pyridinium

(redirected from Pyridinium chloride)

pyr·i·din·i·um

(pir'i-din'ē-ŭm),
A breakdown product of bone collagen, excreted in urine, and assayed as a measure of osteoclast activity; increased in disease states such as Paget disease, primary hyperparathyroidism, and postmenopausal osteoporosis.

py·ri·din·i·um

(pir'i-din'ē-ŭm)
A breakdown product of bone collagen, excreted in urine, and assayed as a measure of osteoclast activity; increased in disease states (e.g., Paget disease, primary hyperparathyroidism, osteoporosis).
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The treatment used cetyl pyridinium chloride (CPC), which has been used safely in mouthwashes for more than 60 years.