bithionol


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bithionol

[bī′thī·ə‚nȯl]
(organic chemistry)
A halogenated form of bisphenol used as an ingredient in germicidal soaps and as a medicine in the treatment of clonorchiases.
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Bithionol, fenticlor, hexachlorophene ve chlorhexidine cesitli temizlik urunlerinde kullanilan antibakteriyel ajanlardir.
Treatment with Bithionol (40 mg/kg by mouth every other day for 10 doses) or Praziquantel (75 mg/kg/d for 2 or 3 days) is the treatment of choice.
This increase is primarily due to licensing fees and costs of $130,000 incurred in connection with licensing our third oncology drug candidate Bithionol.
Champions entered into an exclusive licensing agreement with Yale University and Southern Research Institute for the repurposing of Bithionol for Oncology.