Active Ingredient(s): Sodium Tetradecyl Sulfate
FDA Approved: * August 13, 1946
Pharm Company: * ELKINS SINN
Category: Blood Vessels

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Sotradecol Overview

Sodium tetradecyl sulfate (STS) is a commonly used synonym for 7-ethyl-2-methyl-4-undecanyl sulfate sodium salt[1] which is anionic surfactant that is the active component of the sclerosant drug Sotradecol. It is commonly used in the treatment of varicose and spider veins of the leg, during the procedure of sclerotherapy. Being a detergent, its action is on the lipid molecules in the cells of the vein wall, causing inflammatory destruction of the internal lining of the vein an...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Sodium Tetradecyl Sulfate
  • Injection: 1%, 20mg/2ml (10mg/ml), 3%, 60mg/2ml (30mg/ml)
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Sotradecol: (4 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 65974-162 Sotradecol 10 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Angiodynamics
  • 65974-163 Sotradecol 30 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Angiodynamics
  • 67457-162 Sotradecol 10 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Mylan Institutional LLC
  • 67457-163 Sotradecol 30 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Mylan Institutional LLC

Other drugs which contain Sodium Tetradecyl Sulfate or a similar ingredient: (1 result)

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