OBO ID: CHEBI:78857
Term Name: 2,2,3,3-tetrahydroxy-2,3-dihydronaphthalene-1,4-dione Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 2,2,3,3-tetrahydroxy-2,3-dihydronaphthalene-1,4-dione
  • 2,3-dihydro-2,2,3,3-tetrahydroxy-1,4-naphthoquinone
  • oxoline
  • oxoline dihydrate
Definition: A ketone hydrate that is naphthalene-1,2,3,4-tetrone in which water has been added to the keto groups at positions 2 and 3. It has been used as an antiviral agent in nasal ointment.
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Ontology: Chebi
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