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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

Antibacterial: Sulfonamide

Chemical Name

Benzenesulfonamide, 4-amino-N-(6-metoxy-4-pyrimidinyl)-

Foreign Names

  • Sulfamonomethoxinum (Latin)
  • Sulfamonomethoxin (German)
  • Sulfamonométhoxine (French)
  • Sulfamonometoxina (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Daimeton (veterinary use)
    Izo, Italy
  • Daiprim (Sulfamonomethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Izo, Italy
  • Endospray (Sulfamonomethoxine and Oxytetracycline (veterinary use))
    Izo, Italy
  • Daimeritro (Sulfamonomethoxine and Erythromycin (veterinary use))
    Izo, Italy
  • Daimeton (veterinary use)
    Izo, Italy
  • Daiprim (Sulfamonomethoxine and Trimethoprim (veterinary use))
    Izo, Italy


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
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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