Phenol

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

Scheme

USAN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

C05BB05,D08AE03,N01BX03,R02AA19

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000108-95-2

Chemical Formula

C6-H6-O

Molecular Weight

94

Therapeutic Categories

Antipsoriatic

Disinfectant

Anesthetic, local

Analgesic agent

Pharmaceutic aid: Preservative

Agent for local antivaricose therapy

Sclerosing agent

Chemical Name

Phenol

Foreign Names

  • Phenolum (Latin)
  • Phenol (German)
  • Phénol (French)

Generic Names

  • Phenol (OS: JAN)
  • Acid carbolique (IS)
  • AI3 01814 (IS)
  • Benzenol (IS)
  • Carbolic acid (IS)
  • Caswell No.649 (IS)
  • CCRIS 504 (IS)
  • CTFA 02288 (IS)
  • Dentogene (IS: GenicotHoussia)
  • EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 064001 (IS)
  • FEMA No.3223 (IS)
  • HSDB 113 (IS)
  • Hydroxybenzene (IS)
  • Izal (IS)
  • NCI C50124 (IS)
  • NSC 36808 (IS)
  • Oxybenzene (IS)
  • Phenic acid (IS)
  • Phenylic acid (IS)
  • PhOH (IS)
  • RCRA waste number U188 (IS)
  • Phenol (PH: BP 2011, JP XV, Ph. Eur. 7, USP 34)
  • Phénol (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Phenolum (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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