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Chemical Clofazimine

Name Clofazimine
CAS Type 1 Name 2-Phenazinamine, N,5-bis(4-chlorophenyl)-3,5-dihydro-3-((1-methylethyl)imino)-
Equivalent Terms B663 | B 663 | B-663 | G 30,320 | G-30,320 | G30,320 | Lamprene | N,5-Bis(4-chlorophenyl)-3,5-dihydro-3-((1-methylethyl)imino)-2-phenazinamine
CAS Registry Number 2030-63-9
Definition A fat-soluble riminophenazine dye used for the treatment of leprosy. It has been used investigationally in combination with other antimycobacterial drugs to treat Mycobacterium avium infections in AIDS patients. Clofazimine also has a marked anti-inflammatory effect and is given to control the leprosy reaction, erythema nodosum leprosum. (From AMA Drug Evaluations Annual, 1993, p1619)
Structure Clofazimine
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MeSH® ID D002991
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  3-(4-hydroxyanilino)-10-(4-chlorophenyl)-2,10-dihydro-2-isopropyliminophenazine
  3-(beta-D-glucopyranosiduronic acid)-10-(4-chlorophenyl)-2,10-dihydro-2-isopropyliminophenazine
  B 1056
  B1912
  B 4121
  B 4154
  B 4157
  B 669
  B 746
  B 749
  B 775