Product Name   :    Flubendazole
Therapeuric Category   :    Anthelmintic
EDMF/CTD   :    -
CEP   :    -
USDMF   :    -
Molecular Weight    :    313.28 g/mol
Molecular Formula   :    C16H12FN3O3
Trade Name   :    Flubenol 5%
Originator   :    Johnson and Johnson
Johnson and Johnson
CAS NO   :    31430-15-6
Flubendazole is a member of the class of mebendazole in which the benzoyl group is replaced by a p-fluorobenzoyl group. A broad-spectrum anthelmintic, it is used,particularly in veterinary medicine, for the treatment of nematodal infections. It has a role as an antinematodal drug and ateratogenic agent.
Flubendazole is an anthelmintic. Its brand name is Flutelmium which is a paste manufactured by Janssen Pharmaceutica N.V. used by veterinarians for protection against internal parasites and worms in dogs and cats. Other brand names are Flubenol, Biovermin, and Flumoxal. It is also available for human use to treat worm infections. It is available OTC (without prescription) in Europe.