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Xylazine

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

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0007361-61-7

Chemical Formula

C12-H16-N2-S

Molecular Weight

220

Therapeutic Categories

Sedative agent

Analgesic agent

Muscle relaxant

Chemical Name

4H-1,3-tiazin-2-amine, N-(2,6-dimetylphenyl)-5,6-dihydro-

Foreign Names

  • Xylazinum (Latin)
  • Xylazin (German)
  • Xylazine (French)
  • Xilazina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Xylazine (OS: BAN)
  • Bayer 1470 (IS)
  • Xylazine (PH: USP 41)
  • Xylazine Hydrochloride (OS: USAN, BANM)
  • Bay Va 1470 (IS)
  • Xylazine (chlorhydrate de) pour usage vétérinaire (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Xylazine Hydrochloride (PH: BP vet. 2018, USP 41)
  • Xylazine hydrochloride for veterinary use (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Xylazinhydrochlorid für Tiere (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Xylazini hydrochloridum ad usum veterinarium (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names

  • Anased 10% [veterinary use]
    Lloyd, New Zealand
  • Anased 2% [veterinary use]
    Lloyd, New Zealand
  • Chanazine [veterinary use]
    Chanelle Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing, Ireland
  • Chanazine 10% [veterinary use]
    Chanelle Animal Health, United Kingdom; Chanelle Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing, Iceland
  • Chanazine 2% [veterinary use]
    Chanelle, Netherlands; Chanelle Animal Health, United Kingdom
  • Chanazine 2% vet [veterinary use]
    Chanelle Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing, Iceland
  • Chanazine 20 mg/ml Rinder, Pferde, Hunde und Katzen [veterinary use]
    Chanelle Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing, Austria
  • Megaxilor [veterinary use]
    Bio98, Italy
  • Nerfasin vet. 100mg/ml dla bydta i koni For Cattle and horses [veterinary use]
    Le Vet, Poland
  • Nerfasin vet. 20mg/ml dla bydta, koni, psow i kotow For cattle, horses, dogs and cats [veterinary use]
    Le Vet, Poland
  • Paxman [veterinary use]
    Virbac, France
  • Phoenix Xylazine 10% [veterinary use]
    Phoenix, New Zealand
  • Phoenix Xylazine 2% [veterinary use]
    Phoenix, New Zealand
  • Phoenix Xylazine 5% [veterinary use]
    Phoenix, New Zealand
  • Sedaxylan [veterinary use]
    Albrecht, Germany; Eurovet Animal Health BV, United Kingdom
  • Vetaxyl [veterinary use]
    Przedsiebiorstwo Wielobranzowe Vet-Agro, Poland
  • Virbaxyl 10% w/v [veterinary use]
    Virbac, United Kingdom
  • Xylacare 2% w/v [veterinary use]
    Animalcare, United Kingdom
  • XylaMed [veterinary use]
    Cross Vetpharm Group, United States
  • Xylapan [veterinary use]
    Vetoquinol Biowet, Estonia; Vetoquinol Biowet, Poland; Vetoquinol UK Ltd, United Kingdom
  • Xylavet [veterinary use]
    Intervet SA MSD, South Africa
  • Xylaze Forte [veterinary use]
    Bayer New Zealand, New Zealand
  • Xylazin 2% [veterinary use]
    aniMedica, Germany
  • AA-Xylazine 20 mg/ml [veterinary use]
    A.A.-Vet, Netherlands
  • Aescoket Plus [+ Ketamine, + Atropin] [veterinary use]
    Aesculaap, Netherlands
  • Anased [veterinary use]
    Akorn Animal Health, United States
  • Chanazine [veterinary use]
    Chanelle Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing, United States
  • Fentazin 5 [+ Azaperone, + Fentanyl] [veterinary use]
    Bayer New Zealand, New Zealand
  • Narcoxyl [veterinary use]
    MSD Animal, Norway
  • Nerfasin [veterinary use]
    Le Vet, Belgium; Le Vet Beheer, Ireland; Le Vet Pharma B.V., United Kingdom; Vetcare, Finland; Virbac, Norway; Virbac, Sweden
  • Nerfasin 100 mg/ml [veterinary use]
    Axience, France
  • Nerfasin 100 mg/ml für Rinder und Pferde [veterinary use]
    Le Vet, Austria
  • Nerfasin 100 mg/ml voor runderen en paarden [veterinary use]
    Le Vet, Netherlands
  • Nerfasin 20 mg/ml [veterinary use]
    Axience, France
  • Nerfasin 20 mg/ml für Rinder, Pferde, Hunde und Katzen [veterinary use]
    Le Vet, Austria
  • Nerfasin 20 mg/ml voor runderen, paarden, honden en katten [veterinary use]
    Le Vet, Netherlands
  • Nerfasin vet [veterinary use]
    Le Vet, Iceland
  • Phoenix Xylaket [+ Ketamine] [veterinary use]
    Phoenix, New Zealand
  • Proxylaz [veterinary use]
    Prodivet Pharmaceuticals, Belgium; Veyx Pharma, Germany
  • Rompun [veterinary use]
    Bayer, United Kingdom; Bayer, Italy; Bayer AH, South Africa; Bayer Animal Health, Belgium; Bayer Animal Health, Norway; Bayer Animal Health, Sweden; Bayer Animal Health, United States; Bayer Santé Animale, France; Orion Pharma Eläinlääkkeet, Finland
  • Rompun 2% [veterinary use]
    Bayer, Italy; Bayer Animal Health, Belgium; Bayer Santé Animale, France; Bayer Vital, Germany; Provet, Switzerland
  • Rompun 20 mg/ml [veterinary use]
    Bayer Austria, Austria
  • Rompun vet [veterinary use]
    Animal Health Division Bayer HealthCare AG, Iceland
  • Sedamun 20 mg/ml [veterinary use]
    Eurovet Animal Health, Netherlands
  • Sedaxyl [veterinary use]
    Kela, Belgium
  • Sedaxylan [veterinary use]
    Eurovet, Italy; Eurovet Animal Health, Belgium; Eurovet Animal Health, Ireland; Eurovet Animal Health, Israel; Eurovet Animal Health, Netherlands; Virbac, South Africa
  • Sedaxylan 20 mg/ml [veterinary use]
    Dechra Veterinary Products, France
  • Sedaxylan 20 mg/ml für Hunde, Katzen, Pferde und Rinder [veterinary use]
    Eurovet Animal Health, Austria
  • Sedazin [veterinary use]
    Biowet Pulawy, Poland
  • Sedazine [veterinary use]
    Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, United States
  • Sedazine 10% [veterinary use]
    AST, Netherlands
  • Sedazine 2% [veterinary use]
    AST, Netherlands
  • Sedazine 20 [veterinary use]
    AST, Netherlands
  • Thiazine 100 [veterinary use]
    Ceva Animal Health, Australia
  • Virbaxyl [veterinary use]
    Virbac, Italy
  • Xilor [veterinary use]
    Bio98, Italy
  • Xylalin [veterinary use]
    Ceva Sante Animale, Netherlands
  • Xylapan [veterinary use]
    Vetochas, Germany; Vetoquinol Ireland, Ireland
  • Xylapan 20 mg/ml [veterinary use]
    Vetoquinol Österreich, Austria
  • Xylariem [veterinary use]
    Ecuphar, Germany; Rebopharm, Germany
  • Xylasan 2% [veterinary use]
    Alfasan International, Netherlands
  • Xylasel 2% [veterinary use]
    Selectavet, Germany
  • Xylasin 2% Für Rind, Pferd, Hund und Katze [veterinary use]
    Virbac, Switzerland
  • Xylasol [veterinary use]
    CP-Pharma, Ireland
  • Xylasol 100 mg/ml voor runderen en paarden [veterinary use]
    CP-Pharma, Netherlands
  • Xylasol 20 mg/ml [veterinary use]
    aniMedica, Austria
  • Xylasol 20 mg/ml voor runderen, paarden, honden en katten [veterinary use]
    CP-Pharma, Netherlands
  • Xylasol Für Wiederkäuer, Pferde, Hunde und Katzen [veterinary use]
    Gräub, Switzerland
  • Xylavet [veterinary use]
    Bio Vet, Sweden; CPPharma, Germany
  • Xylavet 2% [veterinary use]
    Fatro, Poland
  • Xylaze [veterinary use]
    Bayer New Zealand, New Zealand
  • Xylazil-100 for Horses [veterinary use]
    Ilium Veterinary Products, Australia
  • Xylazil-20 for Cattle, Sheep, Goats, Dogs and Cats [veterinary use]
    Ilium Veterinary Products, Australia
  • Xylazin 2% [veterinary use]
    Ceva, Germany
  • Xylazin 2% Bernburg [veterinary use]
    Serumber, Germany
  • Xylazin Streuli [veterinary use]
    Streuli Vet, Switzerland
  • Xylazine 2% [veterinary use]
    Alfasan, Estonia
  • Xylazine 20 mg/ml voor katten [veterinary use]
    Kepro, Netherlands
  • Xylazine 500mg [veterinary use]
    Dopharma Veterinaire Farmaca, Netherlands
  • Xylazine HCl [veterinary use]
    Strategic, United States
  • Xyl-M [veterinary use]
    V.M.D, Belgium
  • Xysol [veterinary use]
    CP-Pharma, Norway; VetMedic, Finland; VM Pharma, Sweden

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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