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Substance Name: Benzethonium
RN: 10172-60-8
UNII: 1VU15B70BP
InChIKey: SIYLLGKDQZGJHK-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • Bactericidal cationic quaternary ammonium surfactant used as a topical anti-infective agent. It is an ingredient in medicaments, deodorants, mouthwashes, etc., and is used to disinfect apparatus, etc., in the food processing and pharmaceutical industries, in surgery, and also as a preservative. The compound is toxic orally as a result of neuromuscular blockade.

Molecular Weight

  • 412.6338
 

Classification Codes

  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Anti-Infective Agents, Local
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Benzethonium

MeSH Heading

  • Benzethonium

Synonyms

  • Ammonium, benzyldimethyl(2-(2-(p-(1,1,3,3-tetramethylbutyl)phenoxy)ethoxy)ethyl)-
  • Benzenemethanaminium, N,N-dimethyl-N-(2-(2-(4-(1,1,3,3-tetramethylbutyl)phenoxy)ethoxy)ethyl)
  • Benzyldimethyl(2-(2-(p-(1,1,3,3-tetramethylbutyl)phenoxy)ethoxy)ethyl)ammonium
  • UNII-1VU15B70BP

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 10172-60-8

FDA UNII

  • 1VU15B70BP

System Generated Number

  • 0010172608

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C27H42NO2/c1-26(2,3)22-27(4,5)24-13-15-25(16-14-24)30-20-19-29-18-17-28(6,7)21-23-11-9-8-10-12-23/h8-16H,17-22H2,1-7H3/q+1

InChIKey

SIYLLGKDQZGJHK-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

CC(C)(C)CC(C)(C)c1ccc(cc1)OCCOCC[N+](C)(C)Cc2ccccc2