benzalkonium chloride

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ben·zal·ko·ni·um chloride

A yellow-white powder prepared in an aqueous solution and used as a detergent, fungicide, bactericide, and spermicide.

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Imprimis will not dispense these formulations with preservatives such as benzalkonium chloride, which is typically used in many topical glaucoma drugs.
The top 10 pediatric allergens found in personal hygiene products across five studies in the medi cal literature include neomycin, balsam of Peru, fragrance mix, benzalkonium chloride, lanolin, cocamidopropyl betaine, formaldehyde, methylchloroisothiazolinone / methylisothiazolinone (MCI / MI), propylene glycol, and corticosteroids.
Furthermore, a proposed rule for consumer leave-on antiseptic ingredients was issued on June 30, 2016 covering the safety and efficacy of ethyl alcohol, isopropyl alcohol and benzalkonium chloride.
51008 Brimonidine Tartarate 2 Mg Plus Benzalkonium Chloride 0.
25%, Benzalkonium chloride, EDTA, Trometamol, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose) and vibeX Xtra (riboflavin 0.
But prosecutors said the disinfectant provided by FKA was 'detrimental to people's health' because of an excessive 40 percent concentration of benzalkonium chloride, compared to SCI's 5 percent.
The new, soft-foaming application solution contains the germ-killing Benzalkonium Chloride (BZK) as its active ingredient.
4-Ethoxymethylene-2-phenyl-2-oxazolin-5-one (oxazolone), 2,4-dinitrochlorobenzene, acetaminophen, 3-aminophenol, cinnamic aldehyde, isoeugenol, citral, tetramethylthiuram disulfide, 2-methoxy-4-methylphenol, resorcinol, eugenol, geraniol, cinnamic alcohol, benzalkonium chloride, vanillin, lactic acid, A,A-diethyl-3-methylbenzamide and 4-aminoacetanilide were obtained from Sigma Aldrich (Taufkirchen, Germany), whereas N,N'-bis(4-aminophenyl)-2,5-diamino-1,4-quinone-diimine (Bandrowski's base) was purchased from ICN Biomedicals (Aurora, OH, USA).
Quat-Chem has a strong history in nitrogen-based chemistry, as an internationally recognised supplier of the widely used biocidal active benzalkonium chloride, as well as amine oxide, a key surfactant.
The agency has deferred for 1 year a decision on the continued use of three other ingredients in consumer wash products: benzalkonium chloride, benzethonium chloride, and chloroxylenol.
In the coming year, ACI and its member companies will submit additional safety and effectiveness data on the key ingredients in use in consumer antibacterial soaps today: benzalkonium chloride, benzethonium cholride and chloroxylenol.
They are focusing on the relative benefits or risks of ethanol, isopropyl alcohol and benzalkonium chloride not already on the banned substance list -- which are common ingredients in sanitisers (in the UK as well as America).