Sodium Hypochlorite

Scheme

JAN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

D08AX07

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0007681-52-9

Chemical Formula

Na-O-Cl·5H2O

Molecular Weight

164

Therapeutic Categories

Antiseptic agent

Disinfectant

Chemical Name

Hypochlorous acid, sodium salt (USP)

Foreign Names

  • Natrium hypochlorosum (Latin)
  • Natrium hypochlorit (German)
  • Hipoclorito sódico (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Bleichlauge (IS)
  • Dakins solution (IS)
  • Javel water (IS)
  • Labarraque solution (IS)
  • Natrium hypochlorosum (IS)
  • Sodium Hypochlorite (PH: USP 34)
  • Solution concentrée d'hypochlorite de sodium (PH: Ph. Franç. X)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
PHPharmacopoeia Name
USPPharmacopoeia of the United States

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