Definition of Hexylresorcinol

1. Noun. (chemistry) A chemical compound with anaesthetic, antiseptic and antihelmintic properties. ¹



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Definition of Hexylresorcinol

1. [n -S]

Medical Definition of Hexylresorcinol

1. A substituted phenol with bacteriocidal properties used as an antiseptic in mouthwashes and skin wound cleansers; it has also been used as an antihelmintic but has largely been replaced by other drugs. Pharmacological action: anti-infective agents, local, antinematodal agent, antiplatyhelmintic agents. Chemical name: 1,3-Benzenediol, 4-hexyl- (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hexylresorcinol

hexosyltransferase
hexosyltransferases
hexoxide
hexoxides
hext
hexulose
hexuloses
hexuronic acid
hexuronic acids
hexyl
hexylamine
hexylcaine
hexylene
hexylenes
hexylic
hexylresorcinol (current term)
hexylresorcinols
hexyls
hexylthiophene
hexyne
hexynoate
hexynoic acid
hexynyl
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Literary usage of Hexylresorcinol

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1. Food Chemicals Codex: First Supplement to the Fifth Edition by Committee on Food Chemicals Codex, Institute of Medicine (U. S.) (2006)
"572-573 Infrared Spectrum, 732 Hexyl Hexanoate, 572-573 Infrared Spectrum, 732 Hexyl Isovalerate, 572-573 Hexyl 2-Methylbutyrate, 572-573 hexylresorcinol, ..."

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