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Quinfamide (International)



CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Antiprotozoal agent: Amebicide

Chemical Name

2-Furancarboxylic acid, 1-(dichloroacetyl)-1,2,3,4-tetrahydro-6-quinolinyl ester

Foreign Names

  • Quinfamidum (Latin)
  • Quinfamid (German)
  • Quinfamide (French)
  • Quinfamida (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Quinfamide (OS: USAN)
  • Win 40014 (Winthrop) (IS)

Brand Names

  • Amecid
    Bruluart, Mexico
  • Amefin
    Pfizer, Ecuador; Pfizer, Mexico
  • Amenide
    Sanofi-Aventis, Ecuador
  • Amenox
    Sanofi-Aventis, Mexico
  • Amenox Infantil [pediatric]
    Sanofi-Aventis, Mexico
  • Amoebriz [+ Mebendazole]
    Janssen-Cilag, Mexico
  • Amofarma
    Continentales, Mexico
  • Bensolmin [+ Mebendazole]
    Continentales, Mexico
  • Bensolmin [+ Mebendazole] [pediatric]
    Continentales, Mexico
  • Bisidim
    Best, Mexico
  • Farmiver [+ Albendazol]
    Continentales, Mexico
  • Oxal [+ Albendazole]
    More Pharma, Mexico
  • Protosin
    Streger, Mexico
  • Quinfateg Plus [+ Mebendazol]
    Laboratorio Tecnoquímicas, Honduras; Laboratorio Tecnoquímicas, El Salvador
  • Quocel
    Rayere, Mexico
  • Serphamida
    Serral, Mexico
  • Vermox Plus [+ Mebendazole]
    Janssen-Cilag, Mexico
  • Zentel Dual [+ Albendazol]
    Sanfer, Mexico


ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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