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Substance Name: Chloroxylenol [USAN:USP:INN:BAN]
RN: 88-04-0
UNII: 0F32U78V2Q
InChIKey: OSDLLIBGSJNGJE-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • Topical antiseptic.

Molecular Formula

  • C8-H9-Cl-O

Molecular Weight

  • 156.611
 

Classification Codes

  • Anthelmintics
  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Anti-Infective Agents, Local
  • Antibacterial
  • Antiparasitic Agents
  • Antiplatyhelmintic Agents
  • Disinfectants
  • Human Data
  • Mutation Data
  • Reproductive Effect
  • Schistosomicides
  • Skin / Eye Irritant
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 4-Chloro-3,5-dimethylphenol
  • Chloroxylenol
  • Chloroxylenol [USAN:USP:INN:BAN]
  • p-Chloro-m-xylenol
  • Phenol, 4-chloro-3,5-dimethyl-

Synonyms

  • 2-Chloro-5-hydroxy-1,3-dimethylbenzene
  • 2-Chloro-5-hydroxy-m-xylene
  • 2-Chloro-m-xylenol
  • 3,5-Dimethyl-4-chlorophenol
  • 4-06-00-03152 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • 4-Chloro-1-hydroxy-3,5-dimethylbenzene
  • 4-Chloro-3,5-dimethylphenol
  • 4-Chloro-3,5-xylenol
  • 4-Chloro-m-xylenol
  • AI3-08632
  • Benzytol
  • BRN 1862539
  • Camel (pesticide)
  • Caswell No. 218
  • Chloro-xylenol
  • Chloroxylenol
  • Chloroxylenolum
  • Chloroxylenolum [INN-Latin]
  • Chlorxylenolum
  • Clorossilenolo
  • Clorossilenolo [DCIT]
  • Cloroxilenol
  • Cloroxilenol [INN-Spanish]
  • Desson
  • Dettol
  • Dettol, liquid antiseptic
  • EINECS 201-793-8
  • EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 086801
  • Espadol
  • HSDB 7427
  • Husept Extra
  • Nipacide MX
  • NSC 4971
  • Ottasept
  • Ottasept Extra
  • p-Chloro-3,5-xylenol
  • p-Chloro-m-xylenol
  • Parachlorometaxylenol
  • PCMX
  • Phenol, 4-chloro-3,5-dimethyl-
  • RBA 777
  • Septiderm-Hydrochloride
  • UNII-0F32U78V2Q
  • Vionexus
  • Willenol V

Systematic Names

  • 3,5-Xylenol, 4-chloro-
  • Chloroxylenol
  • Phenol, 4-chloro-3,5-dimethyl-

Superlist Names

  • 4-Chloro-3,5-dimethylphenol
  • 4-Chloro-3,5-xylenol

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 88-04-0

FDA UNII

  • 0F32U78V2Q

Related Registry Numbers

  • 54983-54-9 (hydrochloride salt)
  • 58962-45-1 (potassium salt)

System Generated Number

  • 0000088040

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C8H9ClO/c1-5-3-7(10)4-6(2)8(5)9/h3-4,10H,1-2H3

InChIKey

OSDLLIBGSJNGJE-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

c1(c(cc(O)cc1C)C)Cl

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 115gm/kg (115000mg/kg)   Journal of the American Pharmaceutical Association, Scientific Edition. Vol. 41, Pg. 595, 1952.
mouse LD50 oral 1gm/kg (1000mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: ATAXIA

BEHAVIORAL: ALTERED SLEEP TIME (INCLUDING CHANGE IN RIGHTING REFLEX)

GASTROINTESTINAL: OTHER CHANGES
Science Reports of the Research Institutes, Tohoku University, Series C: Medicine. Vol. 36(1-4), Pg. 10, 1989.
rat LD50 oral 3830mg/kg (3830mg/kg) KIDNEY, URETER, AND BLADDER: OTHER CHANGES

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: OTHER CHANGES

GASTROINTESTINAL: OTHER CHANGES
Journal of the American College of Toxicology. Vol. 4(5), Pg. 147, 1985.
women LDLo oral 6mL/kg (6mL/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: RESPIRATORY STIMULATION

VASCULAR: BP LOWERING NOT CHARACTERIZED IN AUTONOMIC SECTION

KIDNEY, URETER, AND BLADDER: URINE VOLUME DECREASED
Postgraduate Medical Journal. Vol. 53, Pg. 229, 1977.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 115 deg C   EXP
Boiling Point 246 deg C   EXP
pKa Dissociation Constant 9.702 (none) 25 EXP
log P (octanol-water) 3.27 (none)   EXP
Water Solubility 250 mg/L 20 EXP
Vapor Pressure 0.011 mm Hg 25 EST
Henry's Law Constant 5.06E-07 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 6.67E-11 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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