OBO ID: CHEBI:59477
Term Name: chloroxine Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 5,7-dichlor-8-hydroxychinolin
  • 5,7-dichloro-8-hydroxyquinoline
  • 5,7-dichloro-8-oxyquinoline
  • 5,7-dichloro-8-quinolinol
  • 5,7-dichlorooxine
  • 5,7-dichloroquinolin-8-ol
  • 5,7-dichloroxine
  • CHQ
Definition: A monohydroxyquinoline that is quinolin-8-ol in which the hydrogens at positions 5 and 7 have been substituted by chlorine. A synthetic antibacterial prepared by chlorination of quinolin-8-ol, it is used for the treatment of dandruff and seborrhoeic dermatitis of the scalp.
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Ontology: Chebi
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