Iodochlorohydroxyquinoline (Clioquionol)

Molecular Structure

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Uses of Product

It has primarily been used as an anti-diarrheal medication. It is used in the treatment of acute and chronic amoebic dysentery, colitis, in GItrack infections like amoebiasis, in dermatophytosis, mycosis barbae. seborrhoeicdermatitis, infected eczema, furunculosis and pityriasis versicoior {athlete's foot}, ermatitis, Impetigo, monilial and trichomonas vaginitis, Giardiasis.

Technical Details
CAS No 130-26-7
Mol. Formul C9H5ClINO
Mol. Weigh 305.5
Category Antiamoebic & Topical Anti-infective
Description Yellowish white to brownish yellow powder; odour, faint and characteristic
Solubility Practically insoluble in water, sparingly soluble in methylene chloride, soluble in hot ethyl acetate and in hot glacial acetic acid, Freely soluble in dimethylformamide and in pyridine
Melting Point About 180 °C
Acidity or Alkalinity Passes as per Pharmacopoeia
Halides Not more than 140 PPM
Free Iodine & Iodine Passes as per Pharmacopoeia
Related Substance Passes as per pharmacopoeia
Residue on ignition/Sulphated ash Not more than 0.1 % w/w
Loss on drying Not more than 0.5 % w/w
Assay Between 97 and 101 % w/w

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