benzalkonium chloride


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ben·zal·ko·ni·um chloride

 (bĕn′zăl-kō′nē-əm)
n.
A yellow-white powder prepared in an aqueous solution and used as a detergent, fungicide, bactericide, and spermicide.

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Tenders are invited for Choline Salicylate, Benzalkonium Chloride And Lignocaine Hydrochloride Gel For The Mouth 10 Gm Tube
Acetylated lanolin alcohol softens and smoothes the hair, while glycerin retains moisture and benzalkonium chloride provides antistatic properties to neutralize frizz and improve wet and dry comb through.
The product is formulated with benzalkonium chloride, an active ingredient that is used as a sterilizing agent for surgical instruments and can be found in Bayer Corp.
TRAVATANZ[TM] solution is the first prostaglandin analogue that is free of benzalkonium chloride (BAC), a commonly used preservative in topical ocular medications.
The cationic surface active agent is at least one agent selected from lauryl dihydroxyethyl amine, hexadecyl amine, hexadecyl hydroxyethyl amine, lauryl amine acetate, hexadecyl poly (15) hydroxy ethyl amine, lauryl dimethyl benzalkonium chloride, oleyl dihydroxyethyl methyl ammonium chloride and octadecyl dimethyl benzalkonium.
The 4-inch by 5-inch wipes use benzalkonium chloride to prevent infection and are designed primarily for use on minor cuts and burns.
RegeneRx Biopharmaceuticals (AMEX:RGN) reported today that researchers at the Wayne State University School of Medicine and the Kresge Eye Institute in Detroit, Michigan, found that thymosin beta 4 (TB4) could significantly reduce the death of human ophthalmic cells (apoptosis) treated with benzalkonium chloride (BAK), in vitro.
Tenders are invited for Fluticasone Furate With Azelastine Plus Benzalkonium Chloride In Bottle
The mild preservative is selected from esters, phenols, phenoxyethanol, paraben, methyl paraben, butyl paraben, ethyl paraben, propyl paraben, isobutyl paraben, isopropyl paraben, polyquaternium-1, benzalkonium chloride, sorbic acid, potassium sorbate, polyaminopropyl biguani-dine, diazolidinyl urea and any combinations thereof.
The company's new Curad Wound Wipes consist of alcohol, free nonwoven pads that have been impregnated with the antibacterial agent benzalkonium chloride to pick up dirt, help cleanse the wound and fight germs.
Gabriel Sosne and his colleagues indicating TB4's ability, in vitro, to prevent apoptosis (cell death) in the outer layers of the eye after chronic use of eye drops containing benzalkonium chloride (BAK).
as foam boosters and rheology' modifiers for sulfate-free or sulfate shampoos; as rheology and texture modifiers for rinse-off and leave-on hair conditioners; as styling polymers and rheology modifiers for hair styling gels with improved ingredient compatibility; and as thickeners for ethanol-based hand sanitizers that enable the use of benzalkonium chloride, according to the company.