chlorothymol

chlorothymol

[‚klȯr·ə′thī‚mȯl]
(organic chemistry)
CH3C6H2(OH)(C3H7)Cl White crystals melting at 59-61°C; soluble in benzene alcohol, insoluble in water; used as a bactericide.
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Also contains: Stearic Acid, Glycerol Monostearate, Glycerol, Triethanolomine, Zinc Oxide, Sulfonated Castor Oil, Isopropyl Alcohol, Chlorothymol, Perfume, Docusate Sodium, Diethylene Glycolmonoethyl Ether,Water.
Thymol, which has no substituent group in the para position to the phenolic -OH group, is inactive, whereas chlorothymol, which has a chloro group in that position, is active.
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