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Moxidectin

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

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0113507-06-5

Chemical Formula

C37-H53-N-O8

Molecular Weight

639

Therapeutic Category

Anthelmintic agent

Chemical Names

(6R,25S)-5-O-Demetyl-28-deoxy-25-[(E)-1,3-dimetyl-1-butenyl]-6,28-epoxy-23-oxomilbemycin B 23-(E)-(O-metyloxime) (WHO)

Milbemycin B, 5-O-demetyl-28-deoxy-25-(1,3-dimetyl-1-butenyl)-6,28-epoxy-23-(metoxyimino)-, [6R,23E,25S(E)]- (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Moxidectinum (Latin)
  • Moxidectin (German)
  • Moxidectine (French)
  • Moxidectina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Moxidectin (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • CL 301423 (IS)
  • Moxidectin (PH: BP vet. 2015, USP 38)
  • Moxidectin for veterinary use (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Moxidectinum ad usum veterinarium (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Advantage Multi (Moxidectin and Imidacloprid (veterinary use))
    Bayer Animal Health, United States
  • Advocate (Moxidectin and Imidacloprid (veterinary use))
    Animal Health Division Bayer HealthCare AG, Austria; Bayer, Italy; Bayer Animal, Netherlands; Bayer Animal Health, Belgium; Bayer Animal Health, United Kingdom; Bayer Animal Health, Norway; Bayer Australia Ltd Animal Health, Australia; Bayer Santé Animale, France; Lidorr Chemicals, Israel; Orion Pharma Eläinlääkkeet, Finland
  • Advocate for Cats (Moxidectin and Imidacloprid (veterinary use))
    Bayer New Zealand, New Zealand
  • Advocate for Dogs (Moxidectin and Imidacloprid (veterinary use))
    Bayer New Zealand, New Zealand
  • Advocate für Hunde (Moxidectin and Imidacloprid (veterinary use))
    Provet, Switzerland
  • Advocate für Katzen (Moxidectin and Imidacloprid (veterinary use))
    Provet, Switzerland
  • Advocate Hund (Moxidectin and Imidacloprid (veterinary use))
    Bayer Vital, Germany
  • Advocate Katze (Moxidectin and Imidacloprid (veterinary use))
    Bayer Vital, Germany
  • Cattleguard (veterinary use)
    Zoetis Australia, Australia
  • Coraxis (veterinary use)
    Bayer HealthCare LLC, United States
  • Cydectin (Moxidectin and Praziquantel (veterinary use))
    Fort Dodge Animal Health, South Africa; Virbac, Australia
  • Cydectin (Moxidectin and Selenium (veterinary use))
    Fort Dodge Animal Health, South Africa; Virbac, Australia
  • Cydectin (Moxidectin and Triclabendazole (veterinary use))
    Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom; Virbac, Australia
  • Cydectin (veterinary use)
    Bayer AH, South Africa; Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, United States; Firma Netjes, Netherlands; Holland Animal Care, Netherlands; Orion Pharma Animal Health, Sweden; Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom; Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands; Virbac, Australia; Wirtz, Netherlands; Zoetis, Finland; Zoetis, Ireland; Zoetis, New Zealand
  • Cydectin 0.1% (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, Switzerland; Zoetis, Germany; Zoetis, Italy; Zoetis Belgium, Belgium
  • Cydectin 0.5% (veterinary use)
    Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, United States; Zoetis, Switzerland; Zoetis, Germany; Zoetis, Italy; Zoetis Belgium, Belgium
  • Cydectin 1% (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, Germany; Zoetis, Italy; Zoetis Belgium, Belgium
  • Cydectin 10% LA (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, Switzerland; Zoetis Belgium, Belgium
  • Cydectin 2% LA (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, Switzerland
  • Cydectin comp (Moxidectin and Praziquantel (veterinary use))
    Orion Pharma Animal Health, Sweden
  • Cydectin for Sheep (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, New Zealand
  • Cydectin Long Acting for Sheep (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, New Zealand
  • Cydectin Plus (Moxidectin and Praziquantel (veterinary use))
    Zoetis, New Zealand
  • Cydectin Plus Fluke (Moxidectin and Triclabendazole (veterinary use))
    Zoetis, New Zealand
  • Cydectin S (Moxidectin and Selenium (veterinary use))
    Zoetis, New Zealand
  • Cydectin Triclamox (Moxidectin and Triclabendazole (veterinary use))
    Zoetis, Switzerland; Zoetis, Ireland; Zoetis Belgium, Belgium
  • Cydectin TriclaMox (Moxidectin and Triclabendazole (veterinary use))
    Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands; Zoetis, Germany
  • Cydectine (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, France
  • Cydectine 0.1% (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, France
  • Cydectine 0.5% (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, France
  • Cydectine 10% L.A. (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, France
  • Cydectine LA 2% (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, France
  • Cydectine Triclamox (Moxidectin and Triclabendazole (veterinary use))
    Zoetis, France; Zoetis, Italy
  • Ensign SE (Moxidectin and Sodium Selenate (veterinary use))
    Zoetis Australia, Australia
  • Equest (Moxidectin and Praziquantel (veterinary use))
    Pfizer, Poland; Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom; Pfizer Animal Health, South Africa; Zoetis, Finland; Zoetis Australia, Australia
  • Equest (veterinary use)
    Equi Products, Netherlands; Fort Dodge Laboratories, Israel; Novivet, Netherlands; Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom; Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands; Zoetis, Switzerland; Zoetis, Germany; Zoetis, Finland; Zoetis, France; Zoetis, Ireland; Zoetis, Italy; Zoetis Belgium, Belgium
  • Equest Plus (Moxidectin and Praziquantel (veterinary use))
    Zoetis, New Zealand
  • Equest Pramox (Moxidectin and Praziquantel (veterinary use))
    Fort Dodge, Israel; Pfizer, Austria; Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands; Zoetis, Switzerland; Zoetis, Germany; Zoetis, France; Zoetis, Ireland; Zoetis, Italy; Zoetis Belgium, Belgium; Zoetis Finland Oy, Norway
  • Equimoxectin (veterinary use)
    Continental Farmaceutica, Ireland
  • Equipramox (Moxidectin and Praziquantel (veterinary use))
    Continental Farmaceutica, Ireland
  • Exodus (veterinary use)
    Merial, New Zealand
  • Exodus LA (veterinary use)
    Merial, New Zealand
  • Exodus SE (Moxidectin and Selenium (veterinary use))
    Merial, New Zealand
  • Guardian (veterinary use)
    Lilly Vet, France; Lilly-Elanco, Italy
  • Guardian SR (veterinary use)
    Lilly-Elanco, Italy
  • Maximus (veterinary use)
    Ancare Australia, Australia
  • Maximus Long Acting (veterinary use)
    Ancare Australia, Australia
  • Maximus Plus Selenium Moxidectin (Moxidectin and Sodium Selenate (veterinary use))
    Ancare Australia, Australia
  • Moxam Sheep (Moxidectin and Selenium (veterinary use))
    Bayer New Zealand, New Zealand
  • Moxam Sheep (veterinary use)
    Bayer New Zealand, New Zealand
  • Moxigro (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, Ireland
  • Moximax (veterinary use)
    AgVantage Animal Health Products, Australia
  • Moximax Plus Selenium (Moxidectin and Sodium Selenate (veterinary use))
    AgVantage Animal Health Products, Australia
  • Moxiquest (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom
  • Moxitak (veterinary use)
    Bayer Australia Ltd Animal Health, Australia
  • Moxitak Se (Moxidectin and Sodium Selenate (veterinary use))
    Bayer Australia Ltd Animal Health, Australia
  • Pramoxiquest (Moxidectin and Praziquantel (veterinary use))
    Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom
  • Proheart (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, United States; Zoetis Australia, Australia
  • Quest (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, United States
  • Quest 2% (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, United States
  • Quest Plus (Moxidectin and Praziquantel (veterinary use))
    Zoetis, United States
  • Sheepguard SE (Moxidectin and Sodium Selenate (veterinary use))
    Zoetis Australia, Australia
  • Topdec (veterinary use)
    AgVantage Animal Health Products, Australia
  • Topdec Plus Selenium (Moxidectin and Sodium Selenate (veterinary use))
    AgVantage Animal Health Products, Australia
  • Ultra-Mox (Moxidectin and Praziquantel, + Oxfendazole (veterinary use))
    Bayer New Zealand, New Zealand
  • Vetdectin for Sheep (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, New Zealand
  • Vetdectin S (Moxidectin and Selenium (veterinary use))
    Zoetis, New Zealand
  • Zermex (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, United Kingdom
  • Zermex 0.1% w/v (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, United Kingdom
  • Zermex 0.5% w/v (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, United Kingdom
  • Zermex 1% w/v (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, United Kingdom

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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