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In the US, Uracil is a member of the following drug classes: miscellaneous antimalarials, tetracyclines and is used to treat Cervicitis, Chancroid, Gonococcal Infection - Uncomplicated and Rosacea.



CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Adjunct to antineoplastic therapy

Chemical Name


Foreign Name

  • Uracil (German)

Generic Names

  • Uracil (OS: JAN, USAN)
  • BMS 205603-01 (IS)
  • SQ 6201 (IS)
  • SQ 7726 (IS)
  • SQ 8493 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Fimer (Uracil and Tegafur)
    LKM, Argentina
  • Furil (Uracil and Tegafur)
    Lotus Pharmaceuticals, Taiwan
  • Tefudex (Uracil and Tegafur)
    Korea United Pharma, Philippines
  • Tegracil (Uracil and Tegafur)
    Shin Poong, South Korea
  • Teroful (Uracil and Tegafur)
    Kwang Dong, South Korea
  • UFT (Uracil and Tegafur)
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, Brazil; Merck, Egypt; Merck, Lithuania; Merck, Netherlands; Merck, Turkey; Merck S.L., Spain; Taiho, Singapore; Taiho, Taiwan
  • UFT ET (Uracil and Tegafur)
    Toho Yakuhin, Japan
  • UFT T (Uracil and Tegafur)
    Toho Yakuhin, Japan
  • UFT-E (Uracil and Tegafur)
    Jeil, South Korea
  • Ufur (Uracil and Tegafur)
    American Taiwan Biopharm, Thailand; TTY, Malaysia; TTY Biopharm, Taiwan
  • Unitoral (Uracil and Tegafur)
    Korea United Pharm, Georgia


ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
USANUnited States Adopted Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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