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Benzethonium Chloride

  • CAS # 121-54-0
  • Formula : C27H42ClNO2
Brands : Benzethonium Chloride Benzethonium Chloride
Related categories : Cosmetics, Pharmaceutical Intermediates, Biopharma & In-Vitro Diagnostics, Pharmaceutical Ingredients
Boiling point : N/A
Melting point : 158–164 °C
Solubility : Soluble 1 in less than 1 of acetone, chloroform,ethanol (95%), and water; soluble 1 in 6000 of ether.
Molecular Weight : 448.1 g/mol
Density : 440 kg/m3
Storage Temperature : 15-25 °C
Lead Time: Available in 14 days

Product Information

Aceto offers both sourced and proprietary forms of Benzethonium Chloride to enable the best choice for fit and function. Benzethonium Chloride is a hygroscopic excipient, which meets USP requirements. It is a white crystalline material with a mild odour. Benzethonium Chloride is a quaternary ammonium compound used in pharmaceutical formulations as an antimicrobial preservative. Typically, it is used for this purpose in injections, ophthalmic and otic preparations. Benzethonium chloride is also used as a wetting and solubilizing agent as well as a topical disinfectant. We offer product complying with USP, Ph.Eu from both our A&C and Finar brands.

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