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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 Category


Chemical Name

1H-Imidazole-2-metanol, 1-metyl-5-nitro-, carbamate (ester)

Foreign Names

  • Ronidazolum (Latin)
  • Ronidazol (German)
  • Ronidazole (French)
  • Ronidazol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Ronidazole (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • Ronidazole (PH: BP vet. 2015)

Brand Names

  • Belga Magix (veterinary use)
    Belgica de Weerd, Netherlands
  • Belga S (veterinary use)
    Belgica de Weerd, Netherlands
  • Ridzol 10% (veterinary use)
    Roenfri, Germany
  • Ronivet (veterinary use)
    Vetafarm, Australia
  • Ronizol (veterinary use)
    A.S.T. farma B.V, Netherlands
  • Tricho Plus (veterinary use)
    Oropharma, Netherlands; Oropharma, Poland; Oropharma N.V., Belgium
  • Trichocure (veterinary use)
    Oropharma, Netherlands; Oropharma N.V., Belgium
  • Trichonidazol (veterinary use)
    Drwalewskie Zaklady Przemyslu Bioweterynaryjnego, Poland
  • Trichorex (veterinary use)
    Laboratoire Ornis, France
  • Turbosole (veterinary use)
    Australian Pigeon Company, Australia


BANBritish Approved Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Prop.INNProposed International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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