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



CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Antiprotozoal: Agent against coccidiosis

Chemical Name

4(3H)-Quinazolinone, 7-bromo-6-chloro-3-[3-(3-hydroxy-2-piperidinyl)-2-oxopropyl]-, trans-(±)-

Foreign Names

  • Halofuginonum (Latin)
  • Halofuginon (German)
  • Halofuginone (French)
  • Halofuginona (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Halocur (veterinary use)
    Intervet, United Kingdom; Intervet, Italy; Intervet, Netherlands; MSD, Germany
  • BMD / Stenorol (Halofuginone and Bacitracin (veterinary use))
    Huvepharma, United States
  • Flavomycin / Stenorol (Halofuginone and Bambermycin (veterinary use))
    Huvepharma, United States
  • Lincomix / Stenorol (Halofuginone and Lincomycin (veterinary use))
    Huvepharma, United States
  • Stafac / Stenorol (Halofuginone and Virginiamycin (veterinary use))
    Huvepharma, United States
  • Stenorol (veterinary use)
    Huvepharma, United States
  • Halocur (veterinary use)
    Intervet, Belgium; Intervet, Poland; Intervet, Sweden; Intervet International, Austria; MSD, New Zealand; MSD Animal Health, Australia; MSD Animal Health, Switzerland; MSD Santé Animale Intervet, France


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
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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