Carbadox

(BAN, USAN, pINN)
Carbadox Chemical formula
Synonyms: Carbadoxum; GS-6244. Methyl 3-quinoxalin-2-ylmethylenecarbazate 1,4-dioxide.
Cyrillic synonym: Карбадокс.

Chemical information

Chemical formula: C11H10N4O4 = 262.2.
CAS — 6804-07-5.

Profile

Carbadox is an antibacterial that has been used in veterinary practice for treating swine dysentery and enteritis and for promoting growth. However, its use has been prohibited in the EU and some other countries after reports of carcinogenicity.
Published December 10, 2018.