resorcinol


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resorcinol

 [rĕ-zor´sĭ-nol]
a phenol with bactericidal, fungicidal, keratolytic, exfoliative, and antipruritic activity; used especially as a topical keratolytic in the treatment of acne and other dermatoses.

re·sor·ci·nol

(rē-zōr'si-nol),
A dermal antiseptic; pyrocatechol and hydroquinone are isomers of resorcinol.
Synonym(s): resorcin

resorcinol

/re·sor·ci·nol/ (rĕ-zor´sĭ-nol) a bactericidal, fungicidal, keratolytic, exfoliative, and antipruritic agent, used especially as a topical keratolytic in the treatment of acne and other dermatoses.

resorcinol

(rĭ-zôr′sə-nôl′, -nōl′, -nŏl′) also

resorcin

(rĭ-zôr′sĭn)
n.
A white crystalline compound, C6H4(OH)2, with bactericidal, fungicidal, and keratolytic properties, used in the treatment of acne and other skin diseases and as a component of dyes and resin adhesives.

resorcinol

[rizôr′sinol]
an antiseptic substance used as a keratolytic agent in the dermatoses. It is also used in dyes and pharmaceutics and as a chemical intermediate.

resorcinol

A drug used externally that softens and helps to remove the horny outer layer of the skin. A keratolytic drug. A brand name for a preparation containing resorcinol is Eskamel.

resorcinol

topical antiseptic (bactericidal and fungicidal) agent; sometimes used to treat psoriasis and eczema; contraindicated for widespread or prolonged use

re·sor·ci·nol

(rē-zōr'si-nol)
A dermal antiseptic.

resorcinol (rizôr´sənôl´),

n an antiseptic substance used as a keratolytic agent in dermatoses.

resorcinol

a phenol with bactericidal, fungicidal, keratolytic, exfoliative and antipruritic activity; used especially as a topical keratolytic in the treatment of dermatoses.
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Recently, a paper was published in which the ion-exchange capacity of gels was altered by using together dHBA (ion-exchange moiety containing monomer) and resorcinol [21].
Mamedov and co-workers studied the oxidation of resorcinol in an alkaline medium [10].
The results of this robustness study (Table 4) presented the method to be robust for the analysis of resorcinol from any formulation at a concentration as low as 1.
Tests show that the strength of BFRP reinforced timber increased by 10% than the unreinforced timber, while the deflection of the specimen reduced by 16% under the conditions of the resorcinol adhesive.
Resorcinol (commercial grade) and 37% formaldehyde solution (Laboratory Reagent grade) were procured from M/s.
Sulfur and resorcinol are usually used together to remove dead cells and excess oils.
These aryl ester linkages are based on resorcinol rather than bisphenol A.
Other subjects are aerobic biodegradation of fish-meal wastewater, methods in the study of biodegradation of water insoluble polymer materials, biodegradation of phenol and resorcinol by a halotolerant penicilium, and kinetics and metabolic pathway of melatonin biodegradation by a bacterium isolated from mangrove sediment.
Gallic acid, phloroglucinol, resorcinol and catechin were identified at different hours of incubation.