical Formula

C9-H9-Cl2-N-O2

Molecular Weight

234

Therapeutic Category

Antiprotozoal agent: Amebicide

Chemical Name

Acetamide, 2,2-dichloro-N-(4-hydroxyphenyl)-N-metyl-

Foreign Names

  • Diloxanidum (Latin)
  • Diloxanid (German)
  • Diloxanide (French)
  • Diloxanida (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Diloxanide (OS: BAN, DCF)
  • RD 3803 (IS)
  • Diloxanide Furoate (OS: BANM)
  • CB 8073 (IS)
  • Diclofurazol (IS)
  • Diloxanide Furoate (PH: BP 2018, Ph. Int. 7, USP 41)
  • Diloxanidi furoas (PH: Ph. Int. 7)

Brand Names

  • Amibazol [+ Metronidazole]
    Geofman, Pakistan
  • Entamizole [+ Metronidazole]
    Knoll, Pakistan
  • Furazol [+ Metronidazole]
    Eipico, Egypt
  • Metriquin [+ Metronidazole]
    Cheminter, Guatemala
  • Aldezole-DF [+ Metronidazole]
    Alb. David, India
  • Amebis Forte [+ Tinidazole]
    Zydus Cadila, India
  • Amoebyl
    MUP, Egypt
  • Anizol [+ Metronidazole]
    Pharmix, Pakistan
  • Cayzole [+ Metronidazole]
    Caylex, Pakistan
  • Diar-ds [+ Metronidazole]
    Davis, Pakistan
  • Dilamide
    Pharmadesh, Bangladesh
  • Dilomet DS [+ Metronidazole]
    Friends, Pakistan
  • Diloxamet [+ Metronidazole]
    Mediceena, Pakistan
  • Diloxan
    Carels, Philippines
  • Diloxazole [+ Metronidazole]
    Pharmacare, Pakistan
  • Dilozole [+ Metronidazole]
    Alexandria Co., Egypt
  • Dimetrol [+ Metronidazole]
    Eva, Egypt
  • Diprotop-md [+ Metronidazole]
    Synchro, Pakistan
  • Dizet [+ Metronidazole]
    Rasco, Pakistan
  • Farcomid
    Pharco, Egypt
  • Farcozol Plus [+ Metronidazole]
    Pharco, Egypt
  • Flagimide [+ Metronidazole]
    Kahira, Egypt
  • Flagyl Comp [+ Metronidazole]
    Rhone-Poulenc Rorer, Pakistan
  • Flint Comp [+ Metronidazole]
    Batala Pharma, Pakistan
  • Furalox [+ Metronidazole]
    Opal, Pakistan
  • Furamebe Forte [+ Metronidazole]
    Sedico, Egypt
  • Furoxamid
    Medimet, Bangladesh
  • Gastrizol [+ Metronidazole]
    Unicorn, Pakistan
  • Gastrozole Ds [+ Metronidazole]
    Anglopak, Pakistan
  • Granid Comp [+ Metronidazole]
    Glitz, Pakistan
  • Kamomide
    Kemiko, Bangladesh
  • Lemazole Comp [+ Metronidazole]
    Laema Chemi Pharma, Pakistan
  • Loxon [+ Metronidazole]
    Bloom, Pakistan
  • Md [+ Metronidazole]
    Raza, Pakistan
  • Medel [+ Metronidazole]
    Neomedix, Pakistan
  • Medile [+ Metronidazole]
    Laema Chemi Pharma, Pakistan
  • Megazol [+ Metronidazole]
    Pharmedic, Pakistan
  • Metric DF [+ Metronidazole]
    Polyfine, Pakistan
  • Metrodil [+ Metronidazole]
    Sharex, Pakistan
  • Metrol-dil [+ Metronidazole]
    Raza, Pakistan
  • Metrox [+ Metronidazole]
    Technovision, Pakistan
  • Metroxin Comp [+ Metronidazole]
    Neomedix, Pakistan
  • Nawazole [+ Metronidazole]
    Nawan Labs, Pakistan

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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