Bithionol

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Bithionol
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
2,2'-sulfanediylbis(4,6-dichlorophenol)
Clinical data
Legal status
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Identifiers
CAS number 97-18-7 N
ATC code D10AB01 P02BX01 QP52AG07
PubChem CID 2406
IUPHAR ligand 2338
DrugBank DB04813
ChemSpider 2313 YesY
UNII AMT77LS62O YesY
ChEBI CHEBI:3131 YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL290106 YesY
Synonyms 2,4-dichloro- 6-(3,5-dichloro- 2-hydroxyphenyl)sulfanylphenol
Chemical data
Formula C12H6Cl4O2S 
Mol. mass 356.05 g/mol
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Bithionol is an anthelmintic used to treat Anoplocephala perfoliata (tapeworms) in horses[1] and Fasciola hepatica (liver flukes).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sanada Y, Senba H, Mochizuki R, Arakaki H, Gotoh T, Fukumoto S, Nagahata H (2009). "Evaluation of Marked Rise in Fecal Egg Output after Bithionol Administration to Horse and its Application as a Diagnostic Marker for Equine Anoplocephala perfoliata Infection" (pdf). Journal of Veterinary Medical Science 71 (5): 617–620. doi:10.1292/jvms.71.617. PMID 19498288.