undecenoic acid


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un·dec·y·len·ic ac·id

(ŭn'des-i-len'ik as'id),
An acid present in small amounts in sweat; used with its zinc salt in ointments, or as a powder.

undecenoic acid

; undecenoate fungistatic agent used to treat tinea pedis; constituent of Monphytol and Mycota preparations

undecylenic acid, undecanoic acid, undecenoic acid

an unsaturated fatty acid, used topically, in ointment or powder form, as an antifungal agent; toxic reactions are rare.