Carnidazole

(BAN, USAN, pINN)
Carnidazole Chemical formula
Synonyms: Carnidazol; Carnidazolum; R-25831; R-28096 (carnidazole hydrochloride). O-Methyl [2-(2-methyl-5-nitroimidazol-1-yl)ethyl]thiocarbamate.
Cyrillic synonym: Карнидазол.

Chemical information

Chemical formula: C8H12N4O3S = 244.3.
CAS — 42116-76-7.
ATC Vet — QP51AA09.

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Carnidazole is a 5-nitroimidazole derivative similar to metronidazole. It is used in veterinary practice for the control of trichomoniasis in pigeons.
Published October 21, 2018.