Methylene green

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Methylene green
Methylene green.svg
Names
IUPAC name
[7-(dimethylamino)-4-nitrophenothiazin-3-ylidene]-dimethylazanium chloride
Other names
Basic Green 5; CI 52020
Identifiers
3D model (Jmol)
ChemSpider
ECHA InfoCard 100.018.392
MeSH C028673
UNII
Properties
C16H17ClN4O2S
Molar mass 364.85 g/mol
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Infobox references

Methylene green is a heterocyclic aromatic chemical compound similar to methylene blue. It is used as a dye.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Senior W (November 1969). "Staining of animal tissues with the dye base of methylene green in benzene to facilitate identification and selection of material". Stain Technol. 44 (6): 269–71. PMID 4187577. 

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