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Dithiazanine Iodide

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



CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Anthelmintic agent

Chemical Name

Benzotiazolium, 3-etyl-2-[5-(3-etyl-2(3H)-benzotiazolylidene)-1,3-pentadienyl]-, iodide

Foreign Names

  • Dithiazanini Iodidum (Latin)
  • Dithiazanin iodid (German)
  • Iodure de Dithiazanine (French)
  • Ioduro de ditiazanina (Spanish)

Generic Name

  • Omni Passin (IS)

Brand Names

  • Dizan (veterinary use)
    Strategic, United States
  • Dizan With Piperazine (Dithiazanine Iodide and Piperazine (veterinary use))
    Strategic, United States


ISInofficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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