Diclazuril

Title: Diclazuril
CAS Registry Number: 101831-37-2
CAS Name: 2,6-Dichloro-a-(4-chlorophenyl)-4-(4,5-dihydro-3,5-dioxo-1,2,4-triazin-2(3H)-yl)benzeneacetonitrile
Additional Names: (p-chlorophenyl)[2,6-dichloro-4-(4,5-dihydro-3,5-dioxo-as-triazin-2(3H)-yl)phenyl]acetonitrile
Manufacturers' Codes: R-64433
Trademarks: Clinacox (Janssen)
Molecular Formula: C17H9Cl3N4O2
Molecular Weight: 407.64
Percent Composition: C 50.09%, H 2.23%, Cl 26.09%, N 13.74%, O 7.85%
Literature References: Nucleotide analog with broad-spectrum anticoccidial activity. Prepn: G. M. Boeckx et al., EP 170316; eidem, US 4631278 (both 1986 to Janssen). Mechanism of action studies: L. Maes et al., J. Parasitol. 74, 931 (1988); A. Verheyen et al., ibid. 939. Efficacy against Eimeria species in turkeys: O. Vanparijs et al., Avian Dis. 33, 479 (1989); in chickens: O. Vanparijs et al., Poult. Sci. 69, 60 (1990). Preliminary evaluation in coccidial enteritis in AIDS patients: K. Kayembe et al., Lancet 1, 1397 (1989).
Properties: mp 290.5°.
Melting point: mp 290.5°
Therap-Cat-Vet: Coccidiostat.
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Diclazuril
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
2-(4-Chlorophenyl)-2-[2,6-dichloro-4-(3,5-dioxo-1,2,4-triazin-2-yl)phenyl]acetonitrile
Clinical data
Trade names Vecoxan
AHFS/Drugs.com International Drug Names
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Identifiers
CAS number 101831-37-2 YesY
ATCvet code QP51AJ03
PubChem CID 456389
ChemSpider 401855 N
UNII K110K1B1VE N
KEGG D03794 YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL284733 N
Chemical data
Formula C17H9Cl3N4O2 
Mol. mass 407.64 g/mol
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Diclazuril (trade name Vecoxan) is a coccidiostat.[1]