Hexylresorcinol

Hexylresorcinol is an organic compound with anaesthetic, antiseptic and anthelmintic properties. It is available for use topically on small skin infections, or as an ingredient in throat lozenges. A study published in Chemical Research in Toxicology shows that 4-hexylresorcinol used as a food additive (E-586) exhibits some estrogenic activity, i.e...
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hexylresorcinol

<chemical> A substituted phenol with bacteriocidal properties used as an antiseptic in mouthwashes and skin wound cleansers; it has also been used as an antihelmintic but has largely been replaced by other drugs. ... Pharmacological action: anti-infective agents, local, antinematodal agent, antiplatyhelmintic agents. ... Chemical name: 1,3-Be...
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hexylresorcinol

(from the article `antimicrobial agent`) ...used in combination with other antiseptic agents. The phenols contain a large number of common antiseptics and disinfectants, among them phenol ...
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hexylresorcinol

(hek″sәl-rә-sor´sĭ-nol) a phenol compound with bactericidal properties used as an antiseptic in mouthwashes and skin wound cleansers.
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hexylresorcinol

Type: Term Pronunciation: hek′sil-rē-zōr′si-nol Definitions: 1. A broad spectrum anthelmintic and antiseptic.
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