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Ethyl Loflazepate



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Anxiolytic agent

Chemical Name

1H-1,4-Benzodiazepin-3-carboxylic acid, 7-chloro-5-(2-fluorophenyl)-2,3-dihydro-2-oxo-, etyl ester

Foreign Names

  • Ethylis loflazepas (Latin)
  • Ethyl loflazepat (German)
  • Loflazépate d'éthyle (French)
  • Loflazepato de etilo (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Ethyl Loflazepate (OS: JAN)
  • Loflazépate d'éthyle (OS: DCF)
  • CM 6912 (Sanofi) (IS)

Brand Names

  • Demethox
    Nichi-Iko Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Ethyl Loflazepate Sawai
    Sawai Seiyaku, Japan
  • Ethyl Loflazepate Towa
    Towa Yakuhin, Japan
  • Meilax
    Meiji, China; Meiji Seika Pharma, Japan
  • Meilax 1%
    Meiji Seika Pharma, Japan
  • Ronlax
    Shiono Kemikaru, Japan
  • Sukarnase
    Towa Yakuhin, Japan
  • Victan
    Sanofi, Dominican Republic; Sanofi, Guatemala; Sanofi, Panama; Sanofi Belgium, Belgium; Sanofi-Aventis, Costa Rica; Sanofi-Aventis, France; Sanofi-Aventis, Honduras; Sanofi-Aventis, Mexico; Sanofi-Aventis, Portugal; Sanofi-Aventis, Paraguay; Sanofi-Aventis, El Salvador; Sintofarm, Romania
  • Victan 2mg
    Sanofi Belgium, Luxembourg


DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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