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Compound Summary for: CID 8478

Benzethonium

Also known as: benzethonium chloride, 121-54-0, Phemeride, Quatrachlor, Phemerol Chloride, Solamin, Benzethonii chloridum, Disilyn
Molecular Formula: C27H42ClNO2   Molecular Weight: 448.08088   InChIKey: UREZNYTWGJKWBI-UHFFFAOYSA-M
Bactericidal cationic quaternary ammonium surfactant used as a topical anti-infective agent. It is an ingredient in medicaments, deodorants, mouthwashes, etc., and is used to disinfect apparatus, etc., in the food processing and pharmaceutical industries, in surgery, and also as a preservative. The compound is toxic orally as a result of neuromuscular blockade.   From: MeSH
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