Chloroxylenol

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Common Name:Chloroxylenol
Other Names
4-chloro-3,5-dimethylphenol, p-chloro-m-xylenol, parachlorometaxylenol, 2-chloro-5-hydroxy-1,3-dimethylbenzene, 3,5-dimethyl-4-chlorophenol,Sween Prep®, Dettol®
Chemical Information
Molecular Structure
Chloroxylenol Molecule
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Relevant Clinical Literature
Other Wikis
Wikipedia on Chloroxylenol (Less technical, ? quality control)

Used in solution as an antiseptic as in Dettol® or as a soap as in Derma Cidol® which is chloroxylenol dissolved in sodium C14-16 olefin sulfonate (tetradecane-1-sulfonate). It is also a schistosomicide.