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Tosylchloramide Sodium

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

Antiseptic agent


Chemical Names

N-Chloro-4-metylbenzenesulfonamide sodium salt

p-Toluenesulfonamide, N-chloro-, sodium salt


Benzenesulfonamide, N-chloro-4-metyl-, sodium salt

Sodium p-toluenesulfonchloramide

Sodium toluene-4-sulfonylchloramide (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Tosylchloramidum natricum (Latin)
  • Tosylchloramid natrium (German)
  • Tosylchloramide sodique (French)
  • Tosilcloramida de sodio (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Tosylchloramide (OS: DCF)
  • Benzensulfochloramidum natricum (IS)
  • Chloramin T (IS)
  • Chloramine (IS)
  • Chloramine T (IS)
  • Chloraminum T (IS)
  • HSDB 4303 (IS)
  • Natrium sulfamidochloratum (IS)
  • NSC 36959 (IS)
  • Tosylchloramide Sodium (OS: BAN)
  • Chloramine-T (IS)
  • Tosylchloramide sodique (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Tosylchloramide sodium (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Tosylchloramide Sodium (PH: BP 2016)
  • Tosylchloramid-Natrium (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Tosylchloramidum natricum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names


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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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