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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


Chemical Name

Urea, N,N'-bis[3-(4,5-dihydro-1H-imidazol-2-yl)phenyl]-

Foreign Names

  • Imidocarbum (Latin)
  • Imidocarb (German)
  • Imidocarbe (French)
  • Imidocarbo (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Imizol (veterinary use)
    Intervet, United Kingdom; Intervet Ireland, Ireland
  • Carbesia (veterinary use)
    MSD Animal Health, Switzerland; MSD Animal Health, Italy
  • Carbésia (veterinary use)
    MSD Santé Animale Intervet, France
  • Forray (veterinary use)
    Schering-Plough Animal Health, South Africa
  • Imidox (veterinary use)
    Afrivet, South Africa; Ceva Animal Health, Australia
  • Imizol (veterinary use)
    Coopers Animal Health, Australia; Essex Tierarznei, Poland; Intervet, United States


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

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Important Notice: The international database is in BETA release. This means it is still under development and may contain inaccuracies. It is not intended as a substitute for the expertise and judgement of your physician, pharmacist or other healthcare professional. It should not be construed to indicate that the use of any medication in any country is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Consult with your healthcare professional before taking any medication.