Product Information

Product NameTriclosan USP
Cas NO3380-34-5
Molecular Weight 289.536
Molecular formulaC12H7Cl3O2
Therap.Cat : Fatty Acid Synthesis Inhibitors
Compounds that interfere with Fatty Acid Synthase resulting in a reduction of Fatty acids. This is a target mechanism in humans of some Antineoplastic agents and Anti-obesity agents and of some Anti-infective agents which interfere with cell wall and cell membrane formation.
Anti-Infective Agents, Local
Substances used on humans and other animals that destroy harmful microorganisms or inhibit their activity. They are distinguished from Disinfectants, which are used on inanimate objects.