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Dicumarol

Also known as Dicoumarol, Bishydroxycoumarin, and 3,3'-Methylenebis(4-Hydroxy-2H-1-Benzopyran-2-One)

Dicoumarol (INN) or dicumarol (USAN) is an anticoagulant that functions as a vitamin K antagonist (similar to warfarin, for which it was the inspiration). It is also used in biochemical experiments as an inhibitor of reductases.

Source: Wikipedia

What is it prescribed for?

Patients are most commonly prescribed dicumarol to treat blastomycosis, rabies, west nile virus, and pick disease.

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