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



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories



Chemical Name

1-Cyclohexene-1,2-dicarboximidometyl 2,2-dimetyl-3-(2-metylpropenyl)cyclopropanecarboxylate (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Tetramethrinum (Latin)
  • Tetramethrin (German)
  • Tétraméthrine (French)
  • Tetramethrina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Tétraméthrine (OS: DCF)
  • AI3-27339 (IS)
  • Bioneopynamin (IS)
  • Caswell No.844 (IS)
  • CCRIS 3284 (IS)
  • FMC-9260 (IS)
  • HSDB 6738 (IS)
  • Indectol (IS)
  • Multicide (IS)
  • Neo-Pynamin (IS)
  • Niagara nia-9260 (IS)
  • OMS 1011 (IS)
  • Phthalthrin (IS)
  • Py-kill (IS)
  • SP-1103 (IS)
  • Sumitomo SP-1103 (IS)
  • Tetralate (IS)

Brand Names

  • Cif Candioli (Tetramethrin and Phenothrin)
    Papaellinas, Greece
  • Cipertrin T (Tetramethrin and Cypermethrin, + Piperonyl (veterinary use))
    Copyr, Italy
  • Domestic Animals (Tetramethrin and Phenothrin (veterinary use))
    Candioli, Italy
  • Every Spray (Tetramethrin and Piperonyl, + Permethrin (veterinary use))
    Cofarm-IM, Italy
  • Neo Erlen (Tetramethrin and Phenothrin, + Diethyltoluamide (veterinary use))
    Teknofarma, Italy
  • Neo Erlen (Tetramethrin and Phenothrin, + Piperonyl (veterinary use))
    Teknofarma, Italy
  • Neo Foractil (Tetramethrin and Piperonyl, + Permethrin (veterinary use))
    Formevet, Italy
  • Poudre Tétraméthrine AB7 (veterinary use)
    Véto-Centre, France
  • Poudre Tétraméthrine Omega Pharma (veterinary use)
    Omega Pharma France vet., France
  • Poudre Tétraméthrine Setric (veterinary use)
    Véto-Centre, France
  • Rolpon (Tetramethrin and Piperonyl, + Permethrin (veterinary use))
    Cofarm-IM, Italy
  • Sergeants Pet Patrol (Tetramethrin and Phenothrin, + Piperonyl (veterinary use))
    The Bob Martin Company, Ireland
  • Shampooing Tétraméthrine Beaphar (veterinary use)
    Véto-Centre, France
  • Shampooing Tétraméthrine TMT (veterinary use)
    Omega Pharma France vet., France
  • Sim (Tetramethrin and Permethrin, + Piperonyl (veterinary use))
    Cofarm-IM, Italy
  • Solfac Plus (Tetramethrin and Cyfluthrin, + Piperonyl (veterinary use))
    Bayer CropSciene, Italy
  • Zanco (Tetramethrin and Phenothrin (veterinary use))
    Candioli, Italy


DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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