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Information of Cetylpyridinium Chloride (CPC) from BacMet

Compound Information

  • Compound name: Cetylpyridinium Chloride (CPC)

  • Chemical Class: Quaternary Ammonium Compounds (QACs)

  • Description: Belongs to QAC group, monovalent cation. It is an†antiseptic†that kills bacteria and other microorganisms. It is used in†mouthwashes,†toothpastes,†lozenges, throat sprays, breathe sprays, and¬†nasal sprays.

  • Database Links: CHEBI:32915

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