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Fluazuron

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

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0086811-58-7

Chemical Formula

C20-H10-Cl2-F5-N3-O3

Molecular Weight

506

Therapeutic Category

Insecticide

Chemical Name

1-[4-Chloro-3-[[3-chloro-5-(trifluorometyl)-2-pyridyl]oxy]phenyl]-3-(2,6-difluorobenzoyl)urea

Foreign Names

  • Fluazuronum (Latin)
  • Fluazuron (German)
  • Fluazuron (French)
  • Fluazuron (Spanish)

Generic Name

  • CGA 157419 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Acatak (veterinary use)
    Novartis Animal Health, South Africa; Novartis Animal Health Australasia, Australia
  • Acatak Duostar (Fluazuron and Ivermectin (veterinary use))
    Novartis Animal Health Australasia, Australia
  • Drastic (Fluazuron and Flumethrin (veterinary use))
    Bayer AH, South Africa
  • Oztik (veterinary use)
    Jurox, Australia
  • Tik (veterinary use)
    AgVantage Animal Health Products, Australia
  • Wintix (veterinary use)
    Ancare Australia, Australia

Glossary

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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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