Rafoxanide, CAS No. 22662- 39-1 , is an Organic compound associated with the family of Salicylanilides anthelmintic . It has Mol Formula C19H11 Cl2I2NO3, Mol. Wt 626.01 gm/mol. It falls under the category of chlorinated derivatives of Salicylanilides, the other chlorinated derivatives include Oxyclozamide & Niclosamide. These chlorinated derivatives are used as Anthelmintic drugs for veterinary use against parasitic worm infections .
Rafoxanide, is an effective anti parasitic drug (for veterinary use only), in the treatment and control of Liver flukes, gastrointestinal round worms in Sheep, Cattle, goats. Its anti-parasitic action not only kills the parasite , but it prevents its infestation.
However this drug should not be used for livestock, dogs, cats. Further, Veterinary drugs should never be used for Human beings. The information given above is based on our current knowledge and should not be considered as an intention of our Company to provide any medical information or as an advice for animal specific treatment. For any medical attention for your animals, livestock, we advise our customers to consult a Veterinarian/ Veterinary Doctor and act as per his advice.
The Company has its Manufacturing facility at C-105, MIDC, Mahad, Dist.: Raigad Maharashtra, Pin -Code 402302, duly approved by FDA Maharashtra State.
Specifications - Rafoxanide
|Molecular weight||626.01 g/mol.|
|Description||A greyish white to brown powder.|
|Sulphated ash||Not more than 0.1 %.|
|Loss on drying||Not more than 0.50 %.|
|Assay||Between 98.0 % and 101.0 %.|