Salicylanilide

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Salicylanilide[1]
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Names
IUPAC name
2-Hydroxy-N-phenylbenzamide
Other names
2-Hydroxybenzanilide
Identifiers
87-17-2 YesY
ChemSpider 6610 N
Jmol-3D images Image
PubChem 6872
UNII LHP8NEY345 YesY
Properties
C13H11NO2
Molar mass 213.23 g·mol−1
Appearance White to off-white crystalline solid
Melting point 136 to 138 °C (277 to 280 °F; 409 to 411 K)
Hazards
EU classification Xi
R-phrases R36/37/38
S-phrases S36/37/39
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

Salicylanilide is a chemical compound which is the amide of salicylic acid and aniline. It is classified as both a salicylamide and an anilide.[2]

Derivatives of salicylanilide have a variety of pharmacological uses. Chlorinated derivatives including niclosamide, oxyclozanide, and rafoxanide are used as anthelmintics, especially as flukicides. Brominated derivatives including dibromsalan, metabromsalan, and tribromsalan are used as disinfectants with antibacterial and antifungal activities.


USES- it can be use as anti septic agents.

References[edit]

  1. ^ salicylanilide at chemicalland21.com
  2. ^ Salicylanilides at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings (MeSH)