Pyrocatechin | definition of Pyrocatechin by Medical dictionary
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A constituent of the catecholamines, epinephrine and norepinephrine, and dopa; used externally as an antiseptic.
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Among the antioxidant standards (ascorbic acid, gallic acid and pyrocatechin
), gallic acid presented the greater efficiency to scavenge DPPH radical, but was significantly less efficient than the Arapaho blackberry extract.