Hexamidine

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Hexamidine
Skeletal formula of hexamidine
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Names
IUPAC name
4,4'-[hexane-1,6-diylbis(oxy)]dibenzenecarboximidamide
Other names
4-[6-(4-carbamimidoylphenoxy)hexoxy]benzamidine
Identifiers
ATC code D08AC04
R01AX07 R02AA18 S01AX08 S03AA05
3811-75-4 YesY
ChEMBL ChEMBL25105 YesY
ChemSpider 58639 YesY
DrugBank DB03808 YesY
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PubChem 65130
Properties
C20H26N4O2
Molar mass 354.446
Except where noted otherwise, data is given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

Hexamidine is an antiseptic and disinfectant. Hexomedine is the trade name of a diisethionate solution (1/1.000) of hexamidine.[1]


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Final Report on the Safety Assessment of Hexamidine and Hexamidine Diisethionate". International Journal of Toxicology 26: 79–88. 2007. doi:10.1080/10915810701663168. PMID 18273451.  edit