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CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories


Antiseptic agent, topical

Chemical Names

Alkylamidopropylmetylbenzylammonium chloride

Benzyl-dimetyl-[3-(tetradecanoylamino)propyl]azanium chloride (IUPAC)

Foreign Name

  • Miramistin (German)

Generic Names

  • Miramystin (IS)
  • Myramistin (IS)

Brand Names

  • Myramistin
    Darnitsa, Georgia; Infamed, Georgia


IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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