Butenafine Hydrochloride

(BANM, USAN, rINNM)
Butenafine Hydrochloride Chemical formula
Synonyms: Butenafiinihydrokloridi; Buténafine, Chlorhydrate de; Butenafinhydroklorid; Butenafini Hydrochloridum; Hidrocloruro de butenafina; KP-363. N-(p-tert-Butylbenzyl)N-methyl-1-naphthalenemethylamine hydrochloride; 4tert-Butylbenzyl(methyl)(1naphthalenemethyl)amine hydrochloride.
Cyrillic synonym: Бутенафина Гидрохлорид.

💊 Chemical information

Chemical formula: C23H27N,HCl = 353.9.
CAS — 101828-21-1 (butenafine); 101827-46-7 ATC — D01 AE23.
ATC Vet — QD01AE23.

💊 Profile

Butenafine is a benzylamine antifungal with actions similar to those of the allylamine antifungal terbinafine. The hydrochloride is used topically as a 1% cream for the treatment of superficial dermatophyte infections.
1. McNeely W, Spencer CM. Butenafine. Drugs 1998; 55: 405–12.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Arg.: Buticrem†; Ingebut; Austria: Zaxem; Canad.: Scholl Athlete’s Foot†; Chile: Dermacom; India: Butop†; Fintop; Israel: Mentax; Jpn: Mentax; Philipp.: Funcid; USA: Lotrimin Ultra; Mentax.
Published October 19, 2018.