Agent Name

Isoniazid

CAS Number

54-85-3

Formula

C6-H7-N3-O

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

Isonicotinohydrazide; Laniazid; Isonicotinoylhydrazine; Andrazide; Antituberkulosum; Armacide; Armazide; Atcotibine; Azuren; Bacillen; BP 5015; Cemidon; Chemiazid; Chemidon; Cotinazin; Cortinazine; Cotinizin; Defonin; Ditubin; Diforin; Ebidene; Eralon; Eutizon; Evalon; Fimalene; FSR 3; GINK; HIA; Hidranizil; Vederon; Zinadon; Tebemid; Tibinide; Tibison; Tibivis; Tibizide; Tibusan; Tisin; Tubazide; Tubeco; Tubercid; Tuberian; Tubicon; Tubomel; Tyvid; Unicozyde; Vazadrine; Hidrulta; Hidrun; Hycozid; I.A.I.; Ido-tebin; Idrazil; IN-73; INAH; Inizid; Iscotin; Ismazide; Isocidene; Isocotin; Isolyn; Isonerit; Isoniazid; Isonico; Isonicotil; Isonicotinhydrazid; Isonicotinoyl hydrazide; Isonide; Isonidrin; Isonikazid; Isonin; Isonirit; Isoniton; Isonizide; Isotebe; Isotinyl; Isozide; Laniazid; Neo-tizide; Neumandin; Nicazide; Nicizina; Nicotibine; Nidaton; Nidrazid; Niteban; Percin; Phthisen; Preparation 6424; Pyreazid; Pyrizidin; Razide; Rimicid; Rimifon; Robiselin; Robisellin; Roxifen; 5015 RP; RU-EF-Tb; Sanohidrazina; Sauterazid; Stanozide; TB-Phlogin; TB-Razide; Tebenic; Tebexin; Tebilon; Tebos; Teebaconin; Tibizide; 4-Pyridinecarboxylic acid hydrazide; Rimitsid; INH-Burgthal; Neoxin; Hyzyd; Isonicazide; Isotebezid; Hydrazid; Mybasan; Nicozide; Nicotibina; Cedin; Isocid; Hidrasonil; Nyscozid; Retozide; Niplen; Ditubin; Neoteben; Niadrin; RP 5015; Ertuban; Antimicina; Isonex; Unicozyde; Zonazide; Niconyl; Isonicid; Isonicotan; Isobicina; Isonilex; Isonindon; Nicetal; Nikozid; Pelazid; Raumanon; Tebecid; Tisiodrazida; Tizide; Isozyd; TB-Vis; Tekazin; Isidrina; Nevin; Pyricidin; Pycazide; Cotinazine; Dinacrin; INH; Isonicotinic acid hydrazide; Isoniazid; Nydrazid; Tubazid; Hydra; Isokin; Niazid; Abdizide; Anidrasona; Fetefu; Isonicotinylhydrazine; Isonizida; Tubilysin; Isotamine; [ChemFinder]

Category

Pharmaceuticals

Comments

Asthma reported in a hospital pharmacy worker; [Malo] Isoniazid is an antibiotic used to treat tuberculosis. Many side effects have been reported after ingestion of therapeutic doses, including drug-induced hepatitis. [HSDB]

Adverse Effects
Asthma

Yes

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

IARC Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

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