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Lufenuron

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

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0103055-07-8

Chemical Formula

C17-H8-Cl2-F8-N2-O3

Molecular Weight

511

Therapeutic Category

Ectoparasiticide

Chemical Name

1-[2,5-Dichloro-4-(1,1,2,3,3,3-hexafluoropropoxy)phenyl]-3-(2,6-difluorobenzoyl)urea

Foreign Names

  • Lufenuronum (Latin)
  • Lufenuron (German)
  • Lufenurone (French)
  • Lufenuron (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Lufenuron (OS: BAN)
  • CGA 184699 (Ciba-Geigy) (IS)
  • Lufenuron (PH: USP 41)
  • Lufenuron (anhydrous) for veterinary use (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Lufenuron, Anhydrous (PH: BP vet. 2018)
  • Lufenuronum anhydricum 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)

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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