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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 Categories

Spasmolytic agent

Anti-inflammatory agent

Antipruritic agent

Chemical Names

(R)-6-Metyl-2-((R)-4-metylcyclohex-3-enyl)hept-5-en-2-ol (IUPAC)

(-)-6-Metyl-2-(4-metyl-3-cyclohexen-1-yl)-5-hepten-2-ol (WHO)


Foreign Names

  • Levomenolum (Latin)
  • Levomenol (German)
  • Lévoménol (French)
  • Levomenol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • (-)-α-Bisabolol (IS)
  • CCRIS 9081 (IS)
  • UNII-24WE03BX2T (IS)

Brand Names

  • Deroxen (Levomenol and Chlorhexidine, + Allantoin (veterinary use))
    Teknofarma, Italy
  • Sensicutan (Levomenol and Heparin)
    Harras, Czech Republic; Harras Pharma Curarina Arzneimittel, Austria; Harras Pharma Curarina Arzneimittel, Germany


IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
WHOWorld Health Organization

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