chloroxylenol

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chloroxylenol

 [klor″o-zi´lĕ-nol]
a broad-spectrum antimicrobial used in the treatment of bacterial, fungal, and yeast infections of the skin and nails.

chloroxylenol

An antiseptic drug used in mouthwashes and other preparations. The drug is on the WHO official list. A brand name is Rinstead.
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(3,10) Chloroxylenol or 4-chloro-3,5-dimethylphenol present in various commonly used antiseptic preparations and soaps is also an important cause of dermatitis of the scrotum.
activity MW Phenol 108-95-2 ND 94.1 2-Methylphenol 95-48-7 ND 108.1 4-Methylphenol 106-44-5 ND 108.1 Thymol 89-83-8 ND 150.2 Chlorothymol 89-68-9 1/400,000 184.7 4-t-Amylphenol 80-46-6 1/200,000 164.3 Carvacrol 499-75-2 ND 150.2 4-Chloro-3-methylphenol 59-50-7 1/3,000,000 142.6 4-Chloro-3,5-dimethylphenol 88-04-0 1/900,000 156.6 2,2'-Dihydroxybiphenyl 1806-29-7 ND 186.2 8-Hydroxyquinoline 148-24-3 ND 145.2 Abbreviations: CAS, Chemical Abstracts Service; MW, molecular weight; ND, not detected.