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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Category

Antibacterial: Polypeptide

Chemical Name

A polypeptide antibiotic mixture extracted from cultures of Bacillus brevis

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • Tirotricina (OS: DCIT)
  • Tyrothricin (OS: BAN)
  • Tyrothricine (OS: DCF)
  • Tyrothricin (PH: BP 2016, Ph. Eur. 8, USP 38)
  • Tyrothricinum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Amidalin (Tyrothricin and Benzocaine)
    Hexal, Brazil
  • Aseptobron Caramelos (Tyrothricin and Benzocaine)
    Temis Lostalo, Argentina
  • Bagociletas (Tyrothricin and Benzocaine)
    Bagó, Argentina
  • Biomycin (Tyrothricin and Neomycin)
    CBC, Taiwan
  • Boots Anaesthetic and Antibiotic (Tyrothricin and Benzocaine)
    The Boots Company, United Kingdom
  • Bucotricina
    Infabi, Ecuador
  • Caramelos Antibioticos Fecofar (Tyrothricin and Benzocaine)
    Fecofar, Argentina
  • Caramelos Antibioticos Richet (Tyrothricin and Benzocaine)
    Richet, Argentina
  • Denticelso (Tyrothricin and Sulfacetamide)
    Alcor, Spain
  • DEQ (Tyrothricin and Dequalinium)
    Atlantic Lab, Hong Kong; Atlantic Lab, Thailand; Atlantic Laboratories, China
  • Fanaletas (Tyrothricin and Benzocaine)
    Lazar, Argentina
  • Faringotricina
    SIT, Italy
  • Furotricina (Tyrothricin and Nitrofural)
    Farmitalia, Italy
  • Ginotricina (Tyrothricin and Oxyquinoline)
    Infabi, Ecuador
  • Herit (Tyrothricin and Fomocaine)
    Engelhard, Oman
  • Hydrotricine
    Vitória, Portugal
  • Jawkepta (Tyrothricin and Benzethonium)
    Charoon Bhesaj, Thailand
  • Kalgaron (Tyrothricin and Benzocaine)
    Rafa, Israel
  • Kalgaron Forte (Tyrothricin and Benzocaine)
    Rafa, Israel
  • Kinogen (Tyrothricin and Hydrocortisone)
    Geymonat, Italy
  • Lemocin (Tyrothricin and Lidocaine, + Cetrimonium)
    Novartis, Indonesia
  • Mebocaína Forte (Tyrothricin and Cetylpyridinium, + Oxybuprocaine)
    Novartis, Portugal
  • Mebucaine f (Tyrothricin and Cetylpyridinium, + Oxybuprocaine)
    GSK Consumer Healthcare, Switzerland
  • Mentocaína (Tyrothricin and Benzocaine)
    Azevedos, Portugal
  • Micasal
    Engelhard, Germany
  • Miozets (Tyrothricin and Benzocaine)
    Uriach-Aquilea, Spain
  • Neomicina Pastilha (Tyrothricin and Neomycin)
    União, Brazil
  • Pulmosan (Tyrothricin and Benzocaine)
    Gezzi, Argentina
  • Rafathricin + Benzocaine (Tyrothricin and Benzocaine)
    Rafa, Israel
  • Rinocidina (Tyrothricin and Naphazoline)
    Valeas, Italy
  • Rinotricina
    DMS Farmaceutici, Italy
  • Solmucaïne (Tyrothricin and Acetylcysteine, + Lidocaine)
    IBSA, Switzerland
  • Tonsilon (Tyrothricin and Benzocaine, + Benzethonium)
    Charoon Bhesaj, Thailand
  • Trachisan
    Engelhard Arzneimittel, Latvia
  • Trachisan (Tyrothricin and Chlorhexidine, + Lidocaine)
    FarmaSyn, Greece; Reckitt Benckiser Singapore, Singapore
  • Triciderm
    Ni-The, Greece
  • Tyotocin
    Algorithm, Oman
  • Tyricine (Tyrothricin and Benzocaine)
    Christo, Hong Kong
  • Tyroqualin (Tyrothricin and Dequalinium Chloride, + Lidocaine)
    Spirig HealthCare, Switzerland
  • Tyrosur
    Engelhard, Germany; Engelhard, Georgia; Engelhard, Oman; Engelhard Arzneimittel, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Engelhard Arzneimittel, Hong Kong; Raymos, Argentina; Roemmers, Ecuador; Salveo, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Tyrosur (Tyrothricin and Cetylpyridinium)
    Engelhard, Hungary; Engelhard, Lithuania
  • Tyrothricin Co (Tyrothricin and Codeine, + Benzocaine)
    Jean-Marie Pharmacal, Hong Kong
  • Tyrothricin Provita (Tyrothricin and Neomycin)
    Sigmapharm Arzneimittel, Austria
  • Tyrothricine-Lidocaine (Tyrothricin and Lidocaine)
    Melisana, Belgium
  • Tyrozets (Tyrothricin and Benzocaine)
    McNeil, Ireland; McNeil Products, United Kingdom


BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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