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Substance Name: Polyvinyl alcohol formaldehyde foam
RN: 26876-25-5
InChIKey: HIDUXZXZQUHSBT-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • Tested for use as temporary skin cover for infected wounds & burns; also used as neurosurgical patty.

Classification Codes

  • Coagulants
  • Hematologic Agents
  • Hemostatics
  • TSCA Flag XU (Exempt from Reporting under Chemical Data Reporting Rule)

Molecular Formula

  • (C2-H4-O.C-H2-O)x-

Molecular Weight

  • 74.0784
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Polyvinyl alcohol formaldehyde foam

Systematic Name

  • Formaldehyde, polymer with ethenol

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 26876-25-5

System Generated Number

  • 0026876255

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • (C2-H4-O.C-H2-O)x-

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C-H2-O
  • C2-H4-O
  • COMPONENT

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C2H4O.CH2O/c1-2-3;1-2/h2-3H,1H2;1H2

InChIKey

HIDUXZXZQUHSBT-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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C(=C)O.O=C