Dichlorophen

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Dichlorophen
Dichlorophen.svg
Ball-and-stick mode of the dichlorophen molecule
Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.com International Drug Names
ATC code
Identifiers
CAS Number
PubChem CID
ChemSpider
UNII
KEGG
ChEMBL
ECHA InfoCard 100.002.335
Chemical and physical data
Formula C13H10Cl2O2
Molar mass 269.12 g/mol
3D model (JSmol)
Density 1.42 g/cm3 g/cm3
Melting point 177.5 °C (351.5 °F)
Solubility in water 0.003 g/100 mL[1] mg/mL (20 °C)
 NYesY (what is this?)  (verify)

Dichlorophen is an anticestodal agent, fungicide, germicide, and antimicrobial agent.[2] It is used in combination with toluene for the removal of parasites such as ascarids, hookworms, and tapeworms from dogs and cats.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lide, David R. (1998), Handbook of Chemistry and Physics (87 ed.), Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, pp. 8–118, ISBN 0-8493-0594-2 
  2. ^ Milne, G.W.A. (Ed.). (2005). Gardner's commercially important chemicals: Synonyms, trade names, and properties. Hoboken, N.J.: Wiley-Interscience. Google Books
  3. ^ "Code of Federal Regulations", Code of Federal Regulations, Title 21, Volume 6, U.S. Government Printing Office, 2005-04-01, retrieved 2009-05-01