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Virginiamycin

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

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Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

D06AX10

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0011006-76-1

Therapeutic Category

Antibacterial

Chemical Name

Antibiotic produced by Streptomyces virginiae; a mixture of two principal antibiotic components virginiamycin M₁ and virginiamycin S₁

Foreign Names

  • Virginiamycinum (Latin)
  • Virginiamycin (German)
  • Virginiamycine (French)
  • Virginiamicina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Virginiamycin (OS: BAN, USAN)
  • Virginiamycine (OS: DCF)
  • E 711 (IS)
  • Staphylomycin (IS)
  • Virgimycine (IS)

Brand Names

  • Amprol HI-E / Stafac (Virginiamycin and Amprolium, + Ethopabate (veterinary use))
    Phibro Animal Health, United States
  • Avatec / Stafac (Virginiamycin and Lasalocid (veterinary use))
    Phibro Animal Health, United States; Zoetis, United States
  • Aviax / Stafac (Virginiamycin and Semduramicin (veterinary use))
    Phibro Animal Health, United States
  • Aviax II / Stafac (Virginiamycin and Semduramicin (veterinary use))
    Phibro Animal Health, United States
  • Bio-Cox / Stafac (Virginiamycin and Salinomycin (veterinary use))
    Phibro Animal Health, United States
  • Clinacox / Stafac (Virginiamycin and Diclazuril (veterinary use))
    Huvepharma, United States
  • Coban / Stafac (Virginiamycin and Monensin (veterinary use))
    Elanco Animal Health, United States; Phibro Animal Health, United States
  • Eskalin (veterinary use)
    Phibro Animal Health, Australia
  • Founderguard (veterinary use)
    Virbac, Australia; Virbac, New Zealand
  • Sacox / Stafac (Virginiamycin and Salinomycin (veterinary use))
    Huvepharma, United States
  • Stafac / Stenorol (Virginiamycin and Halofuginone (veterinary use))
    Huvepharma, United States
  • Stafac (veterinary use)
    Phibro Animal Health, United States; Phibro Animal Health, South Africa
  • Stafac and Coban (Virginiamycin and Monensin (veterinary use))
    Phibro Animal Health, United States
  • Virginiamycin Zoetis (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, United States
  • V-Max (veterinary use)
    Phibro Animal Health, United States
  • V-Max M (veterinary use)
    Phibro Animal Health, United States

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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