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Miramistin

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0015809-19-5

Chemical Formula

C26-H47-N2-O-Cl

Molecular Weight

439

Therapeutic Categories

Disinfectant

Antiseptic agent, topical

Chemical Names

Alkylamidopropylmethylbenzylammonium chloride

Benzyl-dimethyl-[3-(tetradecanoylamino)propyl]azanium chloride (IUPAC)

Foreign Name

  • Miramistin (German)

Generic Names

  • Miramystin (IS)
  • Myramistin (IS)

Brand Name

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TermDefinition
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym

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