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Chlorhexidine Gluconate Properties

Chlorhexidine Gluconate

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Description

 

Chlorhexidine gluconate is an antiseptic used as an active ingredient in mouthwash designed to kill plaque and other oral bacteria. It is also used in non-dental applications to combat microbes.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Liquid
Brand Name Avagard;Bactoshield CHG;Betasept;ChloraPrep Frepp;ChloraPrep Sepp;Chlorascrub;Dyna-Hex;Hibiclens;Hibistat;Operand Chlorhexidine Gluconate;Peridex;PerioChip;Perioxidin;PerioGard;Hibidil 1:2000;ORO-Clense;Peridex Oral Rinse
CAS Number 18472-51-0
Density 1.06 g/ml
EINECS Number 242-354-0
InChI 1S/C22H30Cl2N10.2C6H12O7/c23-15-5-9-17(10-6-15)31-21(27)33-19(25)29-13-3-1-2-4-14-30-20(26)34-22(28)32-18-11-7-16(24)8-12-18;2*7-1-2(8)3(9)4(10)5(11)6(12)13/h5-12H,1-4,13-14H2,(H5,25,27,29,31,33)(H5,26,28,30,32,34);2*2-5,7-11H,1H2,(H,12,13)
InChIKey YZIYKJHYYHPJIB-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Melting Point 134 °C
Molar Mass 897.76 g/mol
Molecular Formula C34H54Cl2N10O14
Solubility Miscible
Synonyms Chlorhexidine Digluconate;Chlorhexidin Bigluconate;Chlorhexidine D-digluconate;1,1'-Hexamethylenebis(5-[p-chlorophenyl]biguanide);Chlorhexidine Gluconate