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OBO ID: CHEBI:74789
Term Name: 9-aminoacridine Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 10-amino-5-azaanthracene
  • 5-aminoacridine
  • 9-acridinamine
  • 9AA
  • acridin-9-amine
  • aminacrin
  • aminacrine
  • aminoacridina
  • aminoacridine
  • aminoacridinum
Definition: An aminoacridine that is acridine in which the hydrogen at position 9 is replaced by an amino group. A fluorescent dyd and topical antiseptic agent, it is used (usually as the hydrochloride salt) in eye drops for the treatment of superficial eye infections.
References:
Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available