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Dimeticone

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

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Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

P03AX05

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0009006-65-9

Therapeutic Categories

Pharmaceutic aid

Antiflatulent agent

Pediculocide

Chemical Name

α-(Trimetylsilyl)-δ-metyl-poly[oxy(dimetylsilylene)]

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • Dimethicone (OS: USAN)
  • Dimeticone (OS: BAN, JAN)
  • Diméticone (OS: DCF)
  • Dimethicones (IS)
  • Dimethyl Silicone Fluid (IS)
  • Dimethylpolysiloxane (IS)
  • Dimethylsiloxane (IS)
  • Dimeticon-3000-Siliciumdioxid x:y (IS)
  • E 900 (IS: E Number)
  • Huile de Silicone (IS)
  • Methyl Polysiloxane (IS)
  • Permethylpolysiloxane (IS)
  • Polysilane (IS)
  • Silicone Oil (IS)
  • Siliconöl (IS)
  • Simethicon (IS)
  • Dimethicone (PH: NF 33)
  • Dimeticon (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Dimeticone (PH: BP 2016, Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Diméticone (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Dimeticonum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • 555 Barrier
    PSM, New Zealand
  • Aeroflat (Dimeticone and Metoclopramide)
    Hospimedikka, Ecuador; Rottapharm, Spain
  • Aero-OM
    OM, Malta
  • Aeropax
    Orion, Denmark
  • Alevian DUO (Dimeticone and Pinaverium Bromide)
    Novartis, Ecuador
  • Alevian Duo (Dimeticone and Pinaverium Bromide)
    Takeda, Colombia; Takeda México, Costa Rica; Takeda México, Dominican Republic; Takeda México, Guatemala; Takeda México, Honduras; Takeda México, Nicaragua; Takeda México, Panama; Takeda México, El Salvador
  • Alkasilon (Dimeticone and Aluminium Hydroxide)
    Nile, Egypt
  • Antifom
    Vargas, Venezuela
  • Assy Max
    Assistance, Argentina
  • Balgin 2%
    Kaigen Pharma, Japan
  • Baros 2%
    Horii Yakuhin, Japan
  • Barrisilic
    Amriya, Egypt
  • Barytgen 2%
    Fushimi Seiyaku, Japan
  • Blisprotex (Dimeticone and Zinc Oxide)
    Rider, Chile
  • Bolicon
    Panion & BF, Taiwan
  • Boots Antiseptic Nappy Rash (Dimeticone and Cetrimide)
    The Boots Company, United Kingdom
  • Boots Lip and Cold Sore Relief (Dimeticone and Cetrimide, + Chlorocresol, + Urea)
    The Boots Company, United Kingdom
  • Carbosylane (Dimeticone and Charcoal, Activated)
    Lilly-Pharmaserve, Greece
  • Caston
    Oriental, Taiwan
  • Ceolat LF
    Leyh, Germany
  • Chifoneon
    Kojar, Taiwan
  • Coloverin D (Dimeticone and Mebeverine)
    Chemi ph, Egypt
  • Conotrane (Dimeticone and Benzalkonium chloride)
    Astellas Pharma, United Kingdom
  • Cuplaton
    Orion, Georgia; Orion, Malaysia; Orion Pharma, Finland
  • Cyclopam (Dimeticone and Dicycloverine)
    Indoco, India
  • Dentinox
    D.D.D, Oman
  • Dentinox Infant Colic (pediatric)
    DDD, United Kingdom; DDD, Malta; DDD, Malaysia; DDD, Singapore
  • Dermatix
    Valeant, Egypt
  • Dermocare (Dimeticone and Cetrimide)
    Pharco, Egypt
  • Dexicone
    Standard, Taiwan
  • Di-Antacid (Dimeticone and Aluminium Hydroxide)
    Siphat, Tunisia
  • Dicymine CO (Dimeticone and Dicycloverine)
    Christo, Hong Kong
  • Digenor (Dimeticone and Metoclopramide)
    Sanofi-Aventis, Mexico
  • Dimethicon
    Jen Sheng, Taiwan
  • Dimethicone
    Siu Guan, Taiwan
  • Dimethicone Christo
    Christo, Hong Kong
  • Dimethicone HealthE
    Jaychem, New Zealand
  • Dimeticon Albrecht (veterinary use)
    Albrecht, Germany
  • Dimeticona
    Eurofarma, Brazil
  • Dimeticon-CT
    AbZ-Pharma, Germany
  • Dimor Comp (Dimeticone and Loperamide)
    Nordic Drugs, Sweden
  • Dintrefergort
    Degort's, Mexico
  • Disflatyl
    Pharos/Solco, Indonesia
  • Domstal MPS (Dimeticone and Domperidone)
    Torrent, India
  • DP Barrier
    Douglas, New Zealand
  • Echicon
    Yang Sheng, Taiwan
  • Econ
    Shinlon, Taiwan
  • Entercon
    Century, Taiwan
  • Enzitrol (Dimeticone and Pancreatin)
    Mediproducts, Belize; Mediproducts, Nicaragua; Mediproducts, El Salvador; Mediproducts Laboratorios, Honduras
  • Enzym comp. Hevert (Dimeticone and Pancreatin)
    Hevert, Germany
  • Espasmo Canulase (Dimeticone and Metixene)
    Novartis Consumer Health, Peru
  • Espasmo Silidron (Dimeticone and Camylofin)
    GlaxoSmithKline, Brazil
  • Espaven (Dimeticone and Pantothenic acid)
    Valeant Grossman, Mexico
  • Espaven M.D. (Dimeticone and Metoclopramide)
    Valeant Grossman, Mexico
  • Espaven Pediátrico (pediatric)
    Valeant, Costa Rica; Valeant, Dominican Republic; Valeant, Guatemala; Valeant, Honduras; Valeant, Nicaragua; Valeant, Panama; Valeant, El Salvador; Valeant Grossman, Mexico
  • Espumisan
    Berlin Chemie, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Berlin-Chemie, Lithuania
  • Espumisan L
    Berlin Chemie, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Esputicon
    Synteza, Poland
  • EtoPril
    Wolff, Germany
  • Farmeban (Dimeticone and Diiodohydroxyquinoline)
    Farmasa Schwabe, Mexico
  • Finigas
    Apsen, Brazil
  • Flagass
    Ache, Brazil
  • Flagass (Dimeticone and Homatropine (pediatric))
    Ache, Brazil
  • Fri-Spas (Dimeticone and Dicycloverine)
    Invision, India
  • Gascon
    Hua Shin, Taiwan; Kissei, China; Kissei, Hong Kong; Kissei, Taiwan; Kissei Pharmaceutical, Japan; Shou Chan, Taiwan
  • Gascon 10%
    Kissei Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Gascon 2%
    Kissei Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Gaseoliq
    Siegfried, Peru
  • Gaslan
    Chin Teng, Taiwan
  • Gasmin
    Fu Yuan, Taiwan
  • Gasnone
    Ying Yuan, Taiwan
  • Gasoal Yoshin
    Yoshindo, Japan
  • Gassaal
    Towa Yakuhin, Japan
  • Gasteel
    Fuso Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Gaston
    The Central, Taiwan
  • Gasvan
    Srbolek, Serbia
  • Gelma (Dimeticone and Guaiazulene)
    Samjin, South Korea
  • Gelupin-MPS (Dimeticone and Magnesium Hydroxide)
    Lupin, India
  • Gerscon
    Hor Chen, Taiwan
  • Gold Bond Intensive Healing (Dimeticone and Pramocaine)
    Chattem, United States
  • Hedrin 4%
    Thornton & Ross, United Kingdom
  • Hi Calm (Dimeticone and Pipenzolate Bromide)
    hi pharm, Egypt
  • Honbitan (Dimeticone and Docusate Sodium)
    Honten, Taiwan
  • Infacol
    Forest, Malta; NeoFarma, Malta
  • Jacutin
    Almirall Hermal, Germany
  • Jacutin Pedicul
    Almirall Hermal, Germany
  • Karicare Barrier (Dimeticone and Cetrimide)
    Nutricia, New Zealand
  • Kascoal
    Yung Sine, Taiwan
  • Lantacid (Dimeticone and Aluminium, + Magnesium)
    Christo, Hong Kong
  • Lice Clear
    Apex, Malaysia
  • Linicin
    Meda Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom
  • Lomprax
    Mintlab Co., Chile
  • Luxson
    Johnson, Taiwan
  • Maalox Plus (Dimeticone and Aluminium Hydroxide, + Magnesium Hydroxide)
    Sanofi Aventis, Chile
  • Magsil (Dimeticone and Aluminium Hydroxide, + Magnesium Hydroxide)
    Fortune Pharmacal, Hong Kong
  • Mawei
    Yu Sheng, Taiwan
  • Minifom
    ACO HUD, Norway
  • Minifom (Dimeticone and Silica)
    ACO Hud Nordic, Finland
  • Mopride
    TTY Biopharm, Taiwan
  • Mozax-MPS (Dimeticone and Mosapride)
    Sun, India
  • Neo-Pankreoflat (Dimeticone and Pancreatin)
    Royal Pharma, Chile
  • No-Gas (Dimeticone and Charcoal, Activated)
    Giuliani, Italy
  • Nudramag (Dimeticone and Magaldrate)
    Nufarindo, Indonesia
  • NYDA
    Logixx Pharma Solutions, United Kingdom; Pediapharm, Canada
  • Nyda
    Keymen, Turkey
  • Nystal 10%
    Zydus, Japan
  • Ophtasiloxane
    Skills in Healthcare, France
  • Pankreoflat (Dimeticone and Pancreatin)
    Apsen, Brazil; Bayer, Peru; Faes, Spain; Pharmaselect, Georgia; Solvay, Lebanon; Takeda México, Mexico; Vitória, Portugal
  • Pankreoflat N (Dimeticone and Pancreatin)
    Bayer, Colombia; Bayer, Ecuador
  • Pansil-P (Dimeticone and Pancreatin)
    CCPC, Taiwan
  • Para
    Royal Pharma, Chile
  • Paractol (Dimeticone and Aluminium Hydroxide)
    Zydus, India
  • Pepsane (Dimeticone and Guaiazulene)
    Mayoly Spindler, Mexico; Rosa-Phytopharma, France; Rosa-Phytopharma, Romania; Rosa-Phytopharma, Tunisia; Rosa-Phytopharma, Vietnam
  • Pepsane-R (Dimeticone and Guaiazulene)
    Laboratorii Mayoly Spindler, Russian Federation; Rosa Phytopharma, Georgia
  • Perinorm-MPS (Dimeticone and Metoclopramide)
    IPCA, India
  • Piky
    Sanofi-Aventis, Portugal
  • Poloxane (Dimeticone and Aluminium Hydroxide)
    Armoxindo, Indonesia
  • Polygel (Dimeticone and Aluminium Magnesium Hydrate)
    Standard, Taiwan
  • Polysilane
    Sanofi-Aventis, Oman
  • Polysilane UPSA
    UPSA, France
  • Polysilo
    Horii Yakuhin, Japan
  • Primperoxane (Dimeticone and Metoclopramide)
    Memphis Co., Egypt
  • Riopan (Dimeticone and Magaldrate)
    Altana, Peru; Takeda México, Mexico; Wyeth, Oman
  • Riopan Plus (Dimeticone and Magaldrate)
    Nycomed Pharma, Brazil
  • sab simplex
    Pfizer, Czech Republic; Pfizer, Germany; Pfizer, Croatia (Hrvatska); Pfizer, Lithuania
  • Sanitropina G (Dimeticone and Homatropine)
    Infarmasa, Peru
  • Sen Sei
    Labinco, Colombia
  • Sensei
    Laboratorios Andromaco, Chile
  • Silan (Dimeticone and Zinc Oxide)
    Ayrton Saunders, Denmark
  • Silic 15
    Ego, New Zealand
  • Silicare
    Orion, New Zealand
  • Silicon
    Update, Taiwan
  • Silidermil (Dimeticone and Zinc Oxide)
    Rottapharm, Spain
  • Silidron
    Enila, Brazil
  • Siligas
    Incobra, Colombia
  • Siligaz
    Arkopharma, France
  • Siloderm (Dimeticone and Cetrimide)
    Misr, Egypt
  • Silox (Dimeticone and Aluminium, + Magnesium)
    Jean-Marie Pharmacal, Hong Kong
  • Simethicone
    MUP, Lebanon
  • Simethon
    AND, Taiwan
  • Siopel (Dimeticone and Cetrimide)
    Glenmark, South Africa
  • Sipolan
    Harsen, Indonesia
  • Spas-Bloc (Dimeticone and Dicycloverine)
    Invision, India
  • Stokle
    Yung Sine, Taiwan
  • Struendox
    ITF - Labomed Farmaceutica, Chile
  • Symadal M
    Chauvin ankerpharm, Germany
  • Ulgel (Dimeticone and Aluminium, + Magnesium)
    Liferpal, Mexico
  • Unicreon D (Dimeticone and Pancreatin)
    EuroMedical, Georgia
  • Veragel-DMS (Dimeticone and Dicycloverine, + Aluminium Hydroxide)
    United American, Hong Kong
  • Wei He (Dimeticone and Calcium Carbonate)
    Lishizhen Pharmaceutical Industry, China
  • Wind-eze
    Forest, Malta
  • XT Luis
    Novum, Netherlands
  • Zincosil (Dimeticone and Zinc Oxide)
    Misr, Egypt

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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