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Fenbendazole

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

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

P02CA06

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0043210-67-9

Chemical Formula

C15-H13-N3-O2-S

Molecular Weight

299

Therapeutic Categories

Anthelmintic agent

Imidazole derivative

Chemical Name

Carbamic acid, [5-(phenyltio)-1H-benzimidazol-2-yl]-, metyl ester

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • Fenbendazole (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • Hoe 881 (IS)
  • Fenbendazol für Tiere (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Fenbendazole (PH: BP vet. 2018, USP 41)
  • Fenbendazole for veterinary use (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Fenbendazolum ad usum veterinarium (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names

Glossary

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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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