Cetrimide

Cetrimonium bromide

Description

Cetrimide is a quaternary ammonium cationic disinfectant with bactericidal activity against gram-positive and some gram-negative organisms. Cetrimide is relatively ineffective against viruses.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
Cetrimide
D Dermatologicals → D08 Antiseptics and disinfectants → D08A Antiseptics and disinfectants → D08AJ Quaternary ammonium compounds
Cetrimide
D Dermatologicals → D11 Other dermatological preparations → D11A Other dermatological preparations → D11AC Medicated shampoos

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